Hiran Minar, Fatehpur Sikri

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  • Akbar's favourite executioner elephant apparently died on the spot. How cool is that, an executioner elephant, we think his name would have been better if it was stompy.  more »
  • It is a tower built by Mughal emperor Akbar in memory of his favourite elephant Hiran. Eighty feet high circular tower covered with stone Projections in form of elephant tusks. In another account Abul...  more »
  • Another gateway into the fateh pur sikri ...constructed as all other structures inside the complex worth seeing  more »
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  • In the memory of akbar faithfully elephant. This tall monument shows so many elephant teeth... Look so beautiful..
  • The Hiran Minar, or Elephant Tower, erected as a memorial to the Emperor Akbar's favourite elephant.
  • The minar is so beautiful and decorative. The area is quite away from the main buildings or the tourist attraction.
  • Better watch it from distance as you are not allowed to go inside and there isn't much to see up close
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