Posted on February 18, 2010 by mtidry
Gol Gumbaz mausoleum, India; Image courtesy of Wikipedia Commons
In my opinion, the coolest part about this massive monument is the whispering gallery. In the area around the base of the dome, any sound is echoed ten times and can easily be heard on the opposite side. It seems that everything about the Gol Gumbaz is magnified.
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