Guess what/where is this thing?

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9 Comments so far

  1. Jangli Jagga (unregistered) on September 24th, 2005 @ 3:05 am

    I’m not sure, but I saw such a thing in anarkali area.. it was packed between buildings and I never got the chance to see it properly.. the only reference I can give is – not very far from Yousuf Falooda shop in old anarkali.. :S


  2. zeeshan (unregistered) on September 25th, 2005 @ 5:01 pm

    isn’t it some tomb in anarkali?


  3. maleeha (unregistered) on September 25th, 2005 @ 10:12 pm

    it can’t be qutubuddin aibak’s tomb cause it’s been rebuilt in yellow stone, or at least that’s what i’ve heard. I love old bricks…they used to be so sleek and classy, and well, they just looked better than the ungainly ones these days. The coming of the british has benefitted the region in many ways, but they should have left our pretty bricks alone.


  4. Darwaish (unregistered) on September 26th, 2005 @ 1:18 am

    yasir is close in guessing where.. it is a tomb but not qutububuddin’s .. keep guessing, it’s not that difficult :)

    oh n i hate when they restore something by totally destroying the original thing..it happened in case of Kamran’s Baradarri and I heard Qutubuddin’s tomb no longer looks the way it was .. but once i saw a few windows of Shalimar Garden being restored and that was something.. one 5*5 window costs approx. 75k and they had to bring people from India who knew the particular mosaic


  5. Omar (unregistered) on September 26th, 2005 @ 7:57 pm

    this must be the tomb of a european general in anarkali. forgot his name, i saw it on aaj tv a week ago.


  6. Omar (unregistered) on September 26th, 2005 @ 8:01 pm

    i want to see qutubuddin aibak’s tomb, i heard its in a crowded narrow street?


  7. Jangli Jagga (unregistered) on September 27th, 2005 @ 1:18 pm

    Okay, here’s the answer: tomb of a french general located on the back of the building which has ‘mirage banquet hall’ and has student hostels on top, in the old anarkali area.
    I win! where’s my washing machine?


  8. Darwaish (unregistered) on September 27th, 2005 @ 1:32 pm

    washing machine is for omar, you get elektra tv :D .. and the rest of the people win a ding dong bubble ;)

    ps: French General ke saath uski daughter is also burried. A tomb hidden in Anarkali.

    btw has anyone seen Anarkali’s grave/tomb which is inside Pakistan Administrative Staff Colege??


  9. Jangli Jagga (unregistered) on September 28th, 2005 @ 2:03 am

    elektra tv is fine, but I really need a toaster.. I’m burning my toasts every morning :(

    PS: pay me due credit as I had seen the place myself and my guess was not at all incidental. plus, I went to actually see the place myself again to confirm yesterday. :D



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