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Notes on the Geography of Peninsular India: Deogiri Fort: Photo 12

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Adjoining the mosque is the Chand Minar, or moon tower. It was built in 1435 by Alauddin Bhamani to commemorate the Bahmani seizure of the fort from the Delhi sultanate. The Bahmanis continued to control the city until 1526. The color is modern; originally, the tower was covered with blue tiles.

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