Thursday, 6 June 2013
HISTORY OF FATEHPUR SIKRI
Hello friends After a long time back History of india is now going to post on fatehpur sikri.Have you heard About Fatehpur sikri.It is one of the Historical place in india and in this article i am going to tell you a brief History and location of Fatehpur sikri.Now let us start with location
Fatehpur sikri is located UTTAR PRADESH at 35 km away from agra on the vindhya mountain.FIND EXACT LOCATION
This is all about location and how to reach to fatehpur sikri.Now i am going to discuss a brief history about fatehpur sikri.
BRIEF HISTORY OF FATEHPUR SIKRI.
First start with name of this city "fatehpur sikri".Are you know why this city has name fatehpur sikri?There is a small story behind this name this city was known as sikrigrah and built by Maharaja sangram singh who is the last emperor of Rajput Raja.Akbar attacks at this city many times but when he attacks at seventh time Rajput left the city Sikrigrah and because of these sikrigrah was named fatehpur sikri(victory on sikri).So this is a small story that how fatehpur sikri was named.
Mughal emperor Akbar visited to saint salim who said that the second son of your becomes a great ruler.The saint salim was residing near the fatehpur sikri.In 1569 second son was born in akbar's home and Akbar decided to move his capital from agra to fatehpur sikri in honor of Saint Salim.The second son of Akbar was also known as prince Salim and later he grew up as great mughal emperor jahangir.
After that Mughal emperor had started architectural construction of fatehpur sikri.And we all are known khat Fatehpur sikri has wonderful architectural view and it is one of the best Architectural site.
So friends this is a brief History About the Fatehpur Sikri which i know If you know more then this then Write in comment So other people can become familiar about indian Historical places.Have a nice day.
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Author: raj thakkar
Raj Thakkar is a Blogger (By Choice) from Bhuj.He has completed his B.Tech. CE from Ganpat University.