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faith. It is located at Kalkaji in New Delhi. The temple looks like a lotus flower and is made of marble, cement, dolomite and sand The Red Fort The Red Fort Complex was built as the palace fort of Shahjahanabad – the new capital of the fifth/city in the hills of the Taluk division of the Dindigul district in the stat of Tamil Nadu Agra Fort Secretariat Building, New Delhi The Secretariat Building or Central Secretariat is where the Cabinet Secretariat is housed, which administers the Government of India/

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Observatory, The exotic Palace of the Winds & the picturesque bazaars of the walled city 01st Day : Delhi Arrival and sightseeing On arrival at Delhi Airport/Railway Station, pickup by cab and drive to Hotel, on reach check in hotel. After some rest visit Delhi sightseeing - Rajghat, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Lotus Temple, Birla Temple, Iscon Temple, Sansad Bhavan, India Gate, Parliament House etc/

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20,000 individuals worked for 22 years to build the famous tomb called the Taj Mahal! Shah Jahan also built the Red Fort at Delhi and the Peacock Throne (priceless seat of gold encrusted with diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and pearls). Status of women declined/ which led to Shah Jahan imprisioning her once he ascended to the throne. Shan Jahan built the Taj Mahal, the Red Fort at Delhi, and the Peacock Throne (priceless seat of gold encrusted with diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and pearls). While Shah Jahan /

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in 1504 by the Uzbek Turks. Babur (1483-1530), the founder of the Moghul dynasty, seized Kabul and in 1526 defeated the Afghan king of Delhi. Delhi and Agra were captured and Babur was proclaimed emperor of Hindustan. Baburs son, Humayun (1530-1540, 1555-1556), was unable to hold his legacy and/äDaily life FWomen Fsati FCommerce äCulture FIslamic and Persian influences m Shah Jahan, Taj Mahal m Humayun’s mausoleum m Akbar, Red Fort at Agra l Fatehpur Sikri FLiterature FKrishna cult Royal reception hall at/

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their own ICTC, STI and CCC 5pm – Leave for airport to catch 7.20pm Jet Airways flight for Delhi New Delhi Capital of India - houses several historical sites like the Red Fort, Qutab Minar, Humuyans Tomb, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, India Gate and a shopper’s paradise. Famous for/ 2.30-6pm – Visit OST for IDU by NGO Sound and Light at Red Fort ( palace of the mughals built in the 17th century) Day-2 7am-10pm Travel to Agra (200 kms from Delhi) to see TB Center and malaria site – Also see Taj Mahal (This /

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1609: Dutch 1612: English 1674: French Moghul Dynasty I (1526-56) Founded by Babur 2nd Classical Age of North India Delhi flourishes as Imperial Capital Amalgamation of Turko-Iranian culture Moghul Dynasty II (1556-1627) King Akbar Akbar consolidates and builds strong /his father 1600: Elizabeth I of England gives charter for trade to East India Company King Akbar Agra’s magnificent monument, the Red Fort, was begun by Akbar in the 16th c. and embellished by Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th c. Taj Mahal, Agra/

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Nicobar Islands2. Chandigarh 3. Dadra and Nagar Haveli4. Daman and Diu 5. Lakshadweep6. National Capital Territory of Delhi 7. Puducherry PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY Mountain Ranges: Himalaya Range Karakoram Range Purvanchal Range Vindhya Range Satpura Range Aravalli Range /Manas Wild Life Sanctuary, Assam Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya, Bihar Humayuns Tomb, Delhi Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi Red Fort Churches and Convents of Goa Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, Gujarat Group of Monuments at /

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Taj Mahal Tour Exclusions  Monuments Fees  Tips  Lunch and dinner in Delhi, Agra, Jaipur  Extras (personals)  Insurance Taj Mahan Famous Landmarks Included in the Sightsee Delhi: Lotus temple, Qutub Minar, Humayuns Tomb, Light and Sound Show, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, India Gate. Agra: Taj Mahal, Agra Fort Jaipur: Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Amber Fort Palace Srinagar: Hazaratbal Mosque, The Mughal Gardens, Shalimar Bagh, Jama Masjid at/

Session – 8. Indian Subcontinent The land referred to as the Indian subcontinent is a tectonic plate that began to separate itself from other surrounding.

