The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement

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The architectural work of Le Corbusier across many countries, including the Capital Complex of Chandigarh is recognized as a World Heritage Site as part of an outstanding contribution to Modern Movement.  A part of Le Corbusier’s work, which he did in 17 countries in the first half of 20th century.reflect the solutions that the Modern Movement sought to apply during the 20th century to the challenges of inventing new architectural techniques to respond to the needs of society. These masterpieces of creative genius also attest to the internationalization of architectural practice across the planet.

The Capitol Complex in Chandigarh also hosts the legislative assembly for both the states of Haryana and Punjab, High Court and the Secretariat. Located in Sector 1, Chandigarh, this capitol complex was built when Chandigarh was being developed as the capital of Punjab in 1950 after the partition of India.

How to reach

The world heritage lies in the Chandigarh, the joint capital of two states of India- Punjab, and Haryana.

Nearest airport: Chandigarh Airport has frequent connectivity with cities all over India,

Nearest railway station: Chandigarh Railway Station has rail connectivity all across India.