Situated close to the Golconda, this place is open to tourists, with food courts and other amenities. A must-visit for every tourist to Hyderabad. This heart-shaped lake was envisaged as a drinking water lake by Ibrahim Quli Qutub Shah in The Birla Mandir temple in Hyderabad is constructed using tons of pure white marble and boasts of design in Dravidian, Utkala and Rajasthani architectures. Crowded year round, this majestic and serene temple offers a panoramic view of the Hussain Sagar and the city around it. One of the largest masjids in India, the Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad is a listed heritage building.
It was a long, impressive list. I began thinking about the intentions and hopes of these communities' founding members.
These communes are aging. Members are beginning to wonder how they will preserve their histories and their archives,-in short, how to manage their legacies.