ROMAN TOWN PLANNING
EARLY TOWN PLANS
IN ITALY THE EARLIEST ETRUSCAN TOWNS GREW WITH LITTLE OR NO
PLANNING, AND MANY OF THE ITALIAN TOWNS AND CITIES,
INCLUDING ROME ITSELF, WERE ALSO UNPLANNED AND GREW
ESPECIALLY WHERE THE GROUND WAS UN
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The Harappan Civiliza
3300 BCE - 2400 BCE
Aerial View of
Wide View, MohenjoDaro
The Great Bath,
A Main Street,
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TOWN PLANNING IN ATHENS
The geography of ancient Greece was divided into three regions: the coast, the lowlands,
and the mountains. The rocky and uneven soil on the peninsula of Greece allowed for less
than 20 percent of the land to be farmed, so
Urban open space
Urban open space is open space areas for "parks", "green spaces", and other open
areas. The landscape of urban open spaces can range from playing fields to highly
maintained environments to relatively natural landscapes. They are commonly
Indus valley civilization Harappa
Location and geographical Aspects
It is situated in sahiwal district of
The site is around 5 km in circuit .
At,Harappa the equivalent of the lower
lay mainly to the
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The organization of urban
The process of urbanization.
The phenomenon of urbanization is due to the growth of cities, both
because it has increased the number of inhabitants and th
Public Participation in
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Public Participation in Environmental DecisionMaking
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Japan, a group of islands cover an area of 1,47,000
Only one quarter of it can be cultivated due to
Land is very fertile and sustained intensive cultivation.
Natural disasters like earthquak
Eastern traditions and Islamic
Development of Modern man
About 3 million BCE
"Southern ApeHumanlike hominids.
Basic traits of humans. Special because he could stand up.
Main physical diffe
Agar firdus ba ru-e-zamin ast,
Hamin ast o hamin ast o hamin ast.
If there is a paradise on earth,
It is here, it is here, and it is here.
Paradise as a garden
Deep within all human minds is a longing to
recreate a lost place or
Buddhist, Hellenistic influences, Rise
The ideal layouts of
Vaastu purusha mandala
became the model of
much of planning in
northern India and
increasingly after 10th
century in southern India.
The application was
both symbolic and
Stretched from Kabul in west to west Bengal in
the east, Samarkhand in the north to Gujrat in
the south. In India concentration on two areas
Agra /Delhi and Kashmir.
Agra /Delhi : Climate is temperat
Beneath the bamboo grove, alone
I seize my lute and sit and croon;
No ear to hear me, save mine own;
No eye to see me, save mine own.
- Wang Wei,
Scholar,poet, lay buddhist,
painter, Officer, Tang dynasty
China, like India has a long
Eastern traditions and Islamic
Indus Valley and Aryan Civilizations
Language, Literature, Treatises and diagrams
The Landscape of the
much of it continuously
inhabited over three
millennia, is an enigm
Later Mughal GardensRajput gardens
Roop Niwas gardens,
Located within Ghat ki Ghuni a pass with many gardens and palaces
Established around 1825 for Roopa Badaran ( an aide to queen mother)
Was added and alterd by Maharaja Ram singh
While meeting of
On the east bank of the River
Euphrates, about 50 km south of
The earliest occupations of the inhabitants were agricultural. Great f