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‘Le Corbusier Set Aside Nowicki’s Mohalla Grid’

‘Le Corbusier Set Aside Nowicki’s Mohalla Grid’
‘Le Corbusier Set Aside Nowicki’s Mohalla Grid’
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2019-01-25T14:38:39+05:30

Faced with the task of laying the groundwork for a new nation, the makers of modern India confronted complex questi­ons about the structures that would go on to define us—including the city of Chandi­garh. Historian Narayani Gupta explains how they did this while trying to keep a sense of continuity intact. Exce­rpts from an interview with Siddhartha Mishra:

How did architecture cope with the changes brought about by Ind­ependence?

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