ISBN 9788185616711,Islamic Architecture of Deccann(With Special Emphasis to Rayalaseema Region

Islamic Architecture of Deccann(With Special Emphasis to Rayalaseema Region



Sharada Publishing House

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9788185616711

ISBN-10 818561671X

Hard Back

Number of Pages 196 Pages
Language (English)


Mosques and tombs in Deccan, especially at Rayalaseema are most celebrated and intriguing of Indias Islamic Architecture woruld be complete without these, and yet no work has ever before considered in its entirety or in its context. In this book, Rangachar vasantha combines the most thorough study ever made of these magnificent monuments with an original investigation.
the social and artistic ingenuities of the Adil Shahis, Qutb Shahis and Mughals brought a fresh breeze into this region and gave a new life to Islamic art in Deccan specially rayalseema region and revitalized in into fresh activities, which were undereamed of in the preceding ages. The most outstanding examples are Siddhi Masood Khan mosque at Adoni and Baqshi Chabumiya mosque at Amarapuram, each one is unique in itself, true to the architectural tradition of the past