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Tomb of Jahangir

Tomb of Jahangir, is the mausoleum built for the Mughal Emperor Jahangir who ruled from 1605 to 1627. The mausoleum is located near the town of Shahdara in Lahore, Pakistan. His son Shah Jahan built the mausoleum 10 years after his father's death. It is sited in an attractive walled garden. It has four 30 meter high minarets. The interior is embellished with frescoes and pietra dura inlay and colored marble. - wiki []

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Outside Main Entrance

Main Entrance


Entryway to inner courtyard

Four-tiered minaret

Pietra dura detail


Entrance to the tomb chamber


Jahangir's final resting place

Jahangir's grave

Location: Shahdara, Lahore

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      2007.11.22 Edited

      This is very similar to Humayun's tomb in Delhi - India..
      beautiful pics!!