UDR-Udaipur Architectural Travel Guide
126 x 184mm
Architecture – Travel
UDR – UDAIPUR ARCHITECTURAL TRAVEL GUIDE
by Shikha Jain
Published in collaboration with The Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation (MMCF), Udaipur
A Living Heritage Guide. Udaipur located in eastern Rajasthan State of India, was founded as the capital of erstwhile Mewar kingdom in the 16th century. It has a unique and diverse living cultural heritage with its multiple layers of historic fabric and a network of lakes. The proposed guide book on Udaipur will showcase its rich repository of Mewari art and architecture. It is divided into two main sections. The first section of the book will cover the founding of the city, its evolution and growth since 16th century and its heritage (tangible and intangible) types including lakes and stepwells, gates and city wall, forts and palaces, havelis, temples, public buildings and memorials, historic gardens and various crafts clusters within the city. The second section of the book will focus on special six itineraries designed to experience the living heritage of the historic city.
AVAILABLE FROM FALL 2020