There are many forms of art in India, along with local artists, unique artifacts and unique paintings. Art in India is not only found in humans and artifacts, but also in buildings. There are many unique pieces of art in the form of buildings and monuments in India which are not built by one person but these are the work of many skilled artisans. We are trying to list some top 10 unique pieces of art in India
Why not have a look on the famous places in India from Konark to Khujraho which are unique piece of art
10 places that are a unique piece of art
1.The Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal is a unique piece of art. Shah Jahan had his hands cut by the artisans who built it so that no one else could make the crown. The Taj is an important tourist attraction, more beautiful than many poets have imagined, as well as its carvings will show you
a wonderful picture of art.
This tower, built by Qutub-ud-din Aibak, started in 1192. If we talk about its craftsmanship, the carvings of Qutub Minar are visible even after several centuries of attacks and natural calamities. People from all over the country and abroad come to see this tower.
3.Ajanta and Alora caves
Ajanta and Alora caves, the photographs and sculptures are unique pieces of art. These sculptures are carved out of the mountains and are one of the best examples of painting and sculpture in India
4.Gateway Of India
It is also called Ind-Gothic structure. It was completed in 1924 and was being built since 1911. It was built to commemorate the arrival of King George V and Queen Mary in Mumbai.
5. The Charminar
The Charminar holds the same importance for the city of Hyderabad as does the Taj Mahal for Agra. This tower built in 1591 is special because it symbolizes the eradication of the plague epidemic from this area. Its architecture is Indo-Islamic style
6. The Hawa Mahal
This palace, built in 1799, is a unique piece of Rajputana art and craftsmanship with 953 windows. It remains the center of the main attraction of Jaipur city and its interior has also been made such that no one has to climb stairs.
7.The Lotus Temple
This is a very important tourist destination of the city of Delhi and a person of every religion and every caste can come here to pray. There is no idol here.
8.The Mysore Palace
The Mysore Palace which was prepared in 1912 shows the art and vision of the Vodeyar Empire. This palace is surrounded by beautiful artifacts from all around. It is one of the best tourist attraction in India.
Khajuraho is a very beautiful temple, but no worship is held here. It is full of symbol and special statues which show the open views on the sex and sexuality of that era.
10. Konark Temple
Konark temple dedicated to Lord Surya was built in the 13th century. It is called a unique piece of art. It is based on Orion architecture. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Though India is full of many such unique structure of historical significance,we have mentioned only a few here. As we all are locked down in this corona crisis era. But hope to get out of this crisis soon,and if you are art enthusiast ,never miss visiting these places.
If you want to decorate your home and office interior with such great piece of art,you can buy them online from Fotocons-India’s bigget marketplace for Indian paintings,drawings,artwork and handicrafts.
Jut few days back world art day was celebrated. To know the significance of this day please read our blog-World art day