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Delhi, April 2011, Day 5, Taj Mahal

Delhi, April 2011, Day 5, Taj Mahal

On day 4 we started out for Agra in Rohan’s car. It was a lovely drive and were fortunate enough to get Darshan of the Lord Krishna at his Janmabhomi temple in Mathura. We visited the Agra Fort after lunch and saw the light and sound show at the fort. It was as good as we had been told it was.

Delhi, April 2011, Day 4, Agra Fort

Delhi, April 2011, Day 4, Agra Fort

We drove to Agra from Gurgaon in Rohan’s car. It was a pleasant drive and we took our time. After settling into our room at the UP Tourism Guest House we went to the Agra Fort. Padmaja had heard a lot about the light and sound show there and was looking forward to it. Unfortunately it started raining just before the show though it luckily stopped around 8 pm. It took a lot of convincing on my part for the…

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Delhi, April 2011, Day 1, The Qutub Minar

Delhi, April 2011, Day 1, The Qutub Minar

We visited Delhi & Agra in April 2011 just after the schools closed for the summer vacation. Rohan, my brother-in-law, was in Gurgaon at the time and we stayed with him. We traveled from Mumbai by train, the Rajdhani to Delhi and arrived on April 9, 2011, a Saturday. After lunch at his flat we went to see the Qutub Minar.