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Tomb of Mohammad Ghaus-Astonishing Tomb

The tomb of a 16th century prince-turned-sufi is now situated in the town of Hazira. This mausoleum exhibits astonishing Mughal architecture and has proven to be a famous pilgrimage for hindus and muslims alike. The beautiful tombstone and the stunning architecture of the mausoleum gives this place a sense of serenity and peace. The tomb’s walls are inlaid with exquisite pierced-stone jali screen.

To the east of the town stands the mausoleum of Muhammad Ghaus. It is built in the form of a square with hexagonal towers at its corners surmounted by small domes. The body of the building is enclosed on all sides by carved stone lattices of elaborate and delicate design the whole being crowned by a large dome which was once inlaid with blue glazed tiles. Shaikh Mohammad ghaus, whose body lies within, was a well-known Muslim saint of the sixteenth century.

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Location:
Gwalior
Madhya Pradesh, India
Best time to visit Gwalior: 
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Ticket / Cost / Expenses
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Time people usually spend here:
1 hours
Latitude / Longitude:
78.1774527°N, 26.2317800°E
Distance from Gwalior city center to Tomb of Mohammad Ghaus
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Opening and Closing Timings:

Monday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Thursday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Sunday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Read traveller's reviews about Tomb of Mohammad Ghaus..

Overall Rating:4.1

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  '3' out of 5
"very nice jali desigen in symmetrical balance , it was built in 16th century . site is small but very nice and attractive . "
  '5' out of 5
"Nice for visiting in evening on Hazira"
  '5' out of 5
"Missed da tansen samaroho.was attend da program of legend Bhimsen joshi nyt..guni jane gun ki saar , abgun na kijiya..."
  '3' out of 5
"Ye hai Hindu Muslim ki ek jagah kabr or samadhi. Ek Akbar ke guru mohm.gosh ki dargah or dusri tansen ki samadhi Dino ko hi Akbar be amar kar diya "
  '5' out of 5
"Tomb of Tansen in a beautiful place to visit in Gwalior.."

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