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Humanyun Tomb

Humanyun Tomb is a mausoleum in Delhi city. It is one among three World Heritage Sites in Delhi city. It is a first mature example of Moghul architecture whose inspiration was drew from 15th century Timurid architecture. He was the second Mughal emperor who was marked by struggle and vicissitude. After the death of his father Babur in 1530, he ascended the throne of Delhi. He was also the father of popular Mughal emperor Akbar. Humayun died in 19th January, 1556 after a fall on the steps of his library in Sher Mandal. It is a monument inside Purana Qila of Delhi which is not so far from Humayun tomb. Tomb building was erected in 1569 using red sandstone and white marble.

The following is the list of the Great Indian Heritage Sites . Please click on the one you wish to visit for more details

Worl Heritage Sites in India
Agra Agra Fort Agra Humayun's Tomb
Agra Ajanta - Ellora Agra Khajuraho Temples
Agra Sanchi Stupas Agra Mahabodi Temple Bodhgaya
Agra CST - Terminal Mumbai Agra Qutub Minar
Agra Fatehpur Sikhri Agra Red Fort Complex
Agra Hampi Monuments Agra Bhimbetika - Rock Paintings
Agra Mahabalipuram Agra Sun Temple - Konark
Agra Pattadakal Monuments Agra Mamallpuram - Group of Monuments
Agra Champaner Monuments Agra Churches & Convents of Goa
Agra Jantar - Mantar - Jaipur Agra Nanda Dev- & Valley of Flower

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