• India Natural Reserves
    celebrated 100 years of Capitalship, making it another landmark year in the long history of the historic capital of the region of Delhi. New Delhi is home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Humayun's Tomb and the Qutub complex. There are areas like Old Delhi and Mehrauli in New Delhi which have a number...
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  • Holiday Home Work
    ¶É¤nù°ü{ÉÉÊhÉ º¨É®úiÉ =kÉ®ú{ÉÖκiÉEòɪÉɨÉ ʱÉÊJÉi´ÉÉ SÉ +ÉxɪÉiÉ* SUB: History(to be done in A4 size paper) 1. A Case study on Qutab Minar of Delhi on the following criterias: * Collect and paste pictures of Qutub Minar. * Write a brief description on its architectural features. *******...
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  • Heritage Sites
    ------------------------------------------------- 1-Qutb complex The Qutb Minar (Hindi: क़ुतुब, Urdu: قطب پرِسر‎), also spelled Qutab or Qutub, is an array of monuments and buildings at Mehrauli in Delhi, India. The construction of Qutb Minar was intended as a Victory Tower, to celebrate the victory of Mohammed...
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  • Macroenvironment Factors
    York City are evidence of a large and ethnically diverse metropolis. It is the largest city in the United States with a population defined by a long history of international immigration. New York City is home to more than 8 million people, accounting for about 40% of the population of New York State and...
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  • Tourism
    Tourist Attractions in India Some of the most popular tourists’ attractions in India include: * Charminar * Kaziranga National Park * Qutub Minar * Shimla * Mangueshi Temple * Dal Lake * Badrinath Temple * Golden Temple * Taj Mehal Golden temple * The Harmandir...
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  • History of India's Tourism
    HISTORY OF INDIA’S TOURISM INTRODUCTION It’s 65 years since independence, and in its wake Indian tourism industry has traversed a rocky road – much like the subcontinent itself. High Life surveys six colourful decades… Flashing with heat and drowned by monsoons, with its rainbow of saris and the fast-changing...
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    The Qutub Minar was started in 1199 AD by Qutub-ud-Din Aibak and completed by the sultan's successor and son-in-law, Iltutmish. The building is 72.5 m high and has 379 steps from the bottom to the top. The Minar is tapering with the diameter of the base is 14.3 m while at the top floor it is2.7 m. The...
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  • Yo Yo Honey Singh
     Persian: قطب الدین ایبک‎; lit. "Axis of the Faith") was a Turkic king of Northwest India who ruled from his capital in Delhi where he built theQutub Minar and the Quwwat Al Islam mosque.[1] He was of Turkic descent from central Asia(modern day Aybak, Samangan, Afghanistan), the first Sultan of Delhi and...
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  • Delhi
     HISTORY The area around Delhi was probably inhabited before the second millennium BC, and there is evidence of continuous inhabitation since at least the 6th century BC.[6] The city is believed to be the site of Indraprastha, the legendary capital of the Pandavas in the Indian epic Mahabharata...
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  • Art and Architecture of Delhi Sultanate
    Two unique sets of ideas were able to successfully combine to form a coherent whole. TAJ MAHAL The Taj Mahal ([pic] /ˈtɑːdʒ/ or /ˈtɑːʒ məˈhɑːl/;[1] Hindi: ताज महल, from Persian/Urdu: تاج محل "crown of palaces", pronounced [ˈt̪aːdʒ mɛˈɦɛl]; also "the Taj"[2]) is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra...
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  • Sudha
    History of Taj Mahal The history of the Taj Mahal tells us "why was the Taj Mahal built" and many other myths and facts associated with this wonderful structure. Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan erected the Taj Mahal in the memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Shah Jahan (then Prince Khurram) met Mumtaz...
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  • qutb complex
    Centre IHC Walk: February 10, 2008 Qutb complex Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi A map of the Qutb complex The Qutb complex is an array of monuments and buildings at Mehrauli in Delhi, India, the most famous of which is the Qutub Minar. This complex was first constructed by Qutb-ud-din Aybak...
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  • delhi
    government of Delhi, and is the capital of the NCT of Delhi. Delhi has been continuously inhabited since the 6th century BC.[6] Through most of its history, Delhi has served as a capital of various kingdoms and empires. It has been captured, ransacked and rebuilt several times, particularly during the...
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  • Qutub Minar
    different social groups. Numerous inscriptions in Parso-Arabic and Nagari characters in different sections of the Qutub Minar reveal the history of its construction. The construction of Qutb Minar was intended as a Victory Tower, to celebrate the victory of Mohammed Ghori over Rajput king, Prithviraj Chauhan...
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  • Delhi Metro
    Delhi Metro (Hindi: दिल्ली मेट्रो Dillī Meṭro) is a rapid transit system serving Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida and Ghaziabad in the National Capital Region of India. It is one of the largest metro networks in the world. The network consists of six lines with a total length of 189.63 kilometres (117.83 mi) with...
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  • Delhi
    ZIP code(s) | 110001-110098, 1100xx | Area code(s) | +91 11 | Spoken languages | Hindi, Urdu, English | Ethnicity | Marwari, Bihari, Other | Website | delhi.gov.in | Delhi (/ˈdɛli/; pronounced Dillee in Hindi), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT) that includes the Indian...
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  • Monuments
    taj mahal:It is the most beautiful monument of Mughal period in Indian history. It stands on the bank of the river Yamuna at Agra. It was built by Emperor Shahjahan in the memory of his beloved queen Mumtaz Mahal. It is a grand monument of white, marble. It is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders...
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  • Monuments of Delhi
    it was here where the emperor is said to have tripped on its tortuous stairs and tumbled to his death in 1556. Qutub Minar, Delhi The highest stone tower in India, the Qutub Minar was built by Qutbuddin Aibak, the viceroy of Mohammed Ghori in 1192. It was built to celebrate Ghori's victory over...
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  • Delhi
    not really last his rule. Transcending Moments of History- Delhi Completes 100 Glorious Years.  A city brimming with life has many stories wrapped, frozen in time, yet eloquent in their immediacy. There is much more to Delhi than her legendary history, rich cultural heritage, cultural diversity and religious...
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  • Tourist Destinations of Kerala
    for art lovers. The piece de resistance is the large section devoted to the paintings of Raja Ravi Varma, an Indian painter of distinction in the history of the country's modern art. Besides him, the Indian section also contains works of Rabindranath Tagore, Jamimi Roy, K. K. Hebar, miniatures from the...
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