old traditional house with wood carvings in himalayan village (india)

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old traditional house with wood carvings in himalayan village (india)

Old traditional house in village in Indian Himalayas.­

The house facade is decorated with intricate wood carvings.­

The house is made of wood and sits on a stone foundation.­ People live upstairs, usually in a single room for an entire family.­ Downstairs is for animals or storage.­

View more photos of Janki Chatti village, near Yamunotri, in the Indian Himalayas.­

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April 27, 2013
National Highway 94, Janki Chatti, Uttarakhand 249141, India