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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Aayatein



These are verses, called Aayatein, from Quran engraved on the Qutub Minar. Such inscriptions are a common factor across the Mughal monuments. What these writings, in Arabic, mean, I have no idea but as an aesthetic attribute to the Mughal buildings they add a lot of beauty.

5 comments:

अविनाश said...

nice click

amatamari said...

wonderful!!!!!!

magiceye said...

that is interesting. was not aware of this.

Kris said...

It is very beautiful.

Rohit Kshirsagar said...

So what does the word aayatein mean?

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