Monthly Archives: August 2014

A Saint and An Emperor

The mausoleum of the Sufi saint Sheikh Salim Chishti stands in the middle of the courtyard of the Jami Masjid in Fatehpur Sikri. It is a marble tomb that glows like a jewel in the heart of the complex of red sandstone arches, domes and minarets and has a fascinating story to tell. In theā€¦ Read More »