Qutb Shahi Tombs
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Qutb Shahi Tombs
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The famous tombs of the seven Qutub Shahi rulers in the Ibrahim Bagh (garden prcent) are located close to the famous Golkonda Fort.

The galleries of the smaller tombs are of a single storey while the larger ones are two storied. In the centre of each tomb is a sarcophagus which overlies the actual burial vault in a crypt below. The domes were originally overlaid with blue and green tiles, of which only a few pieces now remain.

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