Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Jod Gumbaz, Vijapura


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Jod Gumbaz, twin domed tombs, were built in memory of Khan Muhammad and Abdul Razzaq Qadiri. Situated near Mecca Gate, these tombs are also referred to as ‘Two Sisters’.

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For offering assistance to the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb to defeat the young Adil Shahi emperor Sikandar, both Khan Muhammad and Abdul Razzaq Qadiri were considered traitors. The structure was built in 1687 and is also known as the Dargah of Abdul Razzaq Qadiri.

How to Reach

Nearest City  : Vijapura
District           : Vijapura
Distance        : 300 Mtrs from Vijapura Bus Stand
                      

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