Visit: Purana Qila, New Delhi India
"Old Fort" is named so since no historian has been able to certify its origins, and is simply named Old Fort. The towering ramparts in the evening rise dazzlingly in the dark sky and you will experience an awe-inspiring performance of the sound and lights show being held in its premises.
One such experience is the Sound & Light Show at Old Fort,New Delhi called “Ishq-e-Dilli”. A unique combination of light sound and state of the art laser technology makes the audience glued to their seat and feel proud of their city’s history. The 60-minutes show which runs through 5,000 years of the Capital’s history surely leaves the audience spellbound.
The narration begins from 11th century in the reign of Prithvi Raj Chauhan and proceeds towards the history of the city associated with Lodhis, Mughals, Britishers & finally independent India. The story takes through the history with the establishment of the first city of Quila Rai Pithora, runs through Qutab-Mehrauli, Kilokri, Siri, Tughlaqabad, Jahanpanah, Firozabad, Shahjahanabad and culminates in modern-day Delhi. The Show “Ishq-e-Dilli” depicts the spirit of Delhi through a lively narration of the ten cities of Delhi – the formation and resurrection of the city with its phoenix – like character.