Conservation of the 17th-Century Tombs of Taramati and Premamati in Hyderabad

This project, which involves the conservation of the tombs, acknowledges the role of women in Indian history and demonstrates American support for India's cultural heritage.

Located in the Quli Qutb Shah necropolis, the Premamati and Taramati tombs protect the remains of a prominent singer and dancer in the court of Abdullah Qutb Shah. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details


Location: Hyderabad, India, Southern Asia, Asia Organiser(s): Aga Khan Foundation Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $103,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2018 Project Status: Completed
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