Adalaj ki Vav (Adalaj stepwell)

Adalaj ki Vav (Adalaj stepwell)

Set in the quiet village of Adalaj, this vav has served as a resting place for hundreds of years for many pilgrims and caravans along their trade routes. Built in 1499 by Queen Rudabai, wife of the Vaghela chief, Veersinh, this five-storey [...]

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Rani ki Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell)

Rani ki Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell)

Rani-ki-Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List (since 1998). It is the most magnificent stepwell in Gujarat built during 11-12th century. - UNESCO Rani (Queen) Udayamati commissioned this vav or stepwell, in [...]

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Adalaj ki Vav (Adalaj stepwell)

Adalaj ki Vav (Adalaj stepwell)

Set in the quiet village of Adalaj, this vav has served as a resting place for hundreds of years for many pilgrims [...]

Oct 26, 2011     1 Comment
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Rani ki Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell)

Rani ki Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell)

Rani-ki-Vav (The Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat is part of the UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List (since 1998). It is the [...]

Oct 26, 2011     2 Comments
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