A Brief History of the Red Fort in Delhi


By the seventeenth century Red Fort in Delhi is a itihasalala walled fortress in the city of Delhi, built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan of the Mughal Empire until 1857 was the capital of a durgadurgati. Then, when the British Indian government-in-exile in the Indian capital of Mughal emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar was shifted to Calcutta. Until 1947, the British used it as a military camp. It is now a popular tourist destination and is a powerful symbol of sovereignty of the Republic of India. Every year on the occasion of India’s Independence Day Lahori Gate of Red Fort, India’s prime minister, a position adjacent to hoist the national flag have been. 007 was selected as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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The construction of the fort began in 1638 by Emperor Shah Jahan mammoth. Construction was completed in 1848. The castle was called early Qila-i-Mubarak blessed the castle or the imperial family lived in this castle. The fort is situated on the banks of the Yamuna River. Durgaprakarera were fed waters of the river dike. The north east corner of the castle and fortress wall salimagara another connected with an ancient fort. The defense of the fort was built by Islam Shah Suri in 1546. During the reign of Shah Jahan, the Mughal Red Fort planning and décor is an important sign of excellence in architecture and painting. In fact, the seventh city in the Delhi Red Fort was the palace of Shah Jahan’s new capital Shahjahanabad. Later, however, he had moved to the capital from Delhi to Agra city. On 11 March 1783, the Diwan-e-Aam Sikhs temporarily enter the Red Fort was able to capture.The last Mughal emperor to occupy the fort was Bahadur Shah Zafar II. September 17, after the failure of the 1857 rebellion, Zafar left the fort. He returned to the castle as a prisoner of the British. This 7 January 1858 and his trial began on October 7, he was in the bar. And the authority of the British Indian army into the hands of the Red Fort. They continued to use it as a cantonment. Azad Hind in 1945 after the defeat of the Red Army prisoners of war kellatei trial. The stronghold had since independence until 003 under the control of the Indian Army.

Red Fort alankarana and high art. The novel caused a mixture of Persian and Indian art and European art pregnant, demanding colorful and uniqueness. Red Fort, Delhi, India, which is one of the establishments with added Indian art historical sources grathita. The fort is very important advantage both in architecture. For this reason the Red Fort in 1913 was declared as a monument of national importance and the government hand over the maintenance of the tower took karenadurgera wall smooth and firm. Lahore Gate, Delhi Gate and the two main gates of the fort. The Lahore Gate is the main gate. Through this gate into the covered market is a long way to fall. The name of the plaza catta. Walls decorated with stalls for shops on both sides of the road. Catta Chowk north-south path is available. This path is to the west of the fort and the palaces of the military border. The Delhi Gate at the southern end of the road.

Delhi is a big open space outside the gate. Once the courtyard of the Diwan-e-Aam was used as. Jharokha with an ornate throne of the Emperor appeared to the public. The columns were painted in gold and gold and silver railing separating the throne from the white marble that had been wrapped in a room hatadioyana e-Khas. His columns were decorated puspacitre. It was used for the inner decoration of the imperial private apartments lie behind some very precious dhatusamuhasinhasanera. On the eastern edge of the leaning tower and two rows of cells, the cells were located. The high altar was located in two rows, and cells could be seen from the view of the river Jamuna. The waters of the rivers of Paradise as a nirabicchinna behista cells or were connected with each other by water. Every room in the middle of that stretch along the water. Yamuna river from the north-east corner of the castle, a tower, the Shah Burj water drawn water of ‘Lake was bred. The palace was built in imitation of paradise as described in the Qur’an. If there be a paradise on earth, but upon the inner palace here, it’s here, it’s here were carved on the wall repeatedly. Hindu art based on Islamic prototypes, but this effect can be found in all cells. The palace is considered to be among the best examples of Mughal architecture.

Kaksaduti palace was located in the southernmost Zenana or women’s shelter. The small room is now a museum and the other the name of Mumtaz Mahal Rangmahal. Rangmahal her glamorous decorated ceilings and marble Nahr-e behista tank known for its jaladharapusta.

Pearl Mosque
Hamamera west of the Pearl Mosque. The mosque was built much later. Shah Jahan’s son Aurangzeb in 1659 it was built as a private mosque. This is a small three-domed mosque. This is the full white marble.
To its north is a formal garden. Life-Bestowing Garden of the Hayat Bakhsh Bagh, or two, each separated by water. There are answers to the southern waters of the two ends of the two rooms. In 1842 the last emperor, Bahadur Shah Zafar, was built in the third room udyanakendre chedanasthalera on the two channels.

Red Fort in Old Delhi’s most popular tourist attractions. Thousands of tourists visit every year to see the fort. The fort on the occasion of Independence Day on 15 August, the Prime Minister of India addressed to the nation and the national flag was hoisted. Red Fort in Old Delhi in the evening light and sound show batebartamane the largest launch in the history of Mughal citadel of the spectacle. There is a Museum in memory of the martyrs of India’s freedom struggle. In addition, the museum has an archaeological museum and an Indian war memorial museum Lashkar-e-Taiba, the groups in December 2000 Red Fort attack, two soldiers and one civilian were killed in the premises.
Below are a few scenes of the tower are:

Diwan-i-Amir andarasajja

Rangmahal

Diwan-i-khas khas mahal left and right

Diwan-i-Khas, andarasajja

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