Jaipur – Hawa Mahal (Palace of the wind)

Perhaps, the Hawa Mahal (the “Palace of the wind“) is the most known building in Jaipur.

The façade is stunning, build to hide the women who lived inside, allowing them to watch the daily life outside without being seen.
Hawa Mahal is actually a monument to the indian misoginy, that permeates the every day life still today.

Whatever…. The women passed the days watching the city through these sort of windows:

Every floor has its own style, and the courtyard (where the maraja met other personalities) is surrounded:

And from the top, the view arrives til the hills around the city.