How to Build an Indian House


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"How to Build an Indian House" serves as a model for designers of mass housing in dense urban environments, specifically addressing the challenges faced in Mumbai. This volume documents, analyzes, and showcases exemplary housing types within the city.

Architect Sameep Padora contributes to the book with a series of analytical models, exploring the spatial organization and infrastructure of various residential building typologies. Accompanied by documentary drawings and photographs, the book provides a comprehensive understanding of how effective and robust mass housing can be developed in one of the world's most densely populated cities.


6.75 x 9.5 in. / 280 pages


Exposure to direct sunlight will cause discoloration, and high temperatures will break down the binding.