The entrance of the Sikandra monument or Akbar tomb in Agra, where Akbar the Great is buried. A World Heritage site. A red sandstone architecture gate with intricate Mughal carvings.
Sikandra Akbar’s tomb made by the Mughal emperor. Akbar tomb is a masterpiece of Mughal architectural. It was built in 1604-1613 and is situated in 119 acres of ground in Sikandra a slab of Agra. The tomb’s construction was completed by Akbar’s son Salim also called Jahangir. After his death, his son Jahangir has completed it in 1605- 1613.
About the tomb, lies Mariam’s tomb, the tomb of Marian-uz-Zamani, wife of Akbar and the mother of Prince Jahangir (Jodhabai). The architectural of the south gate is the largest, with the four white marble chhatri topped miners which are similar to those of the Taj Mahal and is a normal point of entry to the tomb.
Sikandra Akbar Tomb building is a four-tiered pyramid surmounted by a marble pavilion containing the false tomb. The building constructed mainly from a deep red sandstone enriched with the feature in white marble.
The Akbar tomb is famous for the Mughal style garden. In the garden, we can find antelope and monkeys. You can really spot peacock here. there is a water cancel on both of the sides of the garden. The garden is so large that many people are spending much time with his family and friends. Under the tomb have a Zoo which has many animals. There is a so interesting thing is that nobody can disturb those animals.
Moments of Akbar Tomb
The visit time of Akbar tomb is 6-6:30 in the evening. There are many people came to the tomb and click the picture not only the tomb but also the school children who came on a trip with his school. Foreign countries are impressed by Indian history. They are happy to see the tomb and know about the history of it. Once upon a time, our school camp was there and did my work to clean the place and parking the cars in the right place which nobody had no problem to do anything. We got many competitions example, singing, dancing and mimicry that person who stay on your side etc. The people of other city enjoyed the moments by clicking the pictures. when they were gone, told us, well-done children, you must god bless you and stay long. I made a good friend, she is a little girl who plays with me and ate the food with funny moments.