The Paigha Tombs (A Companion Guide)
The Paigah Tombs are famous for their architectural excellence in Hyderabad which belongs to the nobility of Paigah family, who were fierce loyalists of the Nizams and served as statespeople, philanthropists and generals alongside them. These tombs are fine blend of Indo Saracenic architecture, Asaf Jahi and Rajputana styles of architecture. The Paigah’s necropolis is situated in a quiet neighborhood 4 km’s south east of Charminar, Hyderabad, at Pisal banda suburb near Owaisi Hospital, Santosh Nagar. Composed of lime mortar and white marble these tombs are the final resting places of several generations of the Paigah nobles.