Devan-e-Aam Shahi Fort

Devan-e-Aam Shahi Fort
2017-07-06

Devan-e-Aam Shahi Fort (Punjab)


Devan-e-Aam is in the centre of the garden adjoining with the Masti Gate side. This is splendid wooden 40 column hall with beautifully curved arches. Inside the Dewan-e-Aam, in the cenre of the hall, there is the takht jharoka or throne gallery few feet above the hall floor in Shahjahani structure. At the back of takht-e-jharoka, the Daulat Khana-e-Kass-o-Aam.

About Shahi Fort

Lahore Fort, also known as Shahi Fort, was built in 1566 by Akbar, the Mughal Emperor and is easily accessed by bus, wagon or any conveyance from Lahore Railway Station. It is the largest historical construction in Lahore with number of beautiful buildings inside it. Its most beautiful part is Sheesh Mehal, and other main areas are the Throne room, the Diwan-e-Aam, the Elephant Gate, Jehangir's Quadrangle, the Naulakha and Moti Masjid.

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