Architecture and Urban Development of the Deccan Sultanates: Introduction to the Deccan Sultanates (Lecture 2)
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presentation slides
Year
2021

Consisting of eight lectures, this series, Architecture and Urban Development of the Deccan Sultanates, begins with an overview of the evolution of Indo-Islamic architecture and the manner in which the newly introduced social, cultural, and political ideals and religious beliefs and the existing Indian traditions interacted and shaped the architectural style. This is lecture 2 of a series. In this lecture, you will learn about:

  • the brief history and architecture of the Deccan Sultanates with specific references to different dynasties on the south of the Deccan plateau;
  • monuments built under the Deccan Sultanates and their historic significance;
  • relevance of the particular architectural qualities and characteristics of the Sultanates (Nizam ShahisAdil ShahisImad ShahisBarid ShahisQutb Shahis;
  • the principal characteristics of the architecture of the different dynasties.


This series of lectures was prepared in collaboration between the Centre for the Study of Architecture and Cultural Heritage of India, Arabia and Maghreb (ArCHIAM), based at the University of Liverpool, UK, and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture Education Programme.

Citation

Bandyopadhyay, Soumyen. Architecture and Urban Development of the Deccan Sultanates: Introduction to the Deccan Sultanates (Lecture 2). 2021. PowerPoint Presentation.


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Centre for the Study of Architecture and Cultural Heritage of India, Arabia and the Maghreb, The University of Liverpool, School of Architecture and the Aga Khan Trust for Culture

Country
India
Language
English
Keywords
architectural education
architectural history