Nicobar Islands2. Chandigarh 3. Dadra and Nagar Haveli4. Daman and Diu 5. Lakshadweep6. National Capital Territory of Delhi 7. Puducherry Physical Geography Mountain Ranges: Himalaya Range Karakoram Range Purvanchal Range Vindhya Range Satpura Range Aravalli Range /Manas Wild Life Sanctuary, Assam Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya, Bihar Humayuns Tomb, Delhi Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi Red Fort Churches and Convents of Goa Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, Gujarat Group of Monuments at / Please F5 key to view the show.

. Overnight stay at the hotel in Agra. FASCINATING RAJASTHAN BACK Page2 Day 10 Agra-Delhi After breakfast drive to Delhi & Check into hotel, afternoon visit to India Gate, Rastrapati Bhavan, Red fort, Jamma masjid. Overnight stay at hotel. Day 11 Delhi After breakfast transfer to Delhi airport or railway station for onward journey. FASCINATING RAJASTHAN BACK Page1 8 Nights / 9/

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with the British East India Company Shahaabuddin Muhammad Shah Jahan 1627–1658 the Taj Mahal, Jama Masjid, Red Fort, Jahangir mausoleum, and Shalimar Gardens in Lahore. Deposed and imprisoned by his son Aurangzeb Mohiuddin Muhammad /The last Mughal Emperor was deposed by the British and exiled to Burma following the Great Mutiny. Taj Mahal Red Fort in Delhi Lalbagh Fort, DhakaLahore Fort THE REASONS FOR THE DOWNFALL OF MUSLIMS IN SOUTH ASIA Civil Wars Against Muslim Governors Absence Of Spirit Of Jihad/

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been built with masonry instruments for observing the movements of the stars and planets Purana Qila (Old Fort), Delhi the ruins of the fort are located on a small hill which once stood on the banks of the river Yamuna. Legend has it that the/Bagh Gardens Lal Bagh is a must see while visiting Bangalore. The name Lal Bagh has been given to it for the wonderfully bloomed red roses that remain blooming all through the year in this garden. The garden has also a collection of famous Botanical species. Though the/

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of monuments- Sikandra and Fatehpur Sikri Lighting of roads and pathways- Sikandra, Rambagh to Chhalesar, Red fort from Yamuna bank, Avantibai Crossing to Sadar Bazaar Proposal for fixing toughened glass over white marble slab/ Signage Committee Travel facilities Committee Cleanliness Committee Encroachment removal Committee Traffic islands Committee Cultural Committee Delhi arrangements study Committee PUBLIC PARTNERS Drive against encroachments Traffic routing and management Health management Uniforms /

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total cost has been estimated to be about 32 million Rupees at that time. RED FORT Red Fort is a 17th century fort complex constructed by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the walled city of Old Delhi (in present day Delhi, India) that served as the residence of the Mughal Emperors. The fort lies along the Yamuna River, which fed the moats that surround most of the/

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outstanding cultural or natural importance to the common heritage of humanity. UNESCO Sites - India Cultural Agra Fort (1983) Agra Fort Ajanta Caves (1983)Ajanta Caves Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi (1989)Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological/ Railways of India (1999)Mountain Railways of India Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi (1993)Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi Red Fort Complex (2007)Red Fort Complex Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka (2003)Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka Sun Temple, Konâ/

1526 A.D. – 1707 A.D.. Babar & the birth of Mughal Empire Babur faced rebellion from his own relatives at the age of 12 when he ascended the throne of.

