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Friday, March 13, 2020

Visit Delhi

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New Delhi its the capital of india.Delhi means for lovers people.Its little bit costly than punjab .Higher the food price.Higher room rent .And large number of population stay there .

1.Red Fort .

Red fort
The most famous place in delhi is Red fort.

The Red Fort is a historic fort in the city of Delhi in India, which served as the main residence of the Mughal Emperor  Every year on the Independence day of india (15 August), the Prime minister hoists the Indian tricolor  at the main gate of the fort and delivers a nationally broadcast speech from its Ramparts .

Qutub minar.

The Qutb Minar, also spelled as Qutab Minar or Qutub Minar, is a Minaret that forms part of the Qutb complex, a UNESCO  World Heritage site in the Mehrauli area of Delhi,India..

Qutubuddin Aibak, founder of the Delhi Sultanate , started construction of the Qutb Minar's first storey around 1199. In 1220, Aibak's successor and son-in-law Shamsuddin illtutmish completed a further three storeys. In 1369, a lightning strike destroyed the top storey. Firoj shah tuglaq replaced the damaged storey, and added one more. Sher shah Suri also added an entrance to this tower while he was ruling and Humayun was in exile.
Qutb Minar was established along with quwwat ul Islam Mosque around 1192 by qutb ud din Aibak, first ruler of the Delhi Sultanate.The mosque complex is one of the earliest that survives in the Indian subcontinent. The minaret is named after Qutb ud Din Aibak or Qutbbudin Kaki , a Sufi saint.Its ground storey was built over the ruins of the Lal kot ,the citadel of Dhillika .Aibak's successor iltutmish added three more storeys.
The Minar is surrounded by several historically significant monuments of Qutb compex The nearby pillared Cupola known as "Smith's Folly" is a remnant of the tower's 19th century restoration, which included an ill-advised attempt to add some more storeys.

Lotus temple.If u can see this place its look like a lotus flower .The Lotus Temple, located in Delhi,India, is a Bahai House of worship that was dedicated in December 1986.Notable for its flowerlike shape, it has become a prominent attraction in the city. Like all Bahaii Houses of Worship, the Lotus Temple is open to all, regardless of Religion or any other qualification. The building is composed of 27 free-standing marble-clad "petals" arranged in clusters of three to form nine sides,with nine doors opening onto a central hall with a height of slightly over 34.27 metres and a capacity of 2,500 people.  The Lotus Temple has won numerous architectural awards and has been featured in many newspaper and magazine articles.A 2001 CNN report referred to it as the most visited building in the world.

Omg Its too nice .So when u decide come here...

India Gate .India Gate is a war memorial, which was initially named as the All India War Memorial. This structure is situated Rajpath region of New Delhi. Do not confuse it with the Gateway of India, which is located in Mumbai. This structure stands as a memorial to more than 70,000 soldiers who died in the First World War and the third Anglo-Afghan war.

Tourist Attractions in India Gate

The gate holds inscription of 13,300 names of Indian soldiers, service men and UK officials. Later in 1971, a small structure made of black marble with a reversed rifle holding a war helmet on top was built under the arch. This structure is called Amar Jawan Jyoti. The gate is 42 meter tall standing on a basement made of Bharatpur red stone. A shallow dome is open on the top of the wall, which was used to light the gate with burning oil.
A few meters away from the gate, you can find a canopy, which was built, similar to the pavilion of Mahabali puram. This canopy stands as a memory to King George V who ruled India in the past. A marble statue of the king in his royal robes and wearing the Imperial crown was inaugurated in the canopy and it was removed later

                  India gate

how to Reach India Gate? 

Once inside Delhi, you can easily find all forms of transportation to reach India Gate. There are direct buses that reaches close to the India Gate from various parts of the city. The nearest metro station to the India Gate is Central Secretariat located on the yellow and the violet line.

Best Time to Visit India Gate

The best time to visit is between 7 pm and 9:30 pm. During this time, the structure will be illuminated. If you visit in the evening, you can find many street food vendors selling local snacks and delicacies. If you visit in January, you ought to witness the parade that passes through the India Gate on Jan 26th, the Republic day.

Entry Fee and Visiting Time

The monument is open to tourists throughout the year and throughout the day. There is no entry charge or photography charge for the monument.

  1. Humayun tomb.
located in Delhi is the Humayun's Tomb. This brilliant architectural splendor of the Mughal period testifies the craftsmanship of the Mughal architects. This mausoleum is a tomb of the great Mughal emperor Humayun. The building of the Humayun's Tomb was encouraged from the tomb of the Persian Mongol ruler, Oljeytu, at Sultaniyya. It is complex structure but has its own charm and grandeur. Thousands of travelers from all over the world visit the Humayun's Tomb every year.
You can site Humayun's Tomb in Nizamuddin East in Delhi. Located conveniently at the banks of Yamuna, this tomb is major attraction among the tourists. Counted among one of the must visit monuments Humayun's Tomb in Delhi was built by his beloved wife Hamida Banu Begam. Its construction work started in the year of 1569, which is fourteen years after the death of Humayun. It took about eight long years for the tomb to be completed.
This tomb is one of the most beautiful monuments in Delhi. Humayun's Tomb, Delhi depicts the true Mughal style of architecture, which was inspired from the Persian style of architecture. It was also recognized as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO because of the brilliant architectural beauty. It involved about 15 lakh rupees for the construction of the Humayun's Tomb in Delhi. Mirak Mirza Ghiyath was employed by the queen to construct this magnificent and grand edifice.
The tomb is surrounded by beautiful lush Mughal garden. The garden is divided in to four parts by pathways. This is typical of all Mughal gardens. The various water channels for the fountains make this tomb a true architectural delight.
Inside the Humayun's Tomb, you can find various architectural features, which makes this tomb a truly grand structure. You can find baradari (pavilion) and a hammam (bath chamber) inside the tomb. Built of red sandstone, the dome of the tomb is made up of sparkling white marble. The octagonal chamber within comprise the tomb of Humayun.
Other than the tomb of Humayun, you can also find the graves of Bahadur Shah Zafar and three princes.
For the public to visit, the Humayun's Tomb remains open from sunrise to sunset. Pay a nominal entry fee to behold this magnificent edifice. You can also visit the sacred shrine of the holy saint Nizam al-Din Auliya, located nearby.

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