Mausoleum is basically tomb and the word come from the persian. It is quite old and damaged building. ASI is trying to restore it to its former glory and it may take some time.
This place is about 1.3km north of Itmad-ud-Daula. There is an official caretaker for the tomb. Small groups of locals were there socializing, and it is a relaxed environment. Signs of damage and disrepair are evident. This attraction is tuk-tuk accessible.
A delightful site, work in progress Go to explore what the tombs were like before renovation and fixing. Colors and calligraphy, beautiful. Needs restoration work, but well worth the visit. Setting on the river is beautiful.
The Chini Ka Rauza was constructed in 1639 as the last resting place of Mulla Shukrullah Shirazi (Allama Afzal Khan Mullah of Shiraz) a poet and prime minister in the reign of Shah Jahan, the emperor best known for having the Taj Mahal built to hold the remains of his favourite wife. Interestingly the brother of Mulla Shukrullah Shirazi, Amanat... 更多
This is the tomb of Shah Jehan's prime minister, a little way up the road from Itmad-ul-Daula's tomb. It is just off the main road on the left in the middle of a market garden. It is not well signposted but there is a small sing at the actual turning. It is simply designed tomb with exquisite Persian turquoise tiling... 更多
Its just another structure with very little historic value to it. My driver said that it was after 5 years that he drove someone there. Its so scarcely visited.
The Chini ka Rauza is at the end of a lovely shaded lane. Unfortunately lots of the ceramic tiles have been lost over time but it is still possible to discern what this tomb looked like originally. There is lovely tile work along one facade and renovation are going on inside the tomb at the moment to restore some of... 更多
The tomb of Afzal Khan, a Persian poet who was also a minister in the court of Shah Jahan. Brown, rectangular building, the inside of the tomb decorated with now fading paintwork and inscriptions form the Quran. The tomb is adorned with different colors, blue, yellow and green tiles adding a spectacular view to it. Open every day, 24-hour a... 更多