Shalamar Bagh First Terrace

2017-07-06

Shalamar Bagh First Terrace (Punjab)


Shalamar Garden has three terraces, Tekht, with four square design with line of fountain and big fountain tank in the centre of first and third terrace whereas second contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with small plateform. There are aramgah at the beginning and at the end of the terrace. First terrace is called Farah Baksh.

About Shalimar Garden

Shalamar garden, also called Shalimar garden, was built by Shah Jehan, Mughal Emperor, in 1641. This garden is one of the most beautiful architect of Mughal Empire. It was included in the UNESCO World Heritage site in 1981. The design of garden was influenced by the Shalimar Gardens in Kashmir that were build by Emperor Jahangir. It is spread on the area of 40 acres. It can be accessed by bus from Railway Station on G.T. Road.

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