Delhi the capital of India has seen some of the most changes in time. It was once the seat of governance of the British and later after their departure it became the head of State. As time passed by the city grew and modernised but it still holds dear the many monuments that were built here ages ago.
Here is a picturesque tour of some of these monuments wherein you will get to see them as they were in olden days and as they stand now. So the next time you travel to this amazing city you can marvel these architectures.
India Gate – 1930
Cars seen passing through the India Gate.
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Scenic view of India Gate taken at dusk.
Photo Courtesy: Steve Evans
Red Fort – 1895
Soldiers standing guard along the road to Red Fort's Delhi Gate.
Photo Courtesy: Deen Dayal, Lala
View of the Fort.
Photo Courtesy: Alex Furr
Chandni Chowk – 1860
Traders getting ready for the market to open.
Photo Courtesy: Samuel Bourne
The bustling streets of Chandni Chowk.
Photo Courtesy: Wasted Time R
Humayun's Tomb – 1860
View of the tomb.
Photo Courtesy: John Edward Sache
Picturesque view of the tomb.
Photo Courtesy: MPF
Qutub Minar – 1951
The monument among ruins.
Photo Courtesy: Nathan Hughes Hamilton
A garden around the historical monument.
Photo Courtesy: Krupasindhu Muduli
Jama Masjid – 1860
The mosque sports a deserted look.
Photo Courtesy: Eugene Clutterbuck Impey
Devotees outside the mosque.
Photo Courtesy: Ashcoounter
Rajghat – 1950
Gandhiji's samadhi crowded by his followers.
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A lamp burning atop Gandhiji's samadhi.
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