It is followed by iltutmish, razia sultan and balban. The tomb is situated at the north western corner of the qutb mosque. Historical tomb of iltutmish who founded the delhi. Qutub minar delhi india history of qutub minar makemytrip. From there he strengthened and expanded the muslim empire in northern india. Media in category tomb of iltutmish the following 83 files are in this category, out of 83 total. The construction of the tower was later taken over by his successor iltutmish who constructed. Iltutmish, third and greatest delhi sultan of the socalled slave dynasty, best. It is the first surviving tomb of a muslim ruler in india.
The tomb of tutankhamun history bibliographies in harvard style e book or pdf edited book email encyclopedia article govt. A reminiscent of ancient delhi, the tomb is known for its simple architecture. Tomb of iltutmish builtin 1235, lies in the northwest of the compound, midway along the west wall of the mosque. From this, you can know about the tomb of iltutmish history too.
The tomb of shamsuddin iltutmish, soninlaw and successor of qutubuddin aibak, lies to the northwest of the quwwatul islam mosque in delhi. Located to the northwest of the quwwatul islam mosque in delhi, it was built in 1235 by iltutmish himself, only five years after the construction of the tomb of sultan ghari. He wrote another book called ashiqa, which contains the love story of deval rani. Iltutmish succeeded qutbuddin aibak 120611 which is further followed by razia 123640 and. Shamsuddin iltutmishs tomb the cradle of indoislamic. The tomb of shamsuddin iltutmish, soninlaw and successor of qutubuddin aiba is historically an important monument of delhi under the management of the asi. Development of art and architecture in sultanate period with. According to a story narrated by iltutmish himself in minhajs book, once a family member. Famous examples are the tomb of hazrat nizamuddin aulia at delhi, whose. There are significant examples of art works in the history of architecture. The most enduring contribution of rashtrakutas was the three poets of kannada poetry, pampa, ponna and ranna, and the kailash temple.
Qutbhuldin ibak iltutmish razia sultan ghiyasuddin. Entrance to the vault discovered in 1914 on the north side of the tomb of iltutmish. The exterior of the building is relatively plain with horizontal bands at intervals and a decorated central arch. Which book was written by king amoghavarsh of rashtrakuta kaviraj marg 80. The tomb of iltutmish is frequented by a number of tourists and history lovers throughout the year. During which dynasty mahabalipuram temple was built pallava dynasty 82. The qutub minar complex comprises of the quwwatusislam mosque, a 7 metre high iron pillar, the tomb of iltutmish, alaidarwaza and the alai minar. The striking white cenotaph pays homage to the memory of iltutmish but the actual grave remains hidden in the vault below the tomb. Iltutmish, third and greatest delhi sultan of the socalled slave dynasty, best known for establishing a permanent muslim capital in delhi following the advances of his ghurid predecessors. It is situated just outside the northwest corner of the quwwatulislam near the. This was the first islamic mausoleum in delhi, and lies within fortified grounds, which.85 231 807 676 429 140 1022 1367 398 1495 61 273 871 1364 696 1226 1169 414 1252 811 513 1467 1632 819 380 176 89 349 431 1200 570 327 1230 17 397 614 1185 610 1169 444 932