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Mohammed Ghaus Mausoleums is a massive sandstone structure with rising towers on the four corners... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
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Bokaro Steel City, India
Tansen-greatest musician of India

The musician Tansen was one of the Nine Jewels of Akbars court and regarded as one of the most... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2018
695garry
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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Mohammed Ghaus Mausoleums is a massive sandstone structure with rising towers on the four corners, crowned by cupolas and a huge central dome. The outer walls are made of exquisite cut stone grilles. Some distance away is Tansen's mausoleum which is equally revered. The tomb...More

Thank meena1981
Reviewed 19 June 2018

When we visted there was somekind of festival was going on and we were told that there would sufi music and qwalis in the night. It is not maintained properly and there are crowd asking for alms!

Thank VinayR462
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful architecture. Awesome Latticed screens. The serene garden is lined with tombs unknown. Tansen found solitude in the garden beside the tomb of the prophet. A picturesque place is home to lovers and locals who love to litter and spit around. The place has a...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The main mausoleum is of Tansen's guru Mohamed Ghaus and Tansen's is a smaller one to the right. There are many other graves and tombs which are unmarked and even the local caretaker was not very sure of who they belonged to. Worth a quick...More

Thank Aanyaigoo
Reviewed 15 February 2018

The musician Tansen was one of the Nine Jewels of Akbars court and regarded as one of the most importnt north indan singers. He dies in Delhi but is burried beside the Sufi saint Shaikh Muhammad Ghaus in Gwalior. It’s a great place to visit.

Thank 695garry
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We were there for the annual Tansen music festival.The place was all lit up and the music was good.The resting place of Ghaisuddin Baba and Tansen are quite well looked after.The locals come and sing in Thier tombs from time to time.We were witness to...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This place is supposed to be the tomb of one of the nine gems of Akbar, but one cannot make it out. Also the renowned Tansen Samaroh is held here but still no maintenance of that level. This place really needs serious development to make...More

Thank Sushmita C
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Tombs of Mohummad Ghous and Miya Tansen, not far from Gwalior fort. Mohummad Ghous a Sufi of 16th century AD, who helped Babar to acquire Gwalior Fort, was also a teacher to Humayun and Tansen. Akbar made the tomb of Mohummad Ghous in moghul architecture...More

Thank NILIMA_11
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The main mausoleum are good and located next to each other and the lawns are well maintained. Lots of locals lying around who give constant weird look.

Thank nik_0107
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I am happy to visit this monument and see the tomb of Tansen and Mohd Gauss. The monument is good, but lot of local people are observed resting in the monument. Actually worthwhile to see Tansen tomb housed there. I love and recommend others to...More

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