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Back side of SafdarJang Tomb under renovation
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Safdarjung's Tomb (Hindi: सफ़दरजंग का मक़बरा, Urdu: سفدر جنگ کا مقبره Safdarjang ka Maqbara) is a garden tomb in a marble mausoleum in Delhi, India. It was built in 1754 in the style of late Mughal architecture. The top story of the edifice houses the Archaeological Survey of India. The garden, in the style evolved by the Mughal Empire that is now known as the Mughal gardens style known as a charbagh, is entered through an ornate gate. Its facade is decorated with elaborate plaster carvings

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  • Copyright: deepak chadha (deepratima) (51)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-12-07
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/6.3, 1/640 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2008-12-09 3:41
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