Mahal Gulara is situated on the Burhanpur-Amravati Road, about 21 km from Burhanpur
, in Madhya Pradesh
. It lies to the east of Singhkheda village. Major point of attraction are the two palaces built by Shah Jahan
, during the reign of his father Jahangir
There is a story behind the construction of Mahal Gulara Ė it is that when Shah Jahan visited Burhanpur, he fell in love with a beautiful dancer 'Gulara'. Shah Jahan was so impressed with her that he later married her. He constructed two beautiful palaces here surrounded by beautiful gardens and a water fall between them. The village was named after her name 'Mahal Gulara'.
Burhanpur Railway Station is the nearest railhead.