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| Qutb Complex, New Delhi 110030, India
Mehrauli/Qutub Minar
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

Some pillars were taken from twenty seven Hindu temples from Qila Rai Pithora including the ornamental ceiling . The pillars and ceiling depict Ancient Hindu Culture through their carvings . Motifs of bells and garlands give a glorious picture . This fusion has to be...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Its inside Qutub Minar complex and you pay 500 INR for visiting the entire complex. Nice for photos and chill out.

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Reviewed May 7, 2018

During my vacation in Delhi, I had visited the beautiful Qutub Minar complex and this small mosque from bygone Qutub era is located on the way from Iltutmish tomb towards the unfinished monument Alai Minar. This mosque was built by Qutb-ud-din Aibak, founder of the...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Within the grounds for the Qutub Minar, just next to the Iron Pillar. Very historic and significant, even tho now it is pretty much just a ruins. A guide will be able to explain in great detail, all the intricate stonework and such.

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Located in the same architectural heritage site as the Qutb Minar Tower, the ruins of the 12th century Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque (Night of Islam) are impressive; particularly the stone carving decoration created using only hand tools. To get the best from this attraction, it is probably...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

This is another of the attractions of the Qutab Complex and you'll only be able to see it by visiting the site including all the other sub-attractions. The mosque dates back to the initial conquest of the region by the Muslims and the mosque was...More

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

This mosque is located within Qutub Complex. The mosque is in ruins now but few parts are extremely well maintained despite the fact that it was built in 13th century!

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

This mosque is located on the site of the Qutab Minar and is in fact adjacent to the location of the tower. The mosque has a very distinctive arch, the Alai Darwaza, which contains some intricate designs and incorporates designs which appear to be Stars...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Walking around the Original Mosque, it is fascinating to see the arcades of reused sandstone pillars reportedly salvaged from 27 Hindu and Jain temples that Qutb-ud-din Aibak conquered when he captured Delhi. The images of some of the Hindu gods were chiseled away to make...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017

Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque is located in Qutub Minar . This place is amazing to explore and even amazing place for Photoshoot . The architecture of the mosque is amazing .

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