A Page from history

India, 1952

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The buildings of the dynasty of Bijapur, founded in 1489 and finally defeated in 1686. Portraits of the sultans introduce a study of the forts, temples, palaces, mausoleums and pavilions in which each sought to outdo his predecessor in splendid architecture and sculpture.

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M. Bhavnani

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