Mehrauli Archaeological Park Jamali Kamali

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    Location: G5CQ+33M, Anuvrat Marg Opposite Qutub Minar Metro Station, Mehrauli, New Delhi, Delhi 110030, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: Approximately 1-2 hours

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    Delhi has been blessed with so many historical monuments. Each monument tells a different story from the forgotten chapter of Delhi’s story. Mehrauli Archaeological Park Jamali Kamali is one of them. It is an archaeological area, which is spread over 200 acres in Mehrauli, Delhi. Jamali Kamali means one is the mosque and the other is the tomb and together as “Jamali Kamali” for the mosque as well as the tomb. they are buried adjacent to each other. in 1528-1529,

    The mosque and the tomb were constructed. Later, Jamali was buried in the tomb after his death in 1535.


    People Spending time in Mehrauli Archaeological Park Jamali Kamali It is one of the attractions of the town. Jamali Kamali offers a fine piece of structural design. the park is one of the oldest places in Delhi and the area hosts a forest and the Mehrauli village behind it. The archeological structure of this park is amazing. You can see amazing works on the walls of the parks. These things attract tourists.

    The whole environment of this park provides a visual treat to the tourists. It gives a soothing sense to experience re’s beauty of different types of trees along with a lot of variety in their size and also shapes can be found here.


    Jamali” was the alias given to Shaikh Fazlullah. He is also known as Shaikh Jamali Kamboh or Jalal Khan. Also, he is a renowned Sufi saint who lived during Lodi Dynasty and the Mughal Dynasty. In Urdu the word ‘Jamali’ means beauty. Which originates from “Jamal.

    He was a popular poet, and he traveled widely around Asia and the Middle East. during Lodi Dynasty rule he become a court poet and he continued to enjoy the patronage of the Mughal rulers. His poetry mirrored the Persian mysticism of the times. His two popular works are ‘The Sun and Moon and The Spiritual Journey of the Mystics’. Many people said that his tomb was completed during Humayun‘s rule.

    according to the oral stories and traditions, Kamali was an unknown person, and he was Jamali’s disciple and lover. though they were both males, as signified by a symbolic pen box on each of their graves.

    their graves are placed in a respected manner that implies that they were lovers.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Inside View of Mehrauli Archaeological Park Jamali KamaliThe whole view of this place is amazing. People from many places come to visit this place. This place

    red sandstone with marble embellishments. Besides, inside this place, the prayer hall, which is fronted by a large courtyard, has five arches with the central arch only having a dome and the size of the arches increases towards the central arc. This park is painted in red and blue with some Koranic inscriptions. Also, the walls are adorned with inlaid colored tiles inscribed with Jamali’s poems. If you are there, do visit this park.

    Opening Hours

    Opens at 5am and closes at 6.30 pm.

    Entry & Others Fees

    It is free of cost.

    How to Reach

    By Air: Indira Gandhi International Airport is the nearest airport to the place. It is the easiest way to go.

    By Rail: Nizamuddin railway station is the nearest to the place.

    By Road: in Mehrauli city, bus services are so good and the people of the city use bus services for travel within the city. You can also hire private transport like a taxi or cab and easily reach there.

    Tips for Travellers

    You should take a small bag where you can carry all things and take a camera with you.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it is.

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, it is.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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