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A interesting reminder of history

Few people come here, but an interesting place to visit if you're interested in the history of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sara T
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London, England, United Kingdom
Mausoleum of the Great Emperor-Saint in Yangon!

Bahadur Shah Zafar was the last Mughal emperor. Zafar was exiled to Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar) by the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
zamanwho
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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The final resting place of the exiled 18th-century Indian king.
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8 Zi Wa Ka Rd., Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Few people come here, but an interesting place to visit if you're interested in the history of Mughal India, to see the tomb of the last mughal exiled by the British in 1858

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bahadur Shah Zafar was the last Mughal emperor. Zafar was exiled to Rangoon, Burma (Myanmar) by the British ruler, where he died in custody on 7 November 1862 at the age of 87. Zafar was a noted Urdu poet, having written a number of Urdu...More

2  Thank zamanwho
Reviewed 9 October 2017

The last emperor of India died here as the last King of Myanmar died in India .. colonial days started since then in Asia.

Thank kyawt
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

A nice place to peep into the History of India. Here there are graves of Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar his Wife Empress Zinat Mahal and grand daughter Princess Raunaq Zamani Begum who were with him when the Emperor died.

Thank Rajeev Y
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Good location, The king was sleeping, I am afraid, It is Zafasha building. Very poor . All are 786. The day after tomorrow Muslim anniversary day. I love the day.

Thank Pyargalaung
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I wasn't expecting much and wasn't disappointed. The tomb is in a small nondescript building so different from tombs of some of Zafar's more illustrious ancestors. There are some old pictures that can give you a glance at the faded life of a Mughal Emperor....More

Thank Saurabh S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It was my life long desire to visit this place. my hotel executive, a srilankan, helped n arranged my visit on the first day. tomb/shrine is located in a posh secluded area, it was peaceful place n the history came alive for me. Mynmar is...More

Thank guptaashok03
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

This is the cemetery of the last Mughal Emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar. Most visitors and locals don't actually know how much history this place bears. The British exiled the Last Mughal Emperor from India to then Rangoon, Burma. The same goons also exiled the last...More

1  Thank MHtx2016
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This place is one of several links of Yangon with India, apart from Indian food and people. It is located close to Shwedagon Pagoda, and in it lies the tomb of the last emperor of Mughal India. There are people seated inside and chatting with...More

1  Thank Alvin S
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Indian King was exiled to Yangon and he lived here and died secretly though he was great king in India. This kind was talented in writing poem, and very religious at his last days. One can learn his philosophy about life and understanding of the...More

1  Thank Green Season T
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