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Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Qutub Minar











The Qutub Minar is a tower located in Delhi, India. 
It is the world's tallest brick minaret with a height of 72.5 meters.
Qutub-Minar in red and buff sandstone is the highest tower in India. 
Has a diameter of 14.32m at the base and about 2.75m on the top with a height of 72.5m. 
Construction commenced by Qutb-ud-din Aibak who won Delhi from the Prithviraj under Muhammad of Ghor as his commander in chief.
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5 comments:

  1. Red-shining bricks.. :) good clicks :)

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  2. Great pics... It is almost in ruins now, we must take care of our heritage!!
    A great monument..
    Have a nice day:)

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  3. Thanks Madhumathi :)
    thanks Arti:)

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