Name of Site/Monument Samadh of Bhai Wasti Ram
Name of District Lahore.
Type / Category II.
Character and Date / Period Sikh Period (1799-1839 A.D)
Owned and maintained by Government (O.G.A).
Location/Area 1 Kanal 10 Marla’s.
Notification No / Dated No. F.4-81/56-E-VI, dated: 26-07-1960.
Protected Under Antiquity Act 1975.
Whether demarcated Yes
This Samadh is situated adjacent to the wall of the Old Fort, Lahore, on its north. Bhai Vasti Ram was the Spiritual guide of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. The Samadh, which is entirely built in marble is a beautiful architectural specimen and unique monument of the 19th century (Sikh Period). At present it is occupied by same displaced persons. Its enclosure wall has almost disappeared.