Jaipur: Palace of the Winds by golftragic

Jaipur: Palace of the Winds

The Palace of the Winds (Hawa Mahal) is a must-see in Jaipur, the Pink City. Fascinating building, great history, home to zillions of pigeons nowadays.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawa_Mahal
Amazing structure
March 20th, 2019  
That is just incredible - like something from a fairy tale.
March 20th, 2019  
@777margo Certainly is, Margo.
March 20th, 2019  
@robz Incredible is exactly the right word Rob, did you read the link? Much of that front section is only one room deep.
March 20th, 2019  
Wow what an incredible building!
March 20th, 2019  
what an interesting structure - it is like honeycomb - a great place to sit and watch the world pass by
March 20th, 2019  
@pamknowler I've travelled a fair bit in Asia and never seen anything like it.
March 20th, 2019  
@annied Thanks Annie, it's worth reading a bit more about it. Built for women to see out without being seen.
March 20th, 2019  
@golftragic yes I read the info :)
March 20th, 2019  
Amazing architecture and these details!
March 20th, 2019  
stunning capture of this interesting architecture
March 20th, 2019  
Wow, fabulous architecture. It must be quite a sight to behold
March 20th, 2019  
Wow...beautiful!
March 20th, 2019  
Fabulous architecture. Must be a very des res for a pigeon
March 20th, 2019  
Fabulous architecture and a great shot of it :)
March 20th, 2019  
Absolutely fascinating.
March 20th, 2019  
Incredible- thanks for link very interesting
March 20th, 2019  
Stunning architecture :)
March 20th, 2019  
So impressive! Terrific example of symmetry
March 20th, 2019  
March 20th, 2019  
@haskar @salza @gardenfolk Thanks everyone.
March 20th, 2019  
@onewing More like a plague thereof.
March 20th, 2019  
@merrelyn Thanks Merrelyn.
March 20th, 2019  
@yaorenliu @gilbertwood Glad you liked it.
March 20th, 2019  
@samae No worries, I often find knowing a bit more about something makes it much more meaningful.
March 20th, 2019  
@fbailey Sure is.
March 20th, 2019  
Fascinating place- and hard to believe it's the backside! Good shot.
March 21st, 2019  
Great photo of an absolutely amazing building. The link you provided was very interesting, too.
March 21st, 2019  
@olivetreeann No, no, no Ann, this is the front of the building so far as I know.
March 21st, 2019  
@chejja Thanks, glad you enjoyed it.
March 21st, 2019  
Just amazing
March 21st, 2019  
@jgpittenger Absolutely right. Truly amazing.
March 21st, 2019  
Beautiful building
March 23rd, 2019  
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