Bagerhat is one of the best historical place in Asia BangladeshHe wants to see more and know more. He wants to get the flavor of the historical places of his country. Bagerhat is such a historical place of Bangladesh. Bagerhat is a historical place. Hazrat Khan Jahan Ali founded this town. He was justice and a great saint of the fifteen century. At the time of his reign, Bagerhat was a part of the Sundarban. He cleared the forest and made it habitable. He named it Khalifabad.
The buildings erected by him are now all in ruins. The mazar of Khan Jahan Ali is a fine one storeyed building.It has a beautiful dome.Hazrat Khan Zahan Ali was buried there.The tomb was made of cut out stones.It cannot be accurately said that where from these were brought.It is said that Pir Khan Zahan Ali brought from Chittagong by floating on water.On the tomb there are inscriptions in Arabic.An inscription says that he died on 25th October,1459.There is a small mosque nearby.A close associate of Khan Jahan was buried outside the tomb.On the night of the full moon……
the fakirs call them and give something to eat.
The Satgambuj mosque is also situated in there.It is a big and beautiful building.It is still in a good condition.It stands on sixty pillars with its 77 domes.They are made of stones.the mosque is beautifully decorated.It is said that it was used by Pir Khan Jahan Ali.The mosque has great attraction for visitors and tourists.
There is a big dighi near the Shatgambuj mosque.This dighi is called the Ghora Dighi.It s said that a horse was made to run before digging the Dighi.The horse ran straight and stood covering a certain distanceThat distance was accepted as the length of the Dighi.This is why it is called Ghora Dighi.