Bibi Ka Maqbara (Tomb of the Lady) Aurangabad - Copy of Taj Mahal Agra

Bibi Ka Maqbara - Copy of Taj Mahal Agra

The Bibi Ka Maqbara (Tomb of the Lady or Tomb of RabiaDurani) is a tomb located in Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India. It was built in 1660 by the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb in the memory of his first and chief wife Dilras Banu Begum (posthumously known as DabiaDurani).

A Symbol of love, Bibi Ka Maqbara is almost similar to another memento of love and its inspiration of the Taj Mahal like an another Taj Mahal. Due to the strong resemblance, it is also called the Dakkhani Taj (Taj of the Deccan). It might be a copy of the Taj Mahal Agra. It is the "principal monument" of Aurangabad and its historic city. Tomb of RabiaDurani(Bibi Ka Maqbara) is the largest structure that Aurangzeb has to his credit.

Related to each other in many ways, one yet separated by time, magnitude and miles both the mausoleums are similarly by love, memory, and Architecture. While the first memorial monuments, the Taj Mahal Agra belongs to Aurangzeb’s mother (wife of Mughal empire Shah Jahan ), the second, Bibi Ka Maqbara (Tomb of lady RubiaDurani) Aurangabad is dedicated to his wife – both the tombs immortalizing these women in the chapters of history and symbol of love and respect of Woman.

Bibi Ka Maqbara Aurangabad: Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit this destination is during the months of September- March, when the weather is pleasant.

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