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Can you guess the name and location of this erstwhile Jami Masjid in Delhi? Picture by K K Vinod.

Who am I?

I sleep within these fortress like walls. Have slept there for hundreds of years now. I was born a prince, ready to take on the mantle of king, and rule this city of dreams. But fate had other plans for me… I never became king, but today, I am venerated like a saint. Who am…

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This is the house of a famous son of Delhi. Do you know his name and where this house is located? Update: As pointed out by one of our readers, this is indeed the house of Mirza Ghalib, arguably the most famous poet of the country! Through the narrow alleys of Ballimaran off Chandni Chowk,…

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An ornate little tomb cordoned off from the world…do you know what or where this is, dear readers? Update: This is the mausoleum of Atgah Khan, foster-father to Mughal Emperor Akbar, and minister at his court. He was murdered by Adham Khan  (a foster-brother of Akbar, not Atgah Khan’s son) out of jealousy. Those who’ve seen…

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  The old monument quiz is back, friends 🙂 A crumbling old mosque set in a queen’s garden…what and where do you think this is? Folks,  this is the mosque at Qudsia Bagh built in the eighteenth century by the queen Qudsia Begum herself, wife of then Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah Rangeela. A stroll in the…

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Hello dear friends, do you know what and where is historic cemetery is? Look out for our article on this coming up soon! And in the meanwhile, would you like to make a few guesses? Latest update:  This is the Delhi War Cemetery at the Delhi Cantonment near Naraina.  There is a stately memorial inside, that commemorates…

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Ahh! The quiz is getting tougher! Let’s see if anyone can guess what and where this structure is 🙂 HINT- It’s associated with an event that was much talked about recently… Latest update: Correct answer by Naushirvan! This is the Coronation Memorial at the Coronation Park in North Delhi, where the three Delhi Durbaars (assemblies)…

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Hello friends! Ready for a challenging quiz today? Tell us what and where this monument is! Latest update: This is the picture of Bijai Mandal from the city of Jahanpanah, the 4th city of Delhi built by Emperor Muhammad bin Tughlaq (whom many would remember from old history lessons as a brilliant but crazy king who…

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Hello Delhi lovers! In the mood for a little quiz? Tell us where this church is, and its name please. HINT-this ain’t nowhere in Europe!

Wonder where this is?

A super easy quiz for Delhi lovers this morning! Tell us what and where this structure is!

Wonder where this is?

Time for a quick quiz folks! Where have you seen this gate, and what is its significance?