SultanGarhi : tomb of Balban’s son.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sultan_Ghari

The entrance of SultanGarhi

The entrance of SultanGarhi

say cheese

say cheese

calligraphy at the entrance

calligraphy at the entrance

The walls surrounding of Sultangarhi tomb

The walls surrounding of Sultangarhi tomb

The walls seen on a cloudy morning

The walls seen on a cloudy morning

the walls at the back of the tomb

the walls at the back of the tomb

The ruins of houses near the tomb

The ruins of houses near the tomb

The walls of the tomb

The walls of the tomb

Years of history

Years of history

and a few minutes of selfish carelessness

and a few minutes of selfish carelessness

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Calligraphy on the gate

Calligraphy on the gate

The octagonal tomb of Balban's son

The octagonal tomb of Balban’s son

Father Time

Father Time

The mosque

The mosque

Mehrab of the mosque

Mehrab of the mosque

ceiling of the mosque

ceiling of the mosque

houses near it

houses near it

Cenotaph of one of the son's of Iltumish - next to the Sultan Ghari littered by some ignoble souls

Cenotaph of one of the son’s of Iltumish – next to the Sultan Ghari
littered by some ignoble souls

The fact that these tweet was Rted many times reaffirms my faith in our country’s plurality

A lovely day with Vikramjit S.RoopRai and Nadeem Ahmed

and a picture of the tombs by Nadeem

http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/addorimss/t/zoomify55436.html
from the diary of Metcalfe, Sir Thomas Theophilus (1795-1853)
http://www.bl.uk/onlinegallery/onlineex/apac/addorimss/t/019addor0005475u00080vrb.html

Country’s first tomb is victim of ASI’s neglect
By Pankaj Tyagi
http://www.milligazette.com/Archives/2004/16-31Mar04-Print-Edition/1603200404.htm

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