Sher Shah himself paid attention to organization of the army, organization of the army & discipline. He also constructed forts at Delhi, Kannauj & Patna.Administration: Sher Shah classified land based on fertility.1/3 of income was collected as Land tax/ornamentation as compared with the simple buildings of the previous Muslim rulers of India. Jama Masjid, Delhi Jodha’s Palace, Fatehpur Sikri Red Fort, Delhi Taj Mahal, Agra Painting Painting developed as a blending of Persian and Indian ideas.. When Humayun/

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square km Population : 25.35 million (2011) Capital: Chandigarh Monuments : Rock Garden, Sukhna Lake, Asigarh Fort and Kos Minar Languages : Haryanvi Agriculture : Wheat, Rice and Sugarcane Rock Garden Sukhna Lake Delhi Area : 1,484 square km Population : 18.686 million Delhi is the capital of India Monuments : Red Fort, Lotus Temple, Qutub Minar, India Gate, Rashtrapati Bhavan Languages : Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi and English Agriculture : Wheat/

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Bibi la Maqbara are very similar in architectural style. Aurangzeb’s other architectural legacy included: Moti Masjid (Delhi Fort), Delhi (1659) Buri-I-Shamali (Delhi Fort), Delhi Badshahi Mosque, Lahore (1674) The Success of the Mughals It is agreed among many scholars that the / as Shah Jehan, King of the World. 1659-1707In the summer of 1659, Aurangzeb held a coronation in the Red Fort where he assumed the title of Alamgir (World Conqueror). After a bitter struggle with his two brothers, Aurangzeb was /

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knowledge societies in the word. Conference Venue The event will be organized at Convention Centre at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-110067 (India). Conference Rooms: JNU Convention Centre is having two Auditoriums, three Lecture Halls, and one Committee Room /and lawns around add grace to this monument wherein an eternal flame is lit to honor the immortal soldiers Red Fort RED FORT: This massive fort was built by the great Mughal emperor, Shahjahan, who also gave the world the Taj Mahal. Humyun tomb/

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playground. Volunteers from The International Summer School (ISS) of Jamia Milia University, New Delhi visited Pallavan School from July 27 th till 3 rd August. They volunteered in / In Inter House Science Quiz Competition which was organised for classes IX and X, Red House bagged first place and Green House got second place. Inter School Table Tennis Competition/ Dargah or Mosque of Sufi Saint Mittheshah can be found outside the fort. Christmas was celebrated on December 23 th with great fervour. Christmas /

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in the architecture. Architecture Nearly 400 monuments have survived a time-span of 132 years. White marble and red sandstone was favored. Semi-precious gemstones were popular (jade, crystal, etc.) Used arches sparingly. Symmetry and /la Maqbara are very similar in architectural style. Aurangzeb’s other architectural legacy included: Moti Masjid (Delhi Fort), Delhi (1659) Buri-I-Shamali (Delhi Fort), Delhi Badshahi Mosque, Lahore (1674) Zamindar System A type of feudal system put in place by Aurangzeb/

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new discussion questions and essay assignments Types of structures  Stupas  Jaina temples  Hindu temples  Mosques  Tombs  Forts  Dwellings Representative Monuments  Mohenjo-Daro, 2600-1750 BCE Mohenjo-Daro  Mahastupa, Sanchi, begun 3 rd century BCE, /  Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi,1562 Humayun’s Tomb  Red Fort, Delhi, 17 th century Red Fort  Mînakshi Sundareswarar Temple, Madurai, ca 1600 Mînakshi Sundareswarar Temple  Taj Mahal, Agra, 1653 Taj Mahal  Jama Masjid, Delhi, 1656 CE Jama Masjid /

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free then). Now the foreigners have long abandoned the Black Fort, and a tribe of monkeys occupy it. - From Macro to Micro Spaces in The White Tiger … Laxmangarh Fort Space and Segregation – critical preoccupation throughout The White Tiger /Delhi are things of mystery to me. I’ve been to all of them, but I’ve never stepped past the front door of one. We’re not allowed to do that; there’s usually a fat guard at the glass door up at the front, a man with a waxed moustache and beard, who wears a ridiculous red/


wife Mumtaz and it has come to symbolise the love between two people. By Jahans period the capital had moved to the Red Fort in Delhi, putting the Fort at the heart of Mughal power. As if to confirm it, Jahan had these lines inscribed there: "If there is Paradise/Bahadur Shah Zafar [1775-1862] Lal-bai (Mother) by the time of Bahadur Shah Zafar, the Mughal rule was confined to the Red Fort. Bahadur Shah Zafar was obliged to live on British pension, while the reins of real power lay in the hands of the East /

