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Impressive archways

Sunday 11th February and we visited The Red Fort and this building was one of the highlights of... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
David D
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Devon, United Kingdom
Diwan-i-Am

This used to be the hall for the public hence the name. The carving around the pillars and dome are... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Kumar S
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New Delhi, India
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Lal Qila | Red Fort, New Delhi 110001, India
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Sunday 11th February and we visited The Red Fort and this building was one of the highlights of this amazing historic building. This stunning tall red stone building with its scalloped high archways is the place where Shah Jahan received the general public and heard...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

This used to be the hall for the public hence the name. The carving around the pillars and dome are interesting. It used to be decorated with jewels and precious stones with was looted.

Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Situated inside the Red Fort this is the main Darbar of the king. The picture showed in the display is the throne on which the king used to sit.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Indoor marble pavilion, Diwan-I-Am is the little that's left of the inner "stuffing" of Lal Kila in Delhi. It is quite good, though obviously loses comparison with its namesake in Agra – openwork arches there impress much stronger than here. Yes, perhaps, arches of the...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Diwan-i-aam was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan within the Red Fort premises. Shah Jahan used it to listen problems by suffering people in the Mughal rule. Very well maintained and preserved. The beautiful building made by red stones are called Deewan-i-Aam. Beautiful pillars roof...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Unlike Diwan-i-Khas, which was for the Private Audience, Emperor Shahjehan built this Diwan-i-Am for public Audience and important functions. Made of sandstone this is perfectly symmetrical and shows the high point of architecture. There are perfect columns made of 9 pillars all around. At the...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

It is the hall of general audience in the Mughal court of Shah Jahan at Red Fort of Delhi. Here the emperor hear the grievances of general public. The hall is located near Nakkar Khana of the red fort campus. The red sandstone structured three...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2017

This place is known as darbar where citizens and common people used to come to king hence named as Diwan-i-Aam. It includes the throne of king and other darbaris.

Thank amitkumar_bec
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Reviewed 20 October 2016

As the name suggests, this was the place where general meetings were happened between king and public. Can be visited to view nice architecture.

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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

I visited divan-i-am with my family. divan-i-am or the hall of public audience is built of sandstone covered with shell plaster on a one metre high platform. It's a very good place for visit. very beautiful hall. Must visit once. Thank you.😃😃😃

Thank Samarth T
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