1) Akbar supervises the construction of Fatahpur Sikri (from the Akbar-nama)
2) Akbar inspects the work that has been done (from the Akbar-nama)

Source: Courtesy of Prof. Frederick Asher, Univ. of Minnesota, October 1999

"General View of Ruins, Futtehpore Sikri," a photo by Bourne and Shepherd, c.1880's (a reprint of one by Bourne from the 1860's)

Source: ebay, Mar. 2008

A panoramic view of Fatahpur Sikri as a whole, with the Buland Darvazah at the right rear of the photo

Source: http://www.hahn-online.info/de/Indien/Fatehpur/FatehpurPan2/fatehpurpan2.html
(downloaded Oct. 2005)

A site plan of Fatahpur Sikri and its surroundings today

Source: http://homepages.primex.co.uk/~prim0062/india/Docs/Fatehpur%20Sikri.gif
(downloaded Oct. 2005)

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