Some Information about Red fort Delhi

The Red Fort of Delhi is a historical fort that is the pride of Delhi as well as India. This fort was the main residence of the emperors of the Mughal dynasty for about 200 years, until 1857. Along with the swinging of the emperors and their families of the Mughal Empire, it became the formal and political center of the Mughals.

The Red Fort is a very old and must-visit tourist place of Delhi. The Red Fort is made of red marble and is spread over 250 acres. The workmanship done in it is very beautiful. Every year millions of tourists from all over the world visit the heart to see it. The Government of India maintains this historic property of the country for 24 hours. The construction of the Red Fort was started on 13 May 1638 on the day of Muharram, the festival of Muslims, by the Mughal Emperor, Shah Jahan. It was designed by the best architect of the time, Ustad Ahmad. It took about 10 years to build the fort i.e. by 1648 it was built. The Red Fort is situated on the banks of the Yamuna River and the entire fort is surrounded on three sides. It is located near the Salimgarh Fort in Delhi.

Every year on 15 August, the Independence Day, the Prime Minister of India hoists the national flag at the Red Fort. There are many places to see in the Red Fort such as Rang Mahal, Mumtaz Mahal, Khas Mahal, Hammam, Shah Burz, Diwan A Khas, Nahar A British. The work done in it was done by very good artisans. Sheesh, Mahal is situated in the north and south parts of the fort. There is also a special palace designed in the most beautiful and exquisitely designed way for the emperor, especially for personal use such as worship and gold.

A beautiful balcony has also been constructed towards the Yamuna river, which is made of white marble. A beautiful Peacock Throne has also been built. There is also a Shah Burj which was built for the personal conferences of the emperor and to relax. There is also a Moti Masjid built by Emperor Aurangzeb in the palace which has 3 very beautiful domes that are very grand in appearance.

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