Jahangir Mahal Orchha (Part 3)
– An Imposing Structure
the ruler Vir Singh, this intricately carved majestic palace has an aura of
opulence and grandeur. The palace was built in the 17th century in the honor of
great Mughal Emperor Jahangir. Vir Singh was an Orchha ruler who was a good
friend of Jahangir, son of Emperor Akbar. Vir Singh helped Jahangir during his
clash with Akbar. Jahangir repaid this favor by giving him the charge of entire
Bundelkhand. Later, Vir Singh constructed this palace in the honor of Jahangir.