Tomb of Mariam uz-Zamani

Mariam-uz-Zamani was a Hindu wife of the Mughal Emperor Akbar. According to Jahangir's autobiography Tuzk-e-Jahangiri, Marium uz zaman was the mother of Jahangir. A former Rajput Queen Maryam uz zamani was her name given by Akbar.

Her tomb is located in Sikandra, a suburb of Agra and was built by Jahangir. It is located1km from the Tomb of Akbar the Great (sometimes called Sikandra).

See also

  • Tomb of Nur Jahan in Lahore, resting place of Empress Nur Jahan, consort of Emperor Jahangir
  • Bibi Ka Maqbara, tomb of Dilras Banu Begum, consort of Emperor Aurangzeb
  • Lal Bangla, tomb of Lal Kunwar, the mother of Shah Alam II

Sources

  • http://www.agraindia.org.uk/tomb-of-mariam-zamani/index.html
  • http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/Features/ET_Travel/Mariam_Zamanis_tomb_Jodhas_rest/rssarticleshow/2841132.cms
  • http://wikimapia.org/4596971/Mariam_Tomb

Coordinates: 27°12′55″N 77°56′34″E / 27.21528°N 77.94278°E / 27.21528; 77.94278