The Legendary Palace of Queen in Orchha

Orchha

Cocooned very prettily in the splendid fort complex, the Palace of Queen (Rani Mahal) of Orchha is known well for the astounding architecture it has to boast about.  Besides this, the lovely paintings of the palace are simply mesmerizing too.

The mahal also means the queen quarters. It was the royal chamber for the wife of Raja Madhukar Singh. He was greatly dedicated to Lord Rama and thus he decorated the rooms of the queen’s chamber with murals that depicted scenes from the great epics like Ramayana. The ceilings as well as walls both are festooned with beautiful paintings all over them.

Now, these days, this palace has been converted into a museum. This museum thus exhibit paintings that were made in ninth and twelfth century. Also there are various sculptures that are another claim to fame for the museum. One of the most amazing things about this palace is that one can have a breathtaking view of the Betwa River from inside.

Book your holidays in orchha with Luxurious Amar Mahal and experience the grandeur of historical architecture in this beautiful hidden town of marvels.

Amar Mahal
Orchha, District Tikamgarh,
Madhya Pradesh – INDIA
Tel : + 917680252102, 252202
Fax : +917680-252203
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