Architecture, Black & White, Regular, Tradition

Step well

1                      iso 200, 18mm, f/6.3, 1/100Sec4                       iso 100, 48mm, f/5.6, 1/15Sec
3                     iso 100, 48mm, f/5.6, 1/15Sec
5                     iso 800, 55mm, f/5.6, 1/30Sec
2                     iso 200, 39mm, f/5.0, 1/15Sec

Dada Hari Ni Vaav

Vaav as we say in Gujarati, a step well is popular as an ancient Indian art form. It’s construction began in around 600 A.D. and went on for many years till 11th to 16th century. Main purpose of this architectural structure was to store water. It also served as a place of social gathering and religious celebrations.
Watch out for my next post on Step Well.

With Papa at Dada Hari ni Vaav, Ahmadabad, Gujarat.

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