Rani ki Vav, India, 2016
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Rani ki Vav is one of the World Heritage Sites of India. It is a carved step well in the town of Patan, Gujarat, India and was built as a memorial to a 11th century AD King, Bhimdev I. It is said that the step-wells were first dug in to the ground by the ancient Mahavira people around year 200, around the same time the Egyptians were building pyramids high into the sky.
Like all step-wells, Rani-ki-Vav links India's aired sky to a pool of water-deep within the earth.