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The Staircase : Jama Masjid.

This is a shot taken from inside the Jama Masjid in old Delhi. The courtyard of the mosque can be reached from the east, north and south by three flights of steps, all built of red sandstone.The northern gate of the mosque has 389 steps.The southern side of the mosque has 500 steps.The eastern gate of the mosque was the rural entrance and it has 774 steps.

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