Purana Qila gate, Delhi.
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The much talked about state-of-the-art sound and light show at Purana Qila, an old fort and one of Delhi's popular monuments from the Mughal era, has been inaugurated and will be open to the public next week.
Called 'Ishq-e-Dilli' (Romancing Delhi), it shows the history of Delhi through its 10 cities, starting from the 11th century reign of Prithvi Raj Chauhan to the present day. It also traces Delhi's connection with the mythology of Mahabharata and Indraprastha.
What's really outstanding about it is the technology. The show is India's first permanent projection art installation. It uses using cutting edge projection and laser technology, including 3D in some parts.
There will be two shows a night, firstly in Hindi and then in English. More information can be obtained from the Delhi Tourism website. Another huge sound and light show is held nightly at the Red Fort in Delhi.
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