JAHAZ MAHAL, Mandu
Jahaz Mahal or the ship palace was built by
SultanGhiyas-ud-din-Khilji to maintain his large Harem
(place where the ladies of rulers lived). This palace is
in shape of a ship and is locate between Munj Talao and
Kapur Talao (pond).The A balcony hanging over the water
and the open terraces appears as a royal pleasure craft.
In fact hidden motif of building this palace might have
been to carve out a pleasure ship from stone. In the
moon light the sight of this structure as viewed from
Heavily Mahal is unforgettable. The spectacular
silhouette of the domes and a turret perched on terrace
is sight to cherish life long. Jahaz Mahal is a double
storied structure which is which represents the grace of
royalty that decorated this place in the past. This
palace is 120 meter long and 15 meter wide.