Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Shalimar garden Lahore

Shalimar Gardens was built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in Lahore. Construction began in 1641 CE (1051 AH) and was completed the following year. The project management was carried out under the superintendence of Khalilullah Khan, a noble of Shah Jahan's court, in cooperation with Ali Mardan Khan and Mulla Alau Maulk Tuni The Shalimar Gardens are located near Baghbanpura along the Grand Trunk Road some 5 kilometers northeast of the main Lahore city.


Post a Comment