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study I have taken three zones for comparison and to know its prevailing architecture in the regions. The three different zones are:

1. Dharamsala, foothills or lower Himalayan region. 2. Kulu, Mid hills or middle Himalayan region. 3. Keylong, Higher Mountains or High Himalayan region. 1. Dharamsala, foothills or lower Himalayan region. Dharamshala is a city in the upper reaches of the Kangra Valley and is surrounded by dense coniferous

forest

consisting

mainly

of

stately Deodar cedar trees. Dharamshala covering an area of almost 8.51 km². It is located in the Kangra

valley,

in

the

shadow

of

Figure 10Map of Himachal Pradesh showing classification of zones. Source:www.indianetzone.com/3/himachal_pradesh.htm

the Dhauladhar Mountains. The city is divided into two distinct sections. Kotwali Bazaar and the surrounding markets are referred to as "Lower Dharamshala" or just "Dharamshala." Further up the mountain is McLeodGanj separated in between by the village of Ganchen Kyishong. (Source: Wikipedia) 2. Kulu, Mid hills or middle Himalayan region. Kulu, is the capital town of the Kullu district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is located on the banks of the Beas River in the Kullu valley about ten kilometers north of the airport at Bhuntar. Kullu is a broad open valley formed by the Beas River between Manali and Largi. This valley is

famous

for

its

temples,

beauty

and

its

majestic

hills

covered

with Pine and Deodar forest and sprawling apple orchards. (Source: Wikipedia)

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It is the combined ideas of people, who thinks that Bhutanese Architecture has many different perspectives if we look into. Nation's goal...

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