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Historical Places

  1. 1. HISTORICAL PLACES AT NEW DELHI (INDIA) INDIAN FLAG SHELLY
  2. 2. INDIA NEW DELHI
  3. 3. INDIA GATE <ul><li>All India War Memorial </li></ul><ul><li>Built 1931, 42m High </li></ul>
  4. 4. RED FORT <ul><li>Known As Lal Quila located on shores of River Yamuna. </li></ul><ul><li>Built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1639. </li></ul><ul><li>UNESCO World heritage site. </li></ul>
  5. 5. RED FORT
  6. 6. JAMA MASJID <ul><li>Built by Mughal king Shah jahan in 1656 </li></ul><ul><li>One of the largest mosques in country. </li></ul><ul><li>more than 25000 people can pray </li></ul><ul><li>Specially designed architecture </li></ul>
  7. 7. LOTUS TEMPLE There is One God; Mankind is One; Foundations of religion are One.&quot; <ul><li>Built 1986 </li></ul><ul><li>Won numerous architectural awards </li></ul><ul><li>Represent manifestation of God </li></ul><ul><li>Symbol of purity and Tenderness </li></ul>
  8. 8. QUTUB MINAR <ul><li>Built 1200 AD by First Mughal Emperor of Delhi- Qutubdin Aibak. </li></ul><ul><li>Highest Red sandstone tower in India (238’ high). </li></ul><ul><li>UNESCO World heritage site. </li></ul><ul><li>Iron Pillar. </li></ul>
  9. 9. JANTAR MANTAR <ul><li>Built 1724 AD by Maharaja Jai Singh </li></ul><ul><li>Jantra-Instrument; Mantra-Calculation </li></ul><ul><li>Time Calculation </li></ul>
  10. 10. TAJ MAHAL <ul><li>One of the seven Wonders of Modern world </li></ul><ul><li>Built 1653. 22 years for completion. 28 varieties of precious stones </li></ul><ul><li>Epitome of love </li></ul><ul><li>Sad story </li></ul>
  11. 11. THANK YOU

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