Mysterious Iron Pillar of Delhi

Iron Pillar in Qutub Complex
Iron pillar insie Qutub complex still generates a lot of curiocity

It is a 7 meter high iron pillar and weighs more than 6 tonns

The iron pillar has been standing without rusting for over 2000 years

Some say if you encircle it with your hands while standing with your back to it, your wish will be fulfilled


The pillar bears an inscription in sanskrit (Brahmi Script) dating 4th century AD


Entire pillar weighs 6511 kg. It was originally erected by Chandragupta II Vikramaditya (375-414AD) at Udaigiri in fornt of a Vishnu Temple Complex. But later in 10th century CE it was shifted to present location by Anangpal from Udaigiri
Iron Pillar in Qutub Complex
Iron Pillar of Delhi

No Sign of Rust in Iron Pillar

Iron Pillar Of Delhi

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