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Destruction of Richard Neutra’s Josef von Sternberg House...

Destruction of Richard Neutra’s Josef von Sternberg House (1936)While doing research for our recent post on architect Richard Neutra, we discovered this fascinating, yet somewhat depressing footage of the demolition of Neutra’s Josef von Sternber...

Bhoothalingaswamy Cave Temple, Boothapandi: Hindu Rock cut Cave Temple near Nagerkoil, Tamil Nadu, India

Boothapandi (பூதப்பாண்டி) Rock cut cave temple complex is located in Thovalai (தோவாளை) taluk,  Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu, India PIN 629852 and the village is forming part of  Boothapandi Town Pa...
by Know Your Heritage on Nov 14, 2016

California Modern Architecture: Richard Neutra

“Architects must have a razor sharp sense of individuality.” – Richard NeutraRichard Neutra the architect who perhaps, had most influence on mid-century modern architecture in California, wasn’t originally from California at all. Neutra was b...

Top 20 Lost Los Angeles Mansions

Hadley Meares of LA.Curbed.com has listed twenty of the most significant lost mansions in Los Angeles as well as mapped their former locations providing a fascinating look back at a city shaped by the entertainment industry. The list also sheds a bit...

Top six technology trends*: and why some of these are just better mousetraps

Corporate Executives continually scan the landscape to stay updated on trends in technology. In my role, that includes EA governance, I have a ringside view of new initiatives being rolled out at a multinational organization. Some of these involve em...

Sivagiri Sri Mahadevar Cave-temple Alvarkoyil: Hindu Rock cut Cave near Nagerkoil, Tamil Nadu, India

Sivagiri (சிவகிரி) Sri Mahadevar (ஸ்ரீ மகாதேவர்) Rock cut cave temple is located in Alwarkovil (ஆழ்வார்கோவில்) village, Kalkulam (கல்குளம்) taluk, Kanyakumari district, T...
by Know Your Heritage on Nov 5, 2016

One day in Aurangabad – things to do, places to visit in the City of Gates

Exploring Aurangabad was a part of my super budget one day trip to Ellora Caves. Devagiri Express conveniently departed from Mumbai at 21:10, and early in the morning I reached “the touristic capital of Maharashtra” with my heart longing...
by IndiaPalette on Oct 31, 2016

Kurathiarai Cave Temple: Hindu Rock cut Cave near Nagerkoil, Tamil Nadu, India

Picture Courtesy: RK Lakshmi (Facebook)Kurathiyarai (குறத்தியறை) Rock cut cave temple is located in Thovalai (தோவாளை) taluk of Kanyakumari district, Tamil Nadu, India PIN 629851 and the village is formin...
by Know Your Heritage on Oct 28, 2016

Wordless Wednesday: Bibi-Ka-Maqbara (mini Taj Mahal) before the rain

The post Wordless Wednesday: Bibi-Ka-Maqbara (mini Taj Mahal) before the rain appeared first on indiapalette.com.
by IndiaPalette on Oct 26, 2016

Thirunanthikarai Cave Temple

by Know Your Heritage on Oct 16, 2016

An Irish Mystery

Over the years, all sort of interesting sites have turned up in my inbox from correspondents seeking my opinion on what they have found.  This has included a potential biblical site in the Sinai Desert that I subsequently identified as the archa...

The Pamintuan Mansion In Pictures

Finally, I was able to visit Angeles City a few months ago. It’s on my bucket list of places to visit in Luzon. It’s a great place to travel with its rich culture and architecture. Angeles City is home to the Holy Rosary Church, Holy Angel Univer...
by Elmer Domingo on Oct 7, 2016

September 2016 Special Board Exams for Architects (Middle East)

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 153 out of 397 passed the Architect Licensure Examination given by the Board of Architecture headed by its Chairman, Arch. Robert S. Sac with two other members, Arch. Fidel Jose R. Siapno an...

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by The Zhemwel on Oct 5, 2016

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by The Zhemwel on Oct 5, 2016

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by The Zhemwel on Oct 5, 2016

Vizhinjam Cave: Hindu Rock cut Cave in Vizhinjam near Tiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Vizhinjam (വിഴിഞ്ഞം) rock cut cave is located  in Vizhinjam village, Athiyanoor (അതിയന്നൂർ) taluk in Thiruvananthapuram  (തിരുവനന്തപുരം) district, Kerala State, India PIN 695521. T...
by Know Your Heritage on Oct 2, 2016

Madavoorpara Cave: Hindu Rock cut Temple near Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala

Madavoorpara rock-cut cave temple is situated in Madavoopara village, Kazhakuttam taluk, Thiruvananthapuram district, Kerala, India PIN 695587. It is forming part of Ayiroorppara Panchayat and located between Pothencode and Chempazhant...
by Know Your Heritage on Sep 29, 2016

The Watergate Hotel Revamped

The Watergate Era was a dark period in American politics filled with scandal, corruption and public dissension. While most people remember the scandal that drove President Richard Nixon from office, not as many may remember that scandal took its name...

Thrikkakkudy Cave: Hindu Rock-cut temple, Kaviyoor near Pathanamthitta, Kerala

Thrikkakudi rock cut cave temple is located about one km. north-east of Kaviyoor village, Thiruvalla taluk, Pathanamthitta district, Kerala, India PIN 689582.  The rock cut cave is located at a distance of 29 km from Pathanamthitta and 6 km from...
by Know Your Heritage on Sep 21, 2016
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