Sundarananda is a co-living shelter. It aims to bring people from different walks of life together and provide them with short-long term accommodation in the Heritage city of Ahmedabad. The Co-Living offers spaces for live, work and entertainment to open corridors for conversation across topics.

The initial design process started in collaboration with SEAlab, Ahmedabad. Finally, Studio Naqshbandi continued with project.  With this project we attempt to create build mass in urban context which is energy sufficient.


Client: Lawyer and Architect couple

Year:  2020

Location:  Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Built Up Area: 358

Type: Residence (Co-Living)

Team: Mona Doctor-Pingel, Ridho Cairns, Mihir R. Desai

Structure: Vinod Shah Consulting Engineers Pvt. Ltd.

Contractor: Maitri Constructons

Photo Credits: Mona Doctor-Pingel