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žSaat Kabar; The last monument that I saw in Bijapur was grave and eerie. Saat Kabar refers to 60 tombs of women, killed by one man – their husband Afzal Khan, the army chief of Adil Shah II. An astrologer told him that he would be killed in a battle, so he decided to kill all his 60 wives lest they remarry after the war. So, he beckoned them to an isolated spot and took their lives by pushing them into a well. less 
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Tue, Apr 2, 2013 4:00 AM EDT