6 UNIQUE MODERN DAY ARCHITECTURAL WONDERS OF JAIPUR
“We shape our buildings; thereafter they shape us”
Jaipur is a treasure chest of architectural marvels and is worldwide famous because of its technical details and beauty. From town planning to entrance gates, from step wells to humongous majestic forts and palaces, Jaipur has it all. Amer Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Gaitore Ki Chattriyan, Panna Meena Ka Kund this city has an endless list of magnificent monuments. This feature of Jaipur city has only enhanced with time.
Here’s a list of Jaipur’s modern day architectural marvels that should definitely be on your must-see list!
Situated at Tonk Road, this is one of the finest pieces of architecture that you’ll see around Jaipur. This colorful building will leave you awe-inspired. Made in a Lotus like shape this building takes your breath away during day time. It becomes as explosive at night with crackling effects of the veins and color changing effects on the special glass at night.
The multi-colored building in the middle of the hustle of the city looks alluring at night when the sky up is all dark!
WORLD TRADE PARK
Located at Malviya Nagar, World Trade Park (WTP), Jaipur was inaugurated by the Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan. The construction of World Trade Park Jaipur is worth Rs. 350 crores. WTP has been honored with the mall of the year award and best architect of the year by Bar Council of India.
The building is an epitome of modern architecture in the city.
This 3D effect sculptured building is located on JLN Marg and is an office building of Shree Cement. It has won many national and international awards for its unique Jaali based design which resembles old Rajasthani architecture. This building will leave you awestruck.
When lit up at night, it looks like a web of shooting stars!
Located in the heart of the city (MI Road) this hotel is a major tourist attraction. One can enjoy the view around the city at the ‘Revolving Restaurant’ in just 60 minutes.
The building is a fine specimen of architectural brilliance and technology.
JAIPUR MODERN STORE
Jaipur Modern Store is the coolest contemporary design store in Jaipur. Its an unique combination of Indian artisan techniques and Italy’s minimalist showrooms. The product selection is a mix of accessories, art and apparel from brands such as Rashmi Varma and Rajesh Pratap Singh.
There’s also an In- house cafe to keep you full while you’re busy shopping.
JAWAHAR KALA KENDRA
It is a definite visit, concept based on the designing of Jaipur, and the Navagrahas. The sandstone building, with Charles Correa’s signature cuts, and uses of open spaces and courtyards as well as pergolas. . It is a must visit in order to understand modern architecture.
This is surely a beauty to behold for those who are interested in these types of architecture and understand the deep meaning behind it.
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