Contraction of the badshai mosque was order in may 1671. Contraction took about two years and was completed in April 1673.Muzaffar Hussain who was appointed Governor of Lahore in may 1971 and held this post until 1675.
Nearest airport :=Islamabad international Airport.
Nearest Hotel := Boutique hotel.
Named after Mangla devi, the daughter of king porus, is situated on the hill feature dominating the mangla dam lake. the fort dates back to times before Christ. The fort is almost at the same place from where Alexander the great crossed the jhelum river.
Its situated along the western bank of river Ravi, near city of Lahore, almost adjective to the tombs of jahangir and his wife Noor jahan. asif khan was brother of noor jahan and had been a minister in the royal court.
Ramkot Fort nearby the Mangla Fort is yet another forgotten and generally unexplored fort on the banks of Mangla Fort. Built on the site of an old Hindu Shiva temple, The best way to approach the fort is through boats from the Mangla Army Water Sports Club.
Taj Mahal stands in the city Agra. On the banks of the yamuna river. It was built in the memory of the beautiful Arjumad Bano Begum, who win the heart of a Magual prince. Work on the mausoleum began in 1633 and 20.000 workers laboured for 17 years to built it .
Situated at the eastern end of Rajpath in central Delhi is the 42 m high stone arch of victory. Formally known as the all India war memorial previously. designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens, The names of the 90.000 soldiers of the Indian Army who lost their lives in World war-1
the middle of the dagaba was built a relic chamber, in the centre of which was placed a bo-tree made of precious metals, and an image of the Buddha round which were groups of figures representing various events in the life of the Buddha.
After the sacred Tooth Relic of the Buddha was brought to Sri Lanka in the ninth year of the reign of King Kitsirimevan. Thereafter in each capital of the Sinhalese kings, there was a separate Temple of the Tooth.
King Devanam Piya Tissa built the thuparama dagaba to enshrine this relic . was thus the oldest stupa built in Sri Lanka. Originally it was in the shape of a heap of paddy but as restorations were done in later years, it took the form as seen today