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Moth Ki Masjid

Near South Extension Part II, New Delhi, India
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Dec 24, 2017
“An ancient monument sadly neglected”
Mar 29, 2018
“Moth Ki Masjid”
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Near South Extension Part II, New Delhi, India
South Extension/Lajpat Nagar
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

This mosque is situated near South Extension and can be reached by metro, nearest metro station is Moolchand. The architecture of this mosque is impressive but lack of care has ruined it.

Thank Kumar S
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

I happened to be in the vicinity and decided to visit this excellent piece of architecture. Unfortunately, not only neglected, it is surrounded by stinking filth. The places not covered with filth are used for parking vehicles. Two and three storey residential buildings constructed painfully...More

Thank mayday1942
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

A nice city to visit...beautiful atmosphere with bright sunny...cold waves..birds mimiring beautiful sounds..same like village but excellent city and friendly people

Thank Gaurav S
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

A very nice and good historical place to visit. Architecture is very awesome. One can spend ample time admiring the architectural work here.

Thank Shilpamittal
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

This place is an excellent structure which should have been well preserved but its in total neglect. Construction all around the beautiful structure ruins the beauty of this place. A high level of restoration is required to help this place. do visit this place if...More

1  Thank RAJ-GS-REVIEWS
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Reviewed 2 April 2015

This neglected mosque was built in 1488 under the reign of Sikandar Lodi by his minister Miyan Bhoiya when the sultan picked up some grain lying waste on the floor of mosque & gave it him.The minister planted the grain in the grounds to honor...More

1  Thank MARGDARSHI
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

This place is neglected and does not find any visitors, though it has an interesting origin story associated with. It is surrounded by the locality synonymously known by the same name 'Masjid Moth', which is in South Extension part 2. Though the monument must have...More

1  Thank SriAbhi
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Reviewed 20 September 2014

It is disappointing that we do not value our cultural heritage. An excellent structure which should have been well preserved and treasured is lying in total neglect. Even the description of the place is not found. Construction has been done all around the beautiful mosque....More

4  Thank SatyendraGarg
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

Moth Ki Masjid was built in 1505 by Prime Minister of Sultan Sikander Lodi (1517–26), Wazir Miya Bhoiya. There is a very interesting story associated with this mosque. Once Sultan Sikandar Lodi was visiting a mosque in the vicinity for prayer, he knelt over a...More

9  Thank Rajeshwar Dayal M
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