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Kotla Mubarakpur

Nitesh Anand Rai
It was built by Sultan Feroz Shah Tughlaq in the fourteenth century and now nestles between a cricket stadium and Delhi's Ring Road. Jami Masjid is one of the most ancient and largest surviving mosque and monument, The Ashokan Pillar that lies within Feroz Shah Kotla is perfectly placed towards the north of Jama Masjid. The circular Baoli, which means 'step well', lies towards the north western side of the Ashokan Pillar, Every Thursday there is a huge crowd at the fort. It is popularly believed that Jinn(s) descend down at the Fort from the Heavens and accept requests and wishes from people. A lot of wishes, penned down on paper, can be seen on the walls within the premises.