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Transcending Time: Monuments In Delhi With A Queer History

This Pride Month, here is a look at three monuments in Delhi that stand as a testament to the belief that love transcends the boundaries of societal norms

Inside the Jamali Kamali mosque Photo: Shutterstock
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Delhi is fascinating in the way that when one learns how to tune out and see beyond the madness of urban life, the city reveals its true colours and spirit. A spirit continuously fanned by different dynasties, historical periods and legacies. While the stories of some great, few unforgiving, but all impassioned emperors echo throughout the many ruins and monuments dotting the city, there are a few where, if you listen closely, you can hear the whispers of a love way beyond its time and the shackles of right and wrong. This Pride Month, here is a look at three monuments in the capital that stand as a testament to the belief that love transcends the boundaries of societal norms:

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