There are places which are hidden by the time and where nature gradually resumes its rights. It is difficult to imagine that these places are steeped in history. This is what happens at Devgiri fort (Daultabad fort)
Devgiri: mythological origins
A strategic location and the first capital
The capital of India
During his reign he greatly enlarged his empire. And that is precisely what would have decided to transfer his capital from Delhi to Devgiri.
A complicated and unsustainable capital change
As often when a place has had a glorious past, it has a duller present. Today, Devgiri Fort is a tourist attraction that attracts more school buses or students than national or international tourists. Located on the highway to the famous caves of Ellora, people usually stops to just take a picture from a far end.
In a future article, we will talk about beauties to discover inside and around the fort.
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