Amer Fort, Sheesh Mahal Architecture, Jaipur

Amer Fort, Sheesh Mahal Architecture, Jaipur


Esthetic ambiance of this formidable fort is unparalleled. From the ground level, travellers climb up the steep paths, raises heartbeat both physically and mentally. The beauty and attention to detail enthralls. Palace complex built with red sandstone and marble consisting of the Diwan-e-Aam or the “Hall of Public Audience”, the Diwan-e-Khas or the “Hall of Private Audience”, the Sheesh Mahal (mirror palace)



In ancient days, the queen was not allowed to sleep in open air but she loved to see the stars shining. So the king (Raja Man singh I) ordered his architects to make something which could solve the purpose. When it was done, King lit up two candles, the reflections create thousand of stars.

Climb up further and you get to see more, like the Jaigarh fort. From the top, one can see the whole Jaipur city.

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