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, now a wonder of the world, which he built out of love for his wife the empress Mumtaz Mahal. Wonder of World Among the other constructions of Shahjehan are - Red Fort in Delhi - Large sections of Agra Fort - The Jama Masjid(Grand Mosque) - The Wazir Khan Mosque, Lahore, Pakistan - The Moti Masjid (Pearl Mosque), Lahore - The Shalimar Gardens in Lahore - Sections of the Lahore/

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in the drawing include QUTUB MINAR, INDIA GATE and METRO TRAIN. The artist awaits city art to complement his painting from pupils in Staffordshire Delhi of many religions DELHI ICONS-Red fort, Qutub Minar, India Gate and Metro train DELHI ICONS-Red fort, Qutub Minar, India Gate and Metro train Next step Pupils from partner school are expected to complete the picture by drawing on the other/

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Krishna, trapped in the beak of an evil crane unleashed by his enemies, makes himself red-hot to force it to release him. Islam in India 1) Problems b/w Islamic/) His military edge? Muskets & cannons ECT: Who or what was Panipat? Babur’s victory vs. Delhi (1526) ECT: How educated was he? Kept personal memoirs->valuable source ECT: His opinion of India/part of? Whirling dervishes; Sufism What fort is this & what did Babur call it?Gwalior; “the pearl of Indian forts What incident does this illustrate? Akbar /

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the Sanchi Stupa---a shrine for Buddhist relics. The Mughal jalis and motifs were copied from the Diwan-i-Khas in Delhis Red Fort. But despite such eclectic borrowings, the final result is both captivating and stunning. " Rashtrapati Bhavan is an exhibitionist building / help of the late environmentalist, Anil Aggarwal. The parade on 26 January, Republic Day, proceeds on the Rajpath to Red Fort, and three days later, the Beating of the Retreat takes place at Vijay Chowk. Beating of the Retreat The National/

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the capital city of Agra, near the Yamuna River, he built his fort/castle ◊Part fort, part castle, it was completed in only 8 years Made with red sandstone…hence the name Red Fort ◊Had over 500 rooms ◊Outer walls had 2 huge gates, flanked by/last of the great Mughal emperors ◊No emperor could hold power after his death ◊18th century: Invaders plundered India and destroyed Delhi multiple times ◊1764: Battle of Buxar British defeat the Mughal army and effectively take over ◊1804: British East India Company /

MUGHAL EMPIRE  The Mughal Empire was an empire that at its greatest territorial extent ruled most of the Indian subcontinent, then known as Hindustan.

Jahan erected many splendid monuments, the most famous of which is the Taj Mahal at Agra, built in 1632–1654 as a tomb for his beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. the Red Fort in Delhi also commemorate him. SHAH JAHAN TAJ MAHAL The TAJ MAHAL "crown of palaces“, is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal/

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Bibi la Maqbara are very similar in architectural style. Aurangzeb’s other architectural legacy included: Moti Masjid (Delhi Fort), Delhi (1659) Buri-I-Shamali (Delhi Fort), Delhi Badshahi Mosque, Lahore (1674) The Success of the Mughals It is agreed among many scholars that the / as Shah Jehan, King of the World. 1659-1707In the summer of 1659, Aurangzeb held a coronation in the Red Fort where he assumed the title of Alamgir (World Conqueror). After a bitter struggle with his two brothers, Aurangzeb was /

