New Heritage Tour : Qutub Complex

Come! Join us for this magnificent heritage tour at the Qutub Complex!

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Qutub Minar, Smith’s Folly and Sanderson’s Sundial :)

In the final episode from the Qutub Complex, we bring to you the very famous..mighty..standing tall..the Qutub Minar. 72 meters in height, this is the tallest brick minaret in the world!

Qutub Minar, along with the ancient and medieval monuments surrounding it, form the Qutub Complex, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

The episode also features interesting trivia about Smith’s Folly and Gordon Sanderson’s sundial! Happy Exploring 🙂

Alai Darwaza and Imam Zamin’s tomb

The Alai Darwaza is the main gateway from southern side of the Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque. It was built by the second Khilji Sultan of Delhi, Ala-ud-din Khilji in 1311 AD. It is considered to be one of the most important buildings built in the Delhi sultanate period. With its pointed arches and spearhead of fringes, identified as lotus buds, it adds grace to the Quwwat-ul-Islam mosque to which it served as an entrance.

The episode also features the Tomb of Imam Zamin. More info >> here

Happy exploring 🙂

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 🙂

The Government Museum of Bharatpur

Starting our new web series of heritage explorations at Bharatpur and Deeg .. here’s the first episode featuring the Government Museum (Bharatpur) which houses some of the gems from the rich cultural heritage and history of this area. Hope you’ll enjoy this voyage 🙂 Watch out for the mesmerizing Hamaams (Bathrooms) from the medieval era 😉

Orchha Fort : Jahangir Mahal, Raja Mahal and more!

In this episode: Sunrise on Betwa, chitchat with the “autowala“, lanes of Orchha, Jahaangir Mahal, Raja Mahal and more 🙂 Happy exploring 🙂

Lakshmi Temple – Orchha

Join us in exploring the magnificent town of Orchha from the heart of India – Madhya Pradesh! With a beautiful fort, the serene river Betwa and several beautifully constructed and decorated heritage structures this place is a must visit for heritage and architecture lovers 🙂

We bring to you the grand LAKSHMI TEMPLE in this first episode of the new exploration series!