Kalan Masjid, Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi)

Kalan Masjid, Shahjahanabad
Kalan Masjid, Shahjahanabad

Tucked away inside one of the many ‘pockets’ of Purani Dilli (Old Delhi), the Kalan Masjid (1387) is one of the seven mosques built by Khan i Jahan Tilangani, Firoz Shah Tughlaq’s prime minister. Stylistically similar to it’s six contemporaries, it is one of the few medieval mosques of Delhi which are still in use. 

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