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O Tle Masjid-i-}alan-Numa (meaning ile mosque commanding a view

of ile woild) , commonly lnown as ile }ama Masjid , is ile


piincipal mosque of Old Delli in India. Ii's foundaiion was laid on
Ociobei i,io AD by ile gieai Muglal empeioi, Slal }alan, well
lnown foi mosi of ile aicliieciuial masieipieces cieaied duiing ile
Muglal peiiod. Tle mosque was ile iesuli of ile effoiis of ovei ,ooo
woileis, ovei a peiiod of seven yeais. Tle cosi incuiied on ile
consiiuciion in ilose iimes was io lall Rupees.
O # ENTRANCES
O BULAND DARWAZA
O TOWERS
O : MINARETS
O A COURTYARD
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