About Sankalp Bhumi Resort
Green architecture is invariably associated with local and natural materials, right orientation to facilitate abundant natural light and ventilation, and design-tuned to address local climate conditions. But how about a resort built totally from discarded materials and salvaged waste?
For Sankalp Bhumi Farm resort in the city of Belgaum has not only been built totally out of salvaged waste materials but has also come up in an abandoned stone quarry, the deep abyss left after mining of the black stone filled by hundreds of truckloads of construction debris.
The eight-room resort resembles an enchanting oasis, with a thick set of trees, sprawling lawns, and a large lagoon surrounded by picturesque rocks. Says Sanjay Kulkarni, the man behind this oasis,