Are you going to Delhi for your holiday? Then definitely you should visit this places which marks victory of Delhi by two different rulers of different religion

Qutub Minar :

Qutub Minar is a victory tower that stand 73m high and is built by Qutab-ud-din Aibak immediately after the defeat of Delhi’s last Hindu kingdom. The tower is five storeyed. The first, second and third storeys are built with red sandstone while the fourth and first are built with marble and sandstone. Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque is built at the foot of Qutub Minar and is the first mosque of India. There is lush green garden surrounding the monument for a leisure atmosphere.

Qutub minar

Qila Rai Pithora :

Qila Rai Pithora or Rai Pithora wasbuilt by Prithiviraj Chauhan during 11th century. Prithiviraj Chauhan is well known in Indian history for fighting against Muslim invaders. His ancestors has won Delhi from Tomer Rajputs along with Lal Kot which extended the city of Delhi. The fort remains are still seen. This is a good destination for nature lovers, photo freaks.


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I am writing this article as part of #AtoZChallenge2016 and you can know more about it here.

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