All the experiences offered by us in Agra
Built in 1080 AD. 5 different armies have stayed in it till date starting from Sikandar Lodi to Indian Army today. 5 different armies were – Hindu Sikarwar Rajputs (Sikandar Lodi, Ibrahim Lodi); Mughals (Babur, Humayun, Akbar); Suris (SherShah); British Army and Indian Army (today).
This Park was built in the memory of the architect of Indian Constitution – Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, also known as BabaSaheb. He was an Indian jurist, political leader, philosopher, anthropologist, historian, orator, economist, teacher, editor, prolific writer and a great revolutionary.
Shahi Jama Masjid was built by Princess Jahanara Begum, the favourite daughter of Emperor Shahjahan in 1648 AD. She stayed unmarried and used the money set aside for her dowry to build this mosque. The main gate of the mosque was demolished in 1858 AD.
Vaidya Ramdutt Gali:
Vaidya Ramdutta was an Ayurvedic Doctor. Vaidya Ramdutta was his name, Gali means small lane. This doctor used to treat people with the herbal medicines. His family members are still practicing the same. Ayurveda is the combination of two words ‘Ayur’ means ‘age’ & ‘Veda’ means ‘to increase’, so Ayurveda tells how to increase your age with the natural herbal remedies.
Mankameshwar Mandir (Temple) is one of the most ancient temples devoted to Lord Shiva. It is said that the Shivlinga is covered by the silver metal and was founded by Lord Shiva himself during Dwapara era, when Lord Krishna was born in Mathura.
Lohar Gali is a bustling street with vendors selling colorful clothes, dresses, floral decoration and the special paan. These are folded in such a manner so that their shape becomes that of a pyramid. They are then coated with “chandi ka verk” (Silver Foil) and garnished with coconut powder.
A merchant named Mohan Lal in 1880 built this temple. He was in the business of making brocade borders for Saaris. Cause of this type of carving is unknown, but people believe that this shows his love towards Music. These are about 135 years old but still in very good condition.
The symmetry of architecture makes the Taj Mahal look equally breathtaking from all four sides and its hue in the river waters of the Yamuna during sunset futher amplify its aura.