ROUTE 6. BOMBAY TO DELHI
mosques of Jaunpur and others, but is still unrivalled for its grand line of gigantic arches, and for the graceful
demolished by the Mohammedans. Altamsh in 1210-1230 surrounded it by a larger cloistered court, in the S.E-
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beauty of the flowered tracery which covers its walls.
It occupies the platform on which stood Rai Pithora's Hindu Temple,
corner of which stands the Kutb A and in 1300 'Ala-ud-din app^ ^ further eastern court, entered WJj great S. gateway the Alai Darw
Court of Altamsh 1210-1236