Temple in Stone and Light

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Temple in Stone and Light By SpaceMatters as Architects

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India has a glorious history of temple architecture. The desert state of Rajasthan, where the temple is located, has an equally diverse and refined heritage of buildings set in an unforgiving climatic zone. Given this legacy, to design a contemporary Hindu temple set in the sand dunes of Rajasthan has been an enormous challenge.

Lord Shiva, to whom this temple is dedicated, dwells in paradoxes and apparent dualities. In Hindu scriptures and mythology he manifests as both - the Preserver and the Destroyer. In unison with goddess Shakti, he transcends the duality of the masculine and…

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Project details
Location BarmerRajasthanIndia
Program Type Temple
Year Build completed in the year 2016
Tags Religious, Temple
Involve Companies
Architects SpaceMatters

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