Heritage Walk of Ahmedabad, Gujarat

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Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Architecture: Combination of old Hindu and Muslim architecture styles, highlighting typical ‘pol’ i.e. laneway

History: The walk was inaugurated in 1997 during World Heritage Week.

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Map showing path of Heritage Walk in City of Ahmedabad

 

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Metal Door to one of the shops

 

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Laneway surrounded by residences

 

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Gateway to house

 

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Commercial Laneway with small shops on both sides

 

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Busy junction near the temple

 

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Looking up from the lane

 

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Entry to a lane of ‘Tamboli’ i.e. Brass crafters

 

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‘Chowk’ i.e. Public square

 

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A house with external timber staircase

 

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Shared laneway (humans + animals + motorbike packing)

 

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A House with clothes drying on the front porch

 

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Another shared Laneway

 

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Timber Door

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