As an architect you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown.” – Norman Foster
The Indian architecture is a perfect blend of various architectural styles since it has been influenced by various dynasties. All these dynasties and regions find due expression in India. The Indian architecture is a great celebration of the creativity of the known and unknown artisans who dedicated their lives to bring to life these wondrous pieces of alluring beauty.
The architecture of India is classified as forts, palaces, mosques, temples, churches and museums. The history of Indian architecture dates back to the Indus valley civilization that had its existence around five thousand years ago.
The Indo- European style architecture is a gift from the British that left India with the social customs, the legacy of English language and great methods of administrative functioning that are spread across the widely varied terrains of India.