Explore Hawa Mahal
The Palace of Winds in Jaipur
"A landmark in the pink city, built in the shape of Krishna's peacock crown"
A Palace not meant for living But designed to be a screen
The facade gave an opportunity for the women of the palace to watch the celebrations, processions and festivals on the streets without being seen by the public.
It has 953 windows
It has 5 levels & no stairs inside to reach each level
There is no front entrance
It is the tallest building in the world which has no foundation
Facts about Hawa Mahal
The 5 levels are named as
Sharad Mandir Ratan Mandir Vichitra Mandir Prakash Mandir Hawa Mandir
Stained Glass windows & Pretty Doors
Fountain, Jharokhas & Jhalis ...
A delightful fusion of Mughal & Rajputana styles
The Breezy Effect
The 900 odd windows created a Venturi effect, making this palace a perfect escape from the heat for the Royal Family
Hawa Mahal along with the Jantar Mantar is a part of the Jaipur City Palace
Colors of Fontainhas,
The Old Latin Quarters of Goa