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Bibi la Maqbara are very similar in architectural style. Aurangzeb ’ s other architectural legacy included: Moti Masjid (Delhi Fort), Delhi (1659) Buri-I-Shamali (Delhi Fort), Delhi Badshahi Mosque, Lahore (1674) The Success of the Mughals It is agreed among many scholars that the / as Shah Jehan, King of the World. 1659-1707In the summer of 1659, Aurangzeb held a coronation in the Red Fort where he assumed the title of Alamgir (World Conqueror). After a bitter struggle with his two brothers, Aurangzeb was/


view of “SHAHJAHANABAD” during 19 th century. CONSTRUCTION OF NEW DELHI The NEW DELHI begin to construct since 1911 AD. when DELHI became the capital of British India. In the construction of new Delhi many forts gardens palaces of Mugal period destroyed by the British. e.g.:-the palaces,mosque, canals, gardens associated with the RED-FORT(LAL –KILA). THE PLANING OF NEW CAPITAL At the court/


pants with a knee-length shift. Hindu women wear a bindi, or red dot, on their foreheads indicating femininity, grace, and marital status though / work satisfaction. CONT… PROGRAMME DETAILS Programme Duration : 8 weeks. (56 days) Arrival / Departure Airport : Delhi / Mumbai Programe Fee : US$ 1550 per person. KEY POINTS : • Arrival • General Orientation • Local/ sensitivity of the people. The exquisitely build temples, castles, and forts are the monuments of an advanced form of architecture and sculpture that/


and traditional Indian architecture-clearly seen in Viceroys House, now Rashtrapati Bhavan. JAIPUR COLUMN PARLIAMENT RED FORT INDIA GATE Lutyens planned for the new city to lie southwest of the walled city of Shahjahanbad. His plans for the city also laid out the street plan for New Delhi consisting of wide tree-lined avenues. He designed the four bungalows in the Presidential Estate/

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) form the famous Himachal’s apple growing heartland.The popular Golden & Red delicious varieties of apple has made people of this region a the highest/colonial charm, beautiful miniature paintings & exquisite embroidered Chamba rumals. DALHOUSIE Altitude 2039m Distance Delhi 485 km,Shimla 336km,Chamba 56km, 336km,Chamba 56km, Pathankot 80km,Kangra Pathankot / many invaders from the north over the centuries. The remains of the Kangra Fort about 1000 yrs old, built on the confluence of the Banganga & Manjhi /

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Permitted intermarriage: Akbar takes a Hindu wife Ended Jizya—Special tax on Hindus III. Apex of Achievement Key rulers: –Series of cultural achievements –Military conquests and expansion –Capital moves to DelhiRed Fort and Taj Mahal –Draining of the Treasury –Beginning of the end…Twilight Jahangir & Shah Jahin Re growth of cities Contact w/ each other through textile trade (cotton) Same time period/

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Empires of India. AKBAR the GREAT After the fall of the Gupta Empire in the 500s, India broke apart into a number of small kingdoms. During period of.

as tomb for Shah Jahan’s wife Taj Mahal Shah Jahan Shah Jahan also built new capital for India at DelhiRed Fort At heart, chamber that held magnificent Peacock Throne Flanked by two sculpted peacocks, encrusted with gold, diamonds, emeralds, other gems Symbol/ of Mughal Majesty Taj Mahal Red Fort Wars Series of wars against India’s neighbors also added to Shah Jahan’s need for money Many wars fought in /

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world. In many ways Varanasi epitomizes the very best and worst aspects of India, and it can be a little overwhelming RED FORT, DELHI Built by the same Shah Jahan who built the Taj Mahal GOA A small Indian state with a high quality of life,/ state of Rajasthan Many of the houses are painted blue to keep the homes cool in the scorching heat NEW DELHI Although Delhi and New Delhi are often casually used interchangeably, these are two distinct entities A huge, sprawling, metropolitan city of 15 million people/

Shah Jahan The name Shah Jahan comes from Persian meaning "king of the world." He was the fifth Mughal ruler after Babur, Humayun, Akbar, and Jahangir.

, also dates from his reign. He was the founder ofShahjahanabad, now known as Old Delhi. The important buildings of Shah Jahan were the Diwan-i- Am and Diwan-i-Khas in the fort of Delhi, the Jama Masjid, the Moti Masjid and the Taj. It is pointed out that /was built in 1647 during the reign of Mughal King Shah Jahan, also known as the builder King. The mosque is built with red bricks with blue coloured glaze tiles probably imported from another Sindhs town of Hala. The mosque has overall 100 domes and it is /

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