This aliya was recorded in a museum in Ludhiana. A lamp was placed inside the niche to depict its usage. Built using brick masonry, the top of this aliya was detailed with a trefoil arch.


  • Title: Aliya (Wall niche)
  • Location: Ludhiana, Ludhiana, Punjab
  • Type: Manjush (Storage)
  • Contributor: Rishav Jain, Mansi S Rao, Ben Cartwright and Abhishek Ruikar
  • Rights: Design Innovation and Craft Resource Centre, CEPT University and South Asian Decorative Arts and Crafts Collection (SADACC) Trust
  • Medium: Earth
  • Region: Malwa

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