Photographer's Note

True Mughal Architecture The tomb was built by Humayun's senior widow Bega Begam, popularly known as Haji Begam, nine years after his death in 1565 according to some, but fourteen years according to the manuscript of an 18th century text. It is the first substantial example of the Mughal architecture, with high arches and double dome, which occurs here for the first time in India.

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  • Copyright: vivek badoni (vivekbadoni) (13)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-00-00
  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2009-09-10 5:45
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