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The Mausoleum Of Humayun

Journal: International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research (Vol.5, No. 7)

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Page : 209-214

Keywords : Baburid architecture; Indian architecture; Timurid style; Mausoleum of Gur Amir; Mausoleum of Taj Mahal; Akbari style; Double-Dome.;

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Humayuns Tomb is the first mausoleum which was built by Baburids in India. Also the worlds most well-known mausoleum Taj Mahal has been inspired by this Tomb. However until now this magnificent mausoleums commander and which architectural style was used is still debatable. In this research we will try to identify the commander of Humayuns Tomb and clarify which architectural styles was used and from which traditions this heritages was inspired. Moreover we analyze the main characters innovations of the Humayuns Tomb and identify later impacts for developing mausoleums of this type.

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