Tomb of Jahangir
The Tomb of Jahangir is a mausoleum located in the city of Lahore, Lahore District, Punjab, Pakistan. It was built for the Mughal Emperor Jahangir, who ruled from 1605 to 1627, and is considered one of the finest examples of Mughal architecture.
The tomb is situated in Shahdara Bagh, a suburb of Lahore along the banks of the Ravi River. The construction of the tomb was completed in 1637, fourteen years after the emperor’s death. The tomb is built in a quadrangle layout, with a large central dome that is flanked by four smaller domes. The walls of the tomb are adorned with intricate marble inlay work, featuring designs of flowers, vines, and calligraphy.
The tomb is surrounded by a large garden that is divided into four sections by water channels. The garden is filled with a variety of trees, including cypress, pine, and palm, and features several fountains and waterways.