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Title: Alai Darwaza - Delhi
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Located in the Qutub Minar Complex, Alai Darwaza is one of the spectacular monuments built by Alauddin Khilji. The first ever building in India that has the Islamic style of architecture; this building is constructed using red sandstone embellished with white marble. You may find inscriptions of Nashk script on the walls of Alai Darwaza. You may also get to see the fringes and beautiful arches that looks like lotus buds which adds to the beauty of this monument.