|Civilisation in India had flourished
along the banks of her rivers, off the sea-shores & in semi arid regions.
Depending on the locale, materials like wood, mud, bricks, tatches woven
of palm & coconut leaves have been used. Huge stones had also been
used to create archways, temples etc.,
India is the home of one of the
Seven Wonders of the world - Taj Mahal.
the growth of Indian Architecture
||Pallava cave temples
Avanibhaajana Pallaveshwaram – Siyamangalam
; Lakshita-ayatanam – E. Mandagapattu ; Satrumalleshwaralayam – Dalavanoor