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Humayun's Tomb, Delhi

CountryIndia
Date of Inscription1993
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/232

This tomb, built in 1570, is of particular cultural significance as it was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It inspired several major architectural innovations, culminating in the construction of the Taj Mahal.

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Capital: Delhi
Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)
Language: Hindi, English and 21 other official languages
Time Zone: UTC+5:30

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