QUTUB-MINAR AT NEW DELHI


qutub minar in delhi
qutub minar
    Qutub Minar is one of the historical place in india which is located at 15 km in south direction from New Delhi.Qutub minar is one of the tallest minaret in India and It is made from red standstone and marbles. I told you that It is tallest minaret because It has 73m height.Here in this article i will told you history of qutub minar,when it was built and by whom it was built?
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    One of the muslim ruler Qutub-ud-din got victory over last hindu kingdom in delhi.and built Qutub-minar in 1193.This minar has 14.3m diameter at the bottom and only 2.7m at Top.As i told you that Qutub - ud - din -aibak started construction in 1193 but it was not completed by him.He complete the only base storey of it.But His successor and Iltutmush created 3 more storeys on the base storey which is created by the first muslim ruler Qutub-ud din -aibak.And in 1368 Firoz Shah Tughlak added last storey of Qutub minar.So this is history that by whom and when Qutub minar is constructed.Now i will tell you importance of Qutub minar in Indian History.
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     Qutub minar is made on afghan architecture.Now It is well known historical place not only in India but in the World.It is attraction of tourist in Delhi.Qutub minar is a charming structure of red marble and also it is known as marble tower of success.Qutub means pole of justices and because of this It is known as symbol of islamic justice.It is finest mounment in World.
      So friends This is all History of Qutub minar in delhi.Visit this place and enjoy journy.If you know more about this place write in comments.have a nice day.

13 comments:

  1. Qutub minar is the highest minar in delhi it is very beautiful and it is situated in Mehrauli.
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  2. Hey Raj, I have always been a keen traveller and find it really fun to read facts about the various historical monuments. Thanks for sharing the insightful write on Qutub Minar. India is a nation with lots of beautiful and enchanting architectural works. I have always been amused by these.

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    1. Hello Vanshika Dutta,
      Thanks for commenting here and spend your time in reading article on my blog. Keep Checking for more historical stories.

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  3. Hi. I am going to India for Spring Break. Do you know when Qutab Minar was built?- Le-Anne Johnson

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    1. Hello Leailljoh,
      If you read carefully this article then you will find that Construction of qutub minar was begun in 1193 and ended on 1368.

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  4. thanx Raj for upload photos & detail of qutub minar. Is so helpful to me because I upload this detail on facebook page "INDIAN HISTORY (Rakesh Dahiya. Dev Singh)

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  5. Dear raj you have brought up the history of qutub minar splendidly. ...it indeed deserves appreciation. ....just one thing which I would like to bring to your notice...that the diameter of the minar is mentioned vice versa. ...bottom is 14.3 meters and top 2.7 meters...i hope my feedback would be accounted positive...

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    1. Hello Angel Bajaj, Thanks for your Feedback.

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  6. Qutub Minar is one of the most wonderful and beautiful example of Indian Architecture.

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    1. Hello Arun Sharma,
      Thanks for commenting over here.

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