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Tomb is on the wasy to Ellora caves. Visit if you have interest in history. Neat and clean place... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pune, India
A simple unmarked grave - Aurangzeb's Tomb

Make this visit only if you are into visiting sites of historical importance. We were and... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tomb is on the wasy to Ellora caves. Visit if you have interest in history. Neat and clean place. Can be covered in less then an hour.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amol21Mangla
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Make this visit only if you are into visiting sites of historical importance. We were and therefore made the effort to go there. Aurangzeb who died in 1707 wished to be buried in an unmarked grave next to his spiritual master. The money, Rs 14,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank radsvijay
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We both visited this place last year. They did not allow photography. The Mughal emperor is buried here in a very simple and grave here. He willed that he should be buried near his spiritual master.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Arunverma
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Aurangzeb, the Mughal Emperor is buries in a simple grave in Khuldabad in Aurangabad district. He had willed that he wanted to be buried near his spiritual master Shaikh Zaynuddin Shirazi so that he who was "steeped in sins" may hope for redemption because of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Rana S
Reviewed September 12, 2017

This is a small and rather shabby site important only because the emperor Aurangzeb was originally entombed there (he's now at Khuldabad, not far from Ellora, in a somewhat more attractive site). There's very little of interest here now.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank elawrenz
Reviewed May 9, 2017

You may be let down when you see this monument after visiting the great mughal monuments in Agra and Delhi. It's just a tomb and a small structure raised. Aurangzeb wanted to keep it town less celebrated and hence chose for a plain and simple...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

You can visit the tomb if you have time. It is not very well-maintained but good scene to look at (heritage).

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

This place is located on the way when going to Auranagbad to Ellora ,Just 5 kms before Ellora . Average visit.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank sam11901
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Emperor Aurangzeb's Tomb is in the town of Khultabad / Khuldabad which is in Aurangabad Distrist & Not in Ahmadnagar. Khultabad is On the way to Ellora caves from Aurangabad.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed February 25, 2016

Aurangzeb, chose a simple unmarked speace at the dargh or shrine of Sheikh Zainuddin Shirazi, his spiritual mentor, as his final resting place. It is said that he embroidered prayer caps and penned copies of the holy Quran to earn money to pay for his...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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