QUTAB MINAR

Qutub Minar, IndiaABOUT – Qutab Minar is one of the famous world heritage sites, Qutub-ud-Din Aibak built this unique structure in 1192. It was made up of red sandstone and marbles, it is a tall tapering tower of height 240 feet with the base diameter of 47 feet and with the top diameter of 9 feet. It is the tallest tower in India having 5 floors and is situated in Delhi. Every year huge number of people visits Qutab Minar to roam around. Apart from Qutab Minar, Qutab Minar complex consist of Quwwat-us-Islam Mosque (the first mosque to be built in India). It is very nice place to hang around with your family and friends.

REASON BEHIND The story behind the construction of this tower is the celebration of Muslim dominance in the Delhi after they defeated the last Hindu ruler of the Delhi.

 

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