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Mosque of Sheesh Gumbad, Lodhi Gardens
Mosque of Sheesh Gumbad, Lodhi Gardens

Lodhi Garden, Delhi.

One of the most beautiful garden that i have ever seen , its the Lodhi Garden which is located in Delhi . Lodhi garden was set up in between the 15th and 16th centuries by the Sayyid and Lodhi rulers. The garden is very well kept and still have some historical monuments which are an added attraction for the tourists.

Lodhi garden in Delhi has been re-deigned by JA Stein and Garrett Eckbo in the year 1968 and that’s how it got the present shape. At Lodhi garden you must visit the tombs of Muhammad Shah, the 3rd leader of Sayyid dynasty and Sikandar Lodhi. Once you enter the Lodhi Garden, you get to feel the history in its air only.

Lodhi Gardens is a city park placed in New Delhi. Spanning over 90 acres. The beautiful garden draped in emerald grass contains, Mohammed Shah’s Tomb, Tomb of Sikandar Lodi, Shisha Gumbad and Bara Gumbad, architectural works of the 15th century by Lodhis, an Afghan dynasty, that ruled major portions of northern India and Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of modern-day Pakistan, from 14 to 15 century.

The site is now protected by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). The gardens are situated between Khan Market and Safdarjung’s Tomb on Lodhi Road and is a favourable spot for morning walks for the Delhiites.Today it serves as one of the best jogger’s park in Delhi. You can find a large variety of people early in the morning at Lodhi garden– some joggers while some fitness freaks practicing yoga or meditation amidst the lush green environment.

Lodi Gardens is an important place of preservation as the tomb of Mohammed Shah is visible from the road, and is the earliest structure in the gardens. It is a good example of a combination of the Hindu and Islamic styles of architecture.

Finally you must visit Lodhi Garden whwen you visit Delhi and enjoy that beautiful place .

 

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