The tomb of Iltutmish @ Qutub Complex

In this episode – the beautiful tomb of Iltutmish and the historical and architectural significance associated with it! Happy Exploring πŸ™‚

Rajon ki Baoli : Mehrauli Archaeological Park – Part 7

Rajon ki Baoli – A massive step-well from the Lodhi era, this structure within the Mehrauli Archaeological Park acted as a source of water and also a place for public gatherings and socializing back then! As we climbed up we also saw the deep well connected to this Baoli and also a medieval era Mosque and a Tomb which serves as good example of the Indo-Islamic architecture. We also get to know how a circular tomb used to be placed perfectly atop a polygonal building back then!! Happy Exploring πŸ™‚

The Tomb of Balban and Khan Shahid – Mehrauli Archaeological Park (Episode 2)

In this 2nd episode of our new Heritage Vlog series we bring to you this oldest structure in India that is believed to have used the Arcuate technique of constructing a true arch. We discuss about the Medieval India and particularly about the emperor BALBAN and his times. We also visit the grave of who is supposed to be the favorite son of Balban – Khan Shahid! Happy Exploring πŸ™‚

Mehrauli Archaeological Park – Introduction (Episode 1)

Starting with our new series of HERITAGE VLOGS – here’s MEHRAULI ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARK for you.Β In this quick first episode we get introduced to this enchanting place where you discover a ruin every second step you take! This region has always been inhabited ever since the medieval times till today. Join us as we explore Delhi.. layer by layer πŸ™‚Β Cheers!

More HERITAGE, HISTORY & STORIES from DELHI .. COMING SOON :)

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Aashiq Allah Dargaah – Sanjay Van Qila Lal Kot : Episode 6

AASHIQ ALLAH DARGAAH and more – the final Episode in our video series about SANJAY VAN. Video Link >> http://youtu.be/fnhbg4yNAMk
In this episode we get to know about some very prominent SUFI saints of the Sultanate era ..and even older. We learn about the KHIZRGAAH/Chillagaah in this ridge area where people from across the world visit.. the austere mystical practice of CHILLA-e-MAAKOOS and the spiritual sanctity of the MYSTICAL WELL nearby. We also get to explore the peaceful Aashiq Allah Dargaah, a prominent place of interest in this area. Hope you’ll like this episode

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NEELA HAUZ : Exploring Sanjay Van – Qila Lal Kot – Episode 5

In this episode we visit one of the channels of the ancient pond NEELA HAUZ! We discuss about the stories and history associated with this place, the times of Tomars, the Sultanate era of Delhi and also the modern day situation of this waterbody. Hope you’ll like this green little ecosystem right in the heart of Delhi..adorned with so many Historic and Heritage sites around! Happy Exploring πŸ™‚

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