|A beautiful garden tomb, Emperor Humayan’s
wife commissioned this structure after he died
in 1556. The use of water flowing throughout
the grounds was revolutionary. The architecture
used here was influential on the Taj Mahal.
|Lotus Temple in New Delhi is a Baha’i Temple.
Beautiful architecture on the outside. The inside
is completely unadorned and completely silent.
|Wild parakeets were abundant in New Delhi. A
lovely ornament to set off the sandstone carving.
|Keeping posterity dust free.|
|Can you imagine climbing up
such a grand staircase hundreds
of years ago?
|Indian women have such beautiful colors in their
sari scarves. Even this woman cleaning the floor
is proudly color coordinated.
|Inside the Red Fort, where the
Emperors of India lived for over
200 years. An iconic symbol of
India, people gather here on Indian
Independence Day, August 15th,
to raise a patriotic flag while the
Prime Minister gives a speech.