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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its amazing that this was erected centuries ago but has no rust on it. One used to be able to "hug" the pillar for good luck, but it has since been fenced off. Still another neat thing in the complex.

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delhi's one of famous tourist attraction is iron pillar in qutub minar. This pillar is also called as the victory pillar and was made in the Gupta dynasty and have lot of Sanskrit inscription all over it . The most amazing thing about the pillar...More

Thank techmaala
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Within the Qutub Minar Complex is the Iron Pillar of Delhi. This Pillar is made of Iron and despite more than 600 years there is no trace of rust visible. A lot of hype is associated with this Pillar. It was said that if your...More

Thank Patricia345
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A metal pillar that stands near Qutub Minar is a mystry as no one is able to find the composition of this pillar. Standing for ages, but there is no rust over it. People try to tie their hands around it to try their luck.

Thank AnkitJain1368
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

At first sight, standing in the middle of some wonderfully intricate architectural monuments, a simple looking bare metallic pillar is a study in contrast. The wonder, I guess, would lie only if you know about it in advance. The fact that it even predates the...More

Thank Harpreet_Chd
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The inscription in Sanskrit is of 4th or 5th century . This pillar draws thousands of tourists every day because people admire the fact that iron pillar has mot rusted . There is a myth that if you encircle the pillar with your arms behind...More

Thank AmolakRattanK
Reviewed 24 May 2018

The Iron Pillar in the Qutab Complex is quite an attraction. You will find people trying to hold their hands by wrapping them around the column. Its been around for centuries and quite iconic.

2  Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 7 May 2018

During my vacation in Delhi, I had visited the beautiful Qutub Minar complex and the Iron Pillar is located just after the giant Qutub Minar. It is much smaller in height and width compared to the gigantic Qutub Minar but it is a symbol of...More

Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The Iron Pillar weighs 6 tonnes. It stands 7.21 metres tall. It is corrosion free and has non rusting surface. There is some inscriptions on it suggesting it is 1600 years old. Tourists and visitors stand on their backs towards this pillar and wrap their...More

1  Thank ranjanapathak
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Certainly an added as well as a good addition to the Qutub Minar. This pillar is famous for being corrosion free despite withstanding weathers of several centuries. Definitely worth visiting.

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