By the time Akbar became emperor in 1556 Mughal Empire had almost completely settled. he thwarted some rebellious attempts and was looking now to have a capital. it is said that impressed by Sufi saint Salim Chisti he chose this place. But more plausible reason seems to be that since this place was near to Gujrat and Rajasthan he chose this place.
It was my first day of stay at Agra. I reached by train from Lucknow. The hotel Agra Regal Vista was 6 KM from Agra Cant and auto took Rs.150. My Itinerary In […]
Whenever I roam in Lucknow I feel Lucknow is new but clothe is still of Nawab days. In whatever street you get into has some or the other monument. Hazratganj is however modernised […]
गुजरेंगे जाने वाले, मंजिल यूँही रहेगी अफ़सोस हम न होंगे, महफ़िल यूँही रहेगी While i was visiting some of the monuments I felt that these monuments are now merged and embedded into the […]
ढूंढोगे कहाँ मुझको, मेरा पता लेते जाओ, एक कब्र नई होगी एक जलता दिया होगा। I was just standing in front of Taj Mahal and wondering the shine which had glowed my heart […]
हम भी बीते हुए को जी लेते हैं. और एक दिन हम न होंगे … पर हमारा निशां होगा. It was my second trip to Lucknow. UPSTDC guys settled for a guide for […]