Interesting Indian Objects!

Konark wheel.  It depicts the wheel of a chariot which has been interpreted as the ‘Wheel of Life’. It portrays the cycle of creation, preservation and achievement of realization.  Some also believe that the Wheel of Konark is the same as the Dharmachakra of the Buddhists – The Wheel of Karma, The Wheel of the Law.

konarhwheel

Jharokha. It  is a type of overhanging enclosed balcony used in Architecture of Rajasthan . Jharokhas jutting forward from the wall plane could be used both for adding to the architectural beauty of the building itself or for a specific purpose. One of the most important functions it served was to allow women to see the events outside without being seen themselves.

jharokha2

Above photographs were taken by Nikon D3200.

Guchi.

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