At Olana, east meets west in an American's mind.
This Afghan American designer is reconfiguring typically masculine symbols for the feminine form.
Masjid Wilayah fuses Ottoman, Umayyad, Indo-Persian, and Malay architecture.
The First Lady's 1962 tour of Pakistan included visits to Mughal heritage sites in Lahore and the famed Khyber Pass near the border with Afghanistan.
The Taj Mahal is no mere secular expression of a man's love for his wife. It reflects his desire that his companion receives Divine Mercy and the ultimate reward: spending eternity with the Creator in "gardens beneath which rivers flow."