Shish Gumbad

Local nameShish Gumbad
LocationDelhi, India

Shish Gumbad, also spelt Shisha Gumbad, is a tomb from the Lodhi Dynasty and is thought to have possibly been constructed between 1489 and 1517 CE. The Shish Gumbad houses graves, whose occupants are not unequivocally identifiable. Historians have suggested, the structure might have been dedicated either to an unknown family, which was part of the Lodhi family and of Sikandar Lodi's court, or to Bahlul Lodi himself, who was chief of the Afghan Lodi tribe, founder and Sultan of the Lodi dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate.Shish Gumbad is situated in the Lodhi Gardens in Delhi and the area where the tomb is situated was formally called village Khairpur.

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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shish_Gumbad

Official Website http://competentauthoritydelhi.co.in/MonumentViewer.aspx?ID=16

Address New Delhi, India

Coordinates 28°35'37.422" N 77°13'12.645" E

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