preloader
Scroll to top

Welcome to

LJ Purani &
Associates.

LJ Purani & Associates is one of the oldest architectural firm in India. We have been serving India for over 70 years, designing various public buildings and institutions. It has been our pleasure to be a part of this journey, meeting thousands of professionals throughout these seven decades. We would like to show our gratitude to all our employees, clients and colleagues who has made this journey beautiful and enriching for all of us.

Founded in 1951, LJP & Associates is an architecture firm with highly specialized team of architects, designers, and engineers. The firm has its head office in Ahmedabad and other offices are across different cities in India. It specializes in services like architectural designing, structural designing, interior designing, and project management consultancy.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Architecture is a process,
Architecture is an experience.

We at LJ Purani & Associates are committed to understanding your requirements and translating it into enriching experiences. We work at all scales and in all sectors. We create transformative culture, corporate, residential and other spaces that work in synchronicity with their surroundings.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Architecture is a process,
Architecture is an experience.

We at LJ Purani & Associates are committed to understanding your requirements and translating it into enriching experiences. We work at all scales and in all sectors. We create transformative culture, corporate, residential and other spaces that work in synchronicity with their surroundings.

0
Years of
Experience
0
Skilled
Professionals
0
Projects
Completed
0
Years of Experience
0
Skilled Professionals
0
Projects Completed

Our Team.

Key Milestones

Our Journey.

1948 – 1951

Shri L.J. Purani graduated from M.S. University in Bachelor of Architecture. Thus, he began his architecture journey in parallel with India’s Freedom and contributed in his capacity in nation building. Until 1950 he worked on Prestigious Gujarat University in association with renowned Architect Mr. Atmaram Gajjar. Establishment of Gujarat University was one of the pivotal moments in the history of Gujarat. It became a centre of academic excellence and started a new era in city of Ahmedabad.

No Tags
No Categories
1951

Mr. L.J. Purani established his own firm and named it “LJ Purani firm”. At the time company started with 1 employee and today it has risen to 125 strong family members across 3 cities in India.

No Tags
No Categories
1963

Navdeep Building – This was one of the earliest commercial buildings with four stories to be made in the city of Ahmedabad. The Ashram Road was emerging as one of the epicenters of the commercial activities in Ahmedabad. This building played a pivotal role in establishing the commercial activities as we see today in this area.

No Tags
No Categories
1975

Ahmedabad District Co-Operative Bank – Head Office

Soon after its construction, this building became one of the iconic buildings in the city of Ahmedabad. This building embodied and established ADC bank as one of the largest financial institute in the 1970’s. After 45 years, this building still serves as the Head Quarter of ADC bank in Ahmedabad.

No Tags
No Categories
1986

After obtaining Master of Science degree in Structural Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ USA, Mr. Nilesh Purani returned to India and Joined the firm as a Partner. Over the years since then, under leadership of Mr. Nilesh Purani and Mr. LJ Purani, the company grew manifolds with 5 new offices and employee strength of 125.

No Tags
No Categories
1987

L.J. Purani & Associates was awarded as a Pioneer in establishing Architecture in the city of Ahmedabad. This honor was given especially for the company’s contribution in establishing various educational, financial and public infrastructure buildings with the best architecture practices for health welfare and safety of its citizens.

No Tags
No Categories
1988

After obtaining Bachelor of Architecture degree from M.S. University of Baroda, MS Pragna Purani joined the firm as a partner. Along with Mr. Nilesh Purani, she has been leading architecture, interior design and landscape design teams at the firm. She also serves as an Operations Manager and Finance Manager. She has been playing a pivotal role in mentoring and nurturing your architects and designers at the firm.

No Tags
No Categories
1992

From the inception of the firm, all the partners have shared the same zeal for the spread of education in the society. The partners firmly believe that as an investment, education pays the best interest in a society. As part of firm’s commitment to developing educational foundation of the society, L.J Purani & Associates developed campus design for the newly established Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University at Patan. Since then, the university has risen to become one of the premier universities of North Gujarat.

No Tags
No Categories
2008

Giving a face to Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s brainchild for kids’ city, the firm designed this state-of-the-art Kids Theme Park in Ahmedabad in 2008. Since its inception, this theme park has put smile on millions of kids.

No Tags
No Categories
2017

The idea of the new sports institute “Swarnim Gujarat Sports University” was conceived by Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. L.J. Purani & Associates played a vital role in bringing this concept to a reality. The university is located near Vadodara, Gujarat. This is the first sports university of India. The university is currently under construction.

No Tags
No Categories
2019

Third generation of professionals, Dhara Purani & Jitayu Purani have joined L.J. Purani & Associates. Dhara Purani completed her Masters of Structural Engineering from Rutgers University. She is a licenced structural engineer she looks after the engineering projects of the firm. Jitayu Purani completed Master of Architecture and Masters of Structural Engineering from University of Florida. He looks after architecture departments, operations and business development in India.

No Tags
No Categories

Collaboration

Want to work with us?
Let’s collaborate.

ljp-v3-01-1

© 2020 Designed and Developed by CodePoets

3D Brochure

ljp-v3-01-1

© 2020 Designed and Developed by CodePoets