Jami masjid Delhi

One of the largest mosque dated back to the Tughlaq times. But now almost in ruins!!!

Firozshah Jami Masjid   Introduction: Along with many other famous structures of Firoz Shah Kotla Fort also houses a very unique mosque named as “Jami Masjid”. This unique structure is located inside deep within Ferozshah Kotla fort premises approached from Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg. It was made of quartzite stone covered with lime plaster which […]

Shia masjid, KAshmere Gate

A not so popular mosque near Old Delhi Railway Station having name “Shia Jama Masjid” !!

Shia Jama Masjid   Introduction: Just in front of Old Delhi railway station or known as Delhi Junction a mosque is standing on a raised platform. Named as Hamid Ali mosque but locally known as Shia jama Masjid. Exactly this mosque is located on Hamilton road. Shia jama Masjid is not built on the dot […]

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Ghalib ki haveli

Memorial of the famous Poet “GHALIB”

Ghalib Ki Haveli   Introduction: A haveli located inside the Ballimaran area of Chandni Chowk, Delhi-6. This place was the residence of renowned Urdu Poet Mirza Ghalib. Haveli still preserves some belongings of Ghalib’s like his pastimes, utensils, some of his favorite books and Handwritten Poems of Ghalib. Haveli was renovated by Archaeological Survey of India […]

A Delhi temple which the most visited edifices in the world…

Lotus Temple or Baha’I House of Worship   Introduction: Between the metro run from Moolchand to Kailash colony short scenery of a beautiful lotus shaped building can be seen. This masterpiece is Lotus Temple or known as the Baha’I House of worship exactly located near Kalkaji mandir. The entire world has only seven Baha’I houses […]

khan-i-khana

A poet whose couplets are very famous and still taught in our schools but very few know that he is buried in Delhi…

Khan-e-Khana   Introduction: Abdul Rahim Khan-e-Khana who is popularly known as Rahim was a renowned poet and one of the ministers of emperor Akbar, who were also known as “Navratana”. He lies buried in a beautiful mausoleum situated in Nizamuddidn East near Humayun’s tomb. It is very close to the Dargah of Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya in Nizamuddin […]