When in Pune, a visit to Shindyanchi Chhatri is must. Built in 1795 this architectural marvel has intricate carvings on the external surface.
Above is the top part of front portion of the Chhatri, while below is the bottom portion of the same.
The interiors are beautifully carved and painted. The bright interiors is a nice contrast to wonderful carvings on the exterior.
Here in the above one can see the beautifully carved arches and the painting on them. Below is a closer look at the painted carvings on the arches. Most of the decorations are flower patterns.
Below one can see the interior and external carvings.