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Renowned Indian architect Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi passes away at 95

Doshi's architectural skills can be seen in some of the most iconic buildings in India, including IIM in Bengaluru and Udaipur

Balkrishna Doshi

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BS Web Team New Delhi
Renowned architect Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi passed away at the age of 95 on Tuesday. He had been an urban planner and educator for the past 70 years.

Announcing the news of his death, Architectural Digest India wrote on Instagram, "India’s greatest architect, Balkrishna Doshi (26th August 1927-24th January 2023), has passed away at the age of 95."

"A master wielder of form and light, Doshi has left an indelible legacy. A loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and a true inspiration to the people of this country," the post further read.

Doshi was the first Indian architect to be awarded

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First Published: Jan 24 2023 | 4:32 PM IST

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