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Mausoleum of Sher Shah Suri

Mausoleum of Sher Shah Suri is one of the majestic national monuments in Sasaram of Bihar. It is located on the banks of a beautiful artificial lake. Built during the 16th century, it is a five-storied red sandstone edifice.

This tomb, 150 ft high, has a pyramidal structure. A dome can be seen at its top. At the center is a large octagonal chamber, which contains the tomb itself. There are steps, which lead down to the water.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Rohtas
Location: Sasaram    


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