Amir Kushroo Tomb
Delhi, India
Amir Kushroo (1253-1325) was an influential poet and thinker. Born in Uttar Pardesh to a Persian family, he is known for his prolific work in music, poetry, philosophy, astronomy, and history. He was an active courtier, and a close friend and disciple to the Shaikh Nizam ud Din. The tomb of Amir Kushroo is a red sandstone edifice that stands opposite the Nizam ud Din Auliya Shrine, within the shrine complex in Delhi.

Sources:

Tillotson, G.H.R. 1990. Mughal India, San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 49.

Nath, R. 1985. History of Mughal Architecture vol. I. New Delhi: Abhinav Publications, 278.
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Delhi, India
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c. 1325
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Amir Kushroo Tomb
Khusrau
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Khusran
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Khusro Dehlavi
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Khusrow
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tomb
funerary
shrine
religious