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PostPosted: Mar 02, 2013   Topic Views : 2505   Post subject: Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India - Taj Hotel Reply with quote


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Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace is one of the finest palaces in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India. It belonged to Paigah Hyderabad State, and it was later owned by the Nizams. It is on a 32-acre area in Falaknuma, 5 km from Charminar. It was built by Nawab Vikar-ul-Umra, the then-prime minister of Hyderabad and the uncle and brother-in-law of H.H. The Nizam VI, Nawab Mir Mahboob Ali Khan Bahadur. Falak-numa means Like the Sky or Mirror of the Sky in Urdu.

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

In 2000 Taj Hotels started renovating and restoring the palace. The renovated hotel was opened in November 2010. The rooms and halls were decorated with ornate furniture, rich handcrafted tapestries and brocade from France. The interiors are a splendid interplay of Venetian chandeliers and intricate frescos and have charming outdoor terraces with a treasure of rare artefacts, including paintings, statues, furniture, manuscripts and books. The palace has a 101-seat dining hall, considered the largest in the world, and the Durbar Hall, embellished with intricately carved wooden ceilings, parquet flooring, regal walnut wood furniture and handcrafted mirrors.

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel

Falaknuma Palace Hyderabad India  Taj Hotel
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PostPosted: Mar 03, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

Extremely Beautiful its like palace
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PostPosted: Mar 07, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

dua wrote:
Extremely Beautiful its like palace


it is a palace.
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PostPosted: Mar 07, 2013     Post subject: Reply with quote

yes its like palace not a local place Smile
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