It is besides railway station. Total two in number. One of such building got damaged while earthquake. Since then people are not allowed to climb this structure. Can be seen on arrival or departure by Train.
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It is located near the Ahmedabad railway station. There are two pairs of minars one is near the kalupur and other one is near the sarangpur. The architecture is beautiful with intricate designs and carvings on the pillars and minarets. But Locals have made it...More
THE SWAYING MINARETS I have seen many architectural wonder-works in churches, mosques and temples the world over during my visits to many countries in different times. But I have not seen anything like Ahmedabad’s swaying minarets. India is a repository of such wonders being the...More
Loved the architecture. Of course disappointed because one of the minarets is missing and could not get to shake them and experience the jiggle.The minaret only surviving am told fell off during the earth quake and was restored. Lucky, they were not damaged. Most importantly,...More
This is amazing wonders to see the shaking minarates. Though govt now don't allow the shaking of minarets due to security reasons. But the minarates are still in good conditions Must visit. I would appreciate and strong opinion that this can be added in wonders...More
There are two pairs but are prohibited to enter the minaras. Luckily I have climb the minaras long ago when it was allowed to climb and push one place of the minar and one can see the other was also shaking. How brilliant work of...More
We had made a small list of places on our visit to Ahmadabad. Sorting places based on ease of access we decide to see this first. We walked to the location mentioned in the Google map. We could see the top of the tower but...More
Its a very scientific and puts you to the thought of the advanced architecture in Olden India.Though they do not allow you to touch the minars due to restoration.
There are two such structures one in a mosque close to the railway station and other on the platform of the railway station (which can be viewed mostly from outside the station). The area close to the mosque is quite dirty and stinky. We still...More
It is near Kalupur Railway station Ahmedabad.Sidi Bashir Mosque in Ahmedabad is a must visit place due to its unique construction. The minarets of the mosque are called Jhulta Minar or shaking minarets. There are only two minarets left and it is believed that gentle...More