B.Arch Thesis: JASHN-e-PUNJAB By Harkunwar Singh Kanwal, School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi

The idea behind this architectural intervention in the city of Amritsar is to hit the psychological nerve of the people and make them spiritually aware about the rich culture they belong to and rejuvenate the socio-cultural essence of the city and the state. This proposal is foreseen to add to the already booming tourism of the city. It showcases Indian culture, crafts and sports on a global level and exhibits culture of rural India with all its colours and vigour.

Share Post:

Share on facebook
Share on linkedin
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on email

B.Arch Thesis: JASHAN-e-PUNJAB By Harkunwar Singh Kanwal, School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi

A culture rejuvenation center to celebrate the gallantry and valor of Sikhs as a warrior community and the living culture of Punjab.

The idea behind this architectural intervention in the city of Amritsar is to hit the psychological nerve of the people and make them spiritually aware about the rich culture they belong to and rejuvenate the socio-cultural essence of the city and the state. This proposal is foreseen to add to the already booming tourism of the city. It showcases Indian culture, crafts and sports on a global level and exhibits culture of rural India with all its colours and vigour.

Being in the centre of the city, the area has the potential of turning into a landmark, which can connect, visually, to other important tourist spots. At the urban level the goal is to create a permeable urban space that is versatile and democratic in nature. This public space will thereby create a safe, active and entertaining environment; and enhance the area and its surroundings in terms of an active pedestrian friendly zone.

Drawings

Project Facts
Title of Thesis: Jashan-e-Punjab
Students Name: Harkunwar Singh Kanwal
Location: Delhi
Name of Institute: School of Planning and Architecture
Thesis Guide: Ar. Manish Gulati and Ar. Sambuddha Sen
Submission Year: 2018

Share your comments

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

You May Also Like

Tribute to Architect Kuldip Singh on his 76th Anniversary, by Shobhana Menon

Tribute to Architect Kuldip Singh on his 86th Birthday

Kuldip Singh architect –  the name immediately conjures up visions of two iconic Delhi buildings designed  by him to most people –  Palika Kendra on Sansad marg and  NCDC office building  on Siri fort road – not realizing that he and his work were much more than these two buildings.

Read More »
UMA ACRES AT AHMEDABAD BY DARSHAN GROUP

UMA ACRES AT AHMEDABAD BY DARSHAN GROUP

This Project Is A Live Definition Of Our Imagination. The Materiality Of The House Is Vibrant In Every Space. Combination Of Stone, Wood, Tiles, Italian Marble For Flooring Across The House And The Contemporary Furniture Pieces, Add Luxury And Comfort To The Space – DARSHAN GROUP

Read More »
Photostory by 'Bhawna Jaimini and Natasha Sharma'

Can Waste Bring Communities Living in High Density Vertical Slums Together?-A Photostory by Bhawna Jaimini and Natasha Sharma

Natwar Parekh Compound is a public housing neighborhood in the east of Mumbai inhabiting people from slums across the city. With tightly packed grid of 61 buildings on a 5 hectare plot, the density of Natwar Parekh Colony is around 4500 people/ha (Density of the most populated city in the world, Dhaka, is 550 people/ha). Open spaces make up less than 18% of the site area, none of which are usable for any recreational or community activities, keeping residents limited to their 225 square feet apartments. – Photostory by ‘Bhawna Jaimini and Natasha Sharma’

Read More »

ROOSHAD SHROFF Gallery at Mumbai

The idea behind the space design was flexibility, allowing for exhibitions and events as required, particularly when collaborating with different designers and artists. The mix of Rooshad SHROFF furniture, lighting and products is, of course, a reflection of our aesthetic.

Read More »
Abharna, at Dream city, Amritsar, Punjab, by Line and Space

Abharna, at Dream city, Amritsar, Punjab, by Line and Space

The house contemplates a smart approach in order to maximize its potential in the terms of style and practicality which aid smoother circulation and flow of energy. The combined lounge and dining area make the space look larger and open to nature via sliding doors. The Pooja room is incorporated smartly as an element in the living area. – Line and Space

Read More »

Subscribe to Architecture and Design Updates