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Jantar Mantar, Delhi

Location: One of the five observatories, i.e. Jantar Mantar, is situated at Parliament Street in Connaught Place of New Delhi. It incorporates 13 unique architectural astronomy structures. Foundation year:...
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Monuments

Qila Rai Pithora

Location:  The heritage ‘Qila Rai Pithora’ is a world heritage site that’s relics are stretching across South Delhi which are manifested in present Saket, Mehrauli surrounding Qutb complex, kishangarh...
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Tughlaqabad Fort

Location: The historic citadel called ‘Tughlaqabad Fort’ is one of the devastated monuments located on the Mehrauli-Badarpur Road in Tughlaqabad, New Delhi. Founder: Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq of Tughlaq dynasty in...
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Mughal Garden, Delhi

Location: Modeled on the Charbagh structure of Persian style but representing Islamic style, Mughal Gardens, are located within the enclosed walls consisting of rectilinear layouts, pools, canals & fountains...
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Mosque

Moth Ki Masjid

Location: Heritage Moth Ki Masjid is located in the encompassed area of South Extension part II, Mubarakpur, village of Masjid Moth. Era: Medieval Period (16th century)  Ruling dynasty: Sultan...
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Mosque

Khirki Masjid

Location: Historical monument Khirki Masjid is located in South Delhi near Satpula or the seven arched bridge on the outskirt of south wall of Jahapanah (the fourth city of...
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Monuments

Lal Bangla

Location: The national heritage ‘Lal Bangla’ (red bungalow), housing the mausoleums of two royal late-Mughal heirs, is located on the Zakir Hussain Road in the complex of the Delhi...
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Jahaz Mahal

Location: The graceful monument, marking beginning of Mughal’s imperial rule, Jahaz Mahal is erected next to Hauz-i-Shamsi in Mehrauli on its northeast corner in Delhi. Significance of its name:...
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Ajmeri Gate

Location: One of the gem-like heritages called ‘Ajmeri Gate’ is glorifying the southwestern part of Delhi in Chandni Chowk. This is the passable leading to Ajmer, a place in...
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India Gate

Location: The monument recalling the name of the martyrs, popularly named as ‘India Gate’, is located in the nation’s capital Delhi at Rajpath. Names of known and unknown patriots,...
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Hauz Khas Village

Location: The riches of Indian precious heritage glimpsing through the masterpiece monument called Hauz Khas Village is located in Hauz Khas, South Delhi glorifying the area with its graceful...
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Qutub Minar

  Location: The tallest minaret representing an ancient Islamic Monument of India ‘Qutb Minar’ or ‘Qutub Minar’ is glorifying the dignity of Delhi, the capital of India, while erecting...
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Red Fort

Location: The iconic historical monument, witnessing the ups and downs of varied dynasties, built in 17th century by the Mughal emperor ‘Shah Jahan’ is located in the heart of...
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