Pinsteps. Taramati Baradari

Taramati Baradari is a historical monument located in Hyderabad, India. It's known for its rich history, unique architecture, and cultural significance. This monument was constructed on the banks of the Musi river during the reign of the Seventh Sultan of Golconda, Abdullah Qutb Shah, as part of Ibrahim Bagh, a Persian style garden.

The name "Baradari" translates to "the building with 12 doors" and is used to describe a structure with open pavilions. The structure was designed in a way that allows cross ventilation and is cool even during the hot summer months. It's said to have been named after Taramati, a courtesan who, according to legend, was a favorite of the Sultan.

One of the unique aspects of Taramati Baradari is its acoustic design. It's said that the Sultan could hear Taramati singing from a mile away at the Golconda Fort. This was possible due to the strategically placed windows and doors which allowed sound waves to travel.

Today, Taramati Baradari is a popular cultural and convention center, hosting music performances, cultural events, and social functions. It also houses an open-air theater with a seating capacity of 1600 people. The complex includes a restaurant, and an exclusive bar offering a panoramic view of the city.

The Taramati Baradari monument, with its lush gardens and serene ambiance, is an excellent place for those seeking a combination of historical exploration and cultural entertainment. It symbolizes the rich cultural heritage of the region and stands as a testament to the architectural prowess of the Qutb Shahi dynasty.

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