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Mohammed Quli Qutb Shah’s tomb

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∙ A digital twin of the Mohammed Quli Qutb Shah’s tomb was unveiled by a reality technology company, Hexagon in Hyderabad.

Qutub Shahi Tombs Complex

∙ The Qutub Shahi Tombs are located in the Ibrahim Bagh, close to the Golconda Fort in Hyderabad.

∙ The tombs belong to the rulers of the Qutb Shahi Dynasty, their queens and children and the nobles who faithfully served them.

∙ It consists of 30 tombs, mosques and a mortuary bath, spanning the 130-year period from 1543 to 1672.

Muhammed Quli Qutb Shah’s tomb

∙ Muhammed Quli Qutb Shah’s tomb is located within the Qutb Shahi tombs complex and is considered the grandest of the Qutb Shahi tombs. 

∙ It was built in 1602 A.D.

∙ The tomb is on a terrace of 65 m square and 4m high. 

∙ Inscriptions in Persian and the Naskh scripts decorate the tomb.

Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah 

∙ Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah was the fifth sultan of the Qutb Shahi dynasty of Golkonda.

∙ He founded the city of Hyderabad on the banks of the Musi river in 1590 and built the Charminar.∙ During his reign, the dynasty reached the zenith of its material and cultural life.

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