Photographer's Note

This is a part of Gazi Darga which is at Tribeni Shivpur, Hooghly.
Build of bricks and stones this rectangular mosque was erected in 1298 AD by Zafar Khan Gazi,a military general of the Sultan Of Delhi.It is evident by an arabic inscription above the central mihrab of the mosque.The prayer hall in entered through five stone faced arches and divided into two aisles by a row of ornamental stone pillars.The rear wall is noted for three highly decorated mihrabs. The old mosque originally had ten domes most of which are now lost.
Devoid of any superstructure the double chambered tomb of Zafar Khan is earliest extant mausoleum in eastern india built in 1315 AD.In both the mosque and the tomb architectural and sculptured stone members of earlier structures have been used.

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