24 Nov Top Things to Know About Buland Darwaja – Agra @ UP Tourism
Buland Darwaja – An Example of unique Architecture and brilliant craftsmanship.
India was once ruled by Mughal’s, and at that time they built many historical monuments including Taj Mahal, Red Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Humayun’s Tomb etc. The uniform pattern of the structure including domes, minarets can be seen in all the monuments they built. Buland Darwaja in Agra is one of them.
Some Facts and Information to know About Buland Darwaja
- Akbar Built Buland Darvaja after getting victory over Gujarat.
- It is made up of Buff and red sandstone inlaid with black and white marbles.
- The lines written On an archway of doors are related to Christ, which considers Akbar as a symbol of religious tolerance.
- It is a striking example of Hindu and Persian Architecture.
Attraction – Inscription of Kuran
Best Time To visit Buland Darwaja –
October – March (The temperature between April to October is very high, so try to visit in winters)