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Vidhan Bhavan: plan

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Vidhan Bhavan, Bhopal: Cut-away plan

Cutaway plan. 
Vidhan Bhavan, Bhopal
Architect: Charles Correa 
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The circular plan of the parliament building for the state of Madhya Pradesh is punctuated by a cruciform arrangement of courtyards and large voids. Correa introduces asymmetry by placing the prominent dome of the Vidhan Sabha (Lower House) to one corner of the plan (bottom left in the drawing).

 
 
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