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Shapes in Light | Qutub Minar Complex, Delhi, India | by t linn
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Shapes in Light | Qutub Minar Complex, Delhi, India

Muslim theology does not allow for the depiction of human or animal forms due to their historic connection to idolatry. As a result Muslim architecture is often characterized by floral designs and beautiful geometric patterns such as the one seen in this carved sandstone screen.

 

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Taken on December 28, 2017