Monday, 20 January 2014

Humayun's Tomb in Delhi

By Raj Thakkar  |  02:05 No comments

 Humayun's tomb is the tomb of great Mughal Emperor Humayun. It is situated at Delhi. You might have heard about this tomb but do you know the history of Humayun's tomb? Who constructed it? Do you know the charges for entrance in Humayun's tomb and timing for visitors. All the above things I will tell you in this article about Humayun's tomb.
Humayun's tomb

  Humayun's tomb was built in 1572 by his be his widow Bega begum who is also known as Haji Begum. Hindu king Hemu defeated Mughal forces in delhi and agra and in this fight Mughal emperor Humayun was dead. on 20th January 1556 Humayun was died and his body was buried in Purana kila at delhi. In 1565 after nine year of Humayun's death His widow Bega Begum gave the order of construction of Humayun's tomb and it was completed in 1572. Mirak Mirza was the architect of Humayun's tomb. Unfortunately Mirak Mirza was dead and because of that his son Sayyed Mirza  completed his father's design. This tomb was built in 1.5 million rupees. All money for construction of Humayun's tomb was given by Bega begum. This was the History of Humayun's tomb.
Humayun's tomb in delhi

   Humayun's tomb is one of the best historical places of India. It is included in UNESCO's world heritage list in 1993. It derives Millions of visitors every year. If you have not visited Humayun's tomb yet then visit this place just once in your life. If you are planning to visit Humayun's tomb then follow the given travel guide which is given below.

Travel Information for Humayun's tomb
LocationDelhi
Timings6:00 am to 6:00 pm
Entry FeesRs 30 for Indian people
Rs 500 for foreigners
Camera feeRs 25
  

    So friends these was all information about Humayun's tomb which is situated at Delhi. I hope you liked this article. Share it with your friends. Have a nice day.

Author: Raj Thakkar

Raj Thakkar is a Blogger (By Choice) from Bhuj.He has completed his B.Tech. CE from Ganpat University.

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