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Cities of Delhi, Old and New

1. Indraprastha

The legendary city of Indraprastha, home of the heroic Pandava brothers of the epic Mahabharata, is said to have stood on the site now occupied by the Purana Qila. Conclusive evidence is lacking, although archaeological finds have been unearthed here dating back to the 3rd century BC, and an ancient village, Inderpat, stood here until the early 20th century.

2. Lal Kot and Qila Rai Pithora

First of the seven cities, Lal Kot was established by a Rajput clan, the Tomars, in 1060. Around a century ...

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