Telangana is a southern Indian state. The Charminar, located in Hyderabad’s capital, is a 16th-century mosque with four arches supporting four towering minarets. The monument stands above the city’s famous Laad Bazaar. The sprawling Golconda Fort, once the seat of the Qutb Shahi dynasty, is a former diamond trading centre. The centuries-old Warangal Fort in Warangal features carved stone towers and gateways.