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Hiran Minar, Fatehpur Sikri

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  • this grand tower was erected by akbar on the mortal remains of his elephant hiran . it is octagonal at it's base circular inthe middle and taparing at top with a dome crowned capital . the middle port...  read more »
  • This twenty metres high tower has a curious octagonal part round and then becomes architecture because. It seems to have been built by Akbar over the remains of her favorite elephant and the decoration of the Tower consists of six-pointed stars and hexagons from which protrude tusks (now in stone). Quite particular.
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  • See it from a distance, his favourite elephant's tomb, that came with Jodha in the marriage. Standing a little away in forlorn geography. 
  • 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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