Delhi, the capital of India is a cultural and religious pastiche. Delhi is one of the oldest cities in India. Have seen many dynasties and rulers. Each of them has given this city its own unique hue. Delhi is a metropolitan city where people from various religious and cultural backgrounds live together in harmony. Delhi is a mixture of old and new. The Old Delhi culture is famous for still retaining the old world charm of Moguls. The new and modern Delhi has been influenced by globalization and like any urban city.
A rich history
Delhi has a rich history that is very well reflected in the monuments and fortifications that are around Delhi. The Red Fort is one of the most popular Mogul buildings in Delhi. It was built of red sandstone and is a symbol of grand Mogul architecture. The Jama Masjid in Old Delhi is one of the largest mosques in India. Located in the heart of Old Delhi surrounded by residential and market areas. The Lotus Temple is famous as a religious site where people from all religions come and meditate. Qutub Minar is a very famous tourist place in Delhi. The most interesting part of it is Ashoka’s stambh. Birla Mandir, India Gate, Tughlaqabad Fort, Dargah Nizamuddin Aulia, Hauz Khas Fort are some of the famous tourist attractions in Delhi.
Delhi is not just about monuments and historic structures
Once in Delhi, you can enjoy many cultural events that take place throughout the city. The Qutub Festival is one of the famous cultural events where people can enjoy lots of music and dance. The annual “Fool Walo Ki Sair” is another cultural event. The famous “Urs” festival is an annual event where people from all over the country visit Nizamuddin Dargah and seek blessings from …Continue reading