Samadhi of Ranjit Singh

Samadhi of Ranjit Singh - Lahore, Punjab

The Samadhi of Ranjit Singh is the mausoleum of the Sikh ruler Maharaja Ranjit Singh. It is located near the Lahore Fort and Badshahi Mosque in Lahore, Pakistan. Construction was started by his son, Kharak Singh on the spot where he was cremated, and was completed by his youngest son, Duleep Singh in 1848.
Two small monuments to the west of the main mausoleum commemorate Ranjit Singh’s son Maharaja Kharak Singh and grandson Nau Nihal Singh, and their wives.

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