Purani Haveli

19 February 2014

Hyderabad is well known for the beautiful palaces and other marvelous monuments which reflect the golden era in history and showcase extraordinary craftsmanship. Purani Haveli is one such palace which displays immaculate artwork and talent.

History of Purani Haveli

Located south east of the Afzal Gunj Bridge near Dewandevdi, the Purani Haveli is a significant part of the city of Hyderabad. While the city was being planned, Mohammad Quli Qutub Shah, the then ruler of Hyderabad marked out a large portion of land for the residence of Hazrat Mir Momin, his chief advisor.

Description of Purani Haveli

A fusion of Western and Indian architecture, Purani Haveli is a well planned monument. The palace is built on 18th century architectural patterns with spacious courtyards and intricate designs.