Raigad Fort

Raigad Fort is a magnificent fort which was the capital of Maratha kingdom, established by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Raigad district, Maharastra. Raigad Fort This beautiful fort was seized by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in 1656  from Chandrarrao More, then ruler of Adilshahi dynasty, under the Sultanate of Bijapur. At that time, this fort was known…

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Junagarh Fort

Junagarh Fort

Junagarh Fort is an ancient fort in in Bikaner city, Rajasthan. Junagarh fort This fort in not on a hilltop, unlike other major forts in the state. The city is developed around this magnificent fort. Maharaja Raja Rai Singh constructed this fort. He was the sixth ruler of Bikaner, who reigned from AD 1571 –…

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Harihar Fort

Harihar Fort

Harihar Fort is an ancient fort near to Nashik city in Maharashtra state, India. It is  one of its kind in India, as one needs to trek through the scrub forests and then climb the 60 meters rock cut stairs to reach the top of the fort. Harihar Fort alias Harshagad. This magnificent fort was…

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Historical Monument Teen Darwaza at Ahmedabad

Teen Darwaza

Teen Darwaza is an ancient gateway built in 1415, on the east of Bhadra Fort in Ahmedabad, India. These three Darwazas were constructed by Ahmed Shah I. The work was completed in 1415. Teen Darwaza in Ahmedabad. Teen Darwaza (Darwaza means door) consists of three arches which leads to a larger area, which was once…

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Araku Hill Station

Araku Hill Station, Araku Valley

Araku hill station and Araku Valley are situated in Visakhapatnam district, Andhra Pradesh state, India. It is part of the Eastern Ghats. Araku valley and Araku hill station Araku consists of Anantagiri and Sunkarimetta Reserved Forests. These forests are rich in flora and fauna. The area is known for its high quality bauxite ore reserves….

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Bada Bagh Garden Complex With Rajput Royal Cenotaphs

Bada Bagh

Bada Bagh is a garden complex with a set of royal cenotaphs or chhatri (Hindi word for cenotaph), in-between Jaisalmer and Lodhruva, Rajasthan state, India. Bada Bagh , Cenotaphs in a Garden in Rajasthan The cenotaphs starts with that of the Maharaja of the erstwhile princely state of Jaisalmer , Jai Singh II (d. 1743)….

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Chittorgarh Fort History & Rajput History

Chittorgarh fort

Chittorgarh Fort or Chittor Fort, is a large fort which is situated at Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India. It was the capital of the erstwhile princely state of Mewar. This fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with 5 other forts of Rajasthan, under Hill Forts of Rajasthan. Chittorgarh fort Chittor Fort is spread over an…

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