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"Quwwat el Islam" Qutab Minar Tip by uglyscot

Qutab Minar, Delhi: 94 reviews and 282 photos

  colonnade of oldest mosque
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Qubt Minar complex was originally a trading station in the middle of nowhere.
There was built a caravanserai to accommodate the visiting traders. The oldest mosque in India was built here. Remains of the mosque can be seen here.
A second stone tower was started but collapsed in the early stages of construction.

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  • Written Dec 10, 2007
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