Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace

2017-07-06

Shalamar Bagh Third Terrace (Punjab)


Shalamar Garden has three terraces, Tekht, with four square design with line of fountain with water canal and big fountain with water tank in the centre of first and third plateform whereas second contains beautiful stake of fountains with central terrace with a small plateform. There is an aramgah at the end of terrace. Third or lowest terrace is known as Hayat 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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