Kapur Talao is an artificial lake situated at Mandu
in the Dhar District
of Madhya Pradesh
. The word 'Kapur' means 'camphor' and 'Talao' means 'lake'. Located near Jahaz Mahal
, it was a precious source of water and natural beauty in Mandu. Here visitors can see ruins of a big water-gate and a crib. There are several palace buildings near the lake.