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Daryaganj Bazaar

By on February 13th, 2014

Daryaganj’s history is as old as the old city of Shahjahanabad. During the Mughal era, this market was known as Faiz Bazaar and was an important commercial place. It was a very posh…

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Razia Sultan’s Maqabra

By on March 18th, 2014

In the busy lanes of Chawri Bazaar, there is history and folklore at every step that is waiting to be discovered. In fact, you come to expect centuries old…

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Kalan Masjid

By on March 18th, 2014

Kalan Masjid in Old Delhi can be found on the road that leads to the Turkman Gate in Mohalla Bulbuli Khana. This mosque was built by Wajeere-Azam Khan Jehan in 1387 AD during the reign of…


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Dargah Hazrat Shah Turkman Shamshul Arfeen Bayabani (1240 AD)

By on March 18th, 2014

On the land of Delhi big scholars of Islam and Fakirs (Sainst) came who taught the lesson of humanity. People from all religions were their disciples. Among those Fakirs…


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Shaikh Mangalu ka Chhatta

By on March 18th, 2014

There is no reference of who Sheikh Mangalu was but there is a Chhata on his name. The chatta is located in front of northern door of the Jama…