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					Indian Monument Attractions: Red Fort, Delhi
One of the most famous and best places to visit in India is Delhi, which is the capital city of
India. Red fort is also called as ‘Lal Killa’ it is the Indian name .The marvelous Royal Red fort is
builted by using the red sans stone, which is one of the India famous historical monument. It
took almost 9 years to complete the building of red fort. The fifth Mughal emperor Shah Jahan
in 1618 laid the foundation stone of the Red Fort. He ruled Agra for eleven years, and then he
shifted to Delhi. The red fort is inaugurated in 1647. The construction of the red fort is started in
the year of 1639 and ended up in the year 1648.There is one mail hall inside the fort, which is
covered with silk and velvet and is brought from china and Turkey. The Red Fort looks like an
irregular octagon. The Lahore and Delhi Gates are the two entrances. Red Fort is the largest
Indian monument attractions.

Red Fort Delhi is one of the Mughal Architecture. It is Builted on the western bank of river
Yamuna. The famous Chandni Chowk bazaar which is famous for traditional dresses it is
situated here. It is very beautiful. Height of the red forts walls varies from 18 meters on the
riverside and 33 meters on the city side. It is one of the largest Indian monument attractions.
Red fort, Delhi is the location from where every year Prime Minister of India addresses the
nation during the Independence Day celebration. The red fort is having good art and designs.
The last fort which is built in Delhi is the Red Fort. We can’t imagine the beauty of the fort. You
have to visit the place then only you can enjoy the beauty of the fort. This is the one of the
marvelous destination included in the Indian monument attractions.

Red Fort builted in 120 acres land, at one time holding a population of 3,000 people. It is one of
the biggest creativity of the Mughals, enriched by Persian, European and Indian imagery. The
beautiful Red Fort Complex is made up of palaces, mosques, gardens, monuments, halls etc.
The red fort is also famous for the internal buildings, it includes - The Diwan-i-Am, the Diwan-i-
Khas, Rang Mahal and
Moti Masjid. Tourists from all over the globe are visiting this beautiful fort every year.

There is one Meena Bazar it is famous for wall paintings, jewelry etc. There are exhibitions and
events that take place in the Red Fort each and every time or every year. Light and sound
shows are conducting here; this is very much popular here. The shows are conducted both in
Hindi and English. The English shows are organizing here for the convenience of foreign. Not
only the tourist from the other parts of India are visiting here but also foreign are also visiting this
beautiful place. Except Monday the Red Fort, Delhi is open on all days. Taxies, buses and auto
rickshaws are available to reach these places. Plan a long trip to visit Indian monument
attractions and enjoy and get relaxed by seeing the beauty of the places.




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Description: http://indianmonumentattractions.wordpress.com/ ,Red fort is also called as ‘Lal Killa’ it is the Indian name .The marvelous Royal Red fort is builted by using the red sand stone, which is one of the India famous historical monument. It took almost 9 years to complete the building of red fort. The fifth Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1618 laid the foundation stone of the Red Fort. He ruled Agra for eleven years, and then he shifted to Delhi.