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Mehrauli Archaeological Park is an archaeological area spread over 200 acre in Mehrauli, Delhi, adjacent to Qutub Minar World Heritage site and the Qutb complex. It consists of over 100 historically significant monuments. 148 more words


Humayun’s Tomb commonly known by the Indian name of ‘Humayun Ka Maqbara’ was in fact the first Garden to be constructed with a Tomb in the history of India.  1,336 more words


The Jama Masjid is also known as ‘Masjid-i-Jahan Numa‘ which means the ‘World Reflecting Mosque‘ that was constructed under the orders of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan who also constructed the majestic and world-renowned heritage called the ‘Taj Mahal’. 549 more words

Old Delhi, Delhi

I have been to Old Delhi on multiple occasions, usually with friends that are visiting Delhi for the first time. I always take them to Jama Masjid and the Red Fort. 369 more words


News Wrap: Suicide bomber blasts Nigerian mosque

In our news wrap Tuesday, at least 50 are dead after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a mosque in Nigeria. Also, the U.S. military said it killed more than 100 al-Shabab militants in a recent airstrike in Somalia.