Tazia Tower is a five storeyed building located close to the Badal Palace complex in the city of Jaisalmer. This monument was built by Muslim artisans and gifted to the King Maharawal Berisal Singh. The architectural style of the building resembles a 'Tazia' which basically refers to wooden, bamboo or paper model which originated in Karbala and is carried during the festival of Muharram.
Tazia Tower is famous for its beautiful designs, minarets and fusion style of architecture, combining elements of the Rajput and the Mughal styles. This monument is the replica of the mausoleum of Imams. Tourists can see a separate balcony in each floor which is different from the others in terms of its design and architecture.