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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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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Toranmal Hill Station, Satpura Range, Gorakhnath Temple

Toranmal

Toranmal is a hill station is hill station located in the Satpura Range of Mountains in Nandurbar district, Maharashtra state, India. Toranmal View Point – Source – https://upload.wikimedia.org. The hill station is a small plateau. From south to north of this plateau, a stream feeds two lakes; Yashawant Lake and Lotus Lake. Lotus lake got…

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Sajjangad Fort

Sajjangad is a historic fort located near Satara, in Maharashtra state, India. Sajjangad means Fort of Good People. This fort is the final resting place of the 17th century Saint Ramdas. Shivaji Mahadarwaja entrance of Sajjangad Saint Ramdas was a saint born in 1608. Dasbodh is a famous book written by him which has his…

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Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum, Prince of Wales Museum of Western India

Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum is a historic museum situated at Mumbai, India. This museum is officially known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum was earlier known as Prince of Wales Museum of Western India, Chhatrapati Shivaji Museum Prince of Wales Museum of Western India is having 70,000 historic & artistic works. Artifacts alone…

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Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary

Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Yeotmal alias Yavatmal district, Maharashtra state, India. This wildlife sanctuary is known for its picturesque landscape. This Wildlife Sanctuary is spread over an area of 148.63 square kilometers. The wildlife sanctuary is part of Pandarkawad Forest Division. Patanbori Range and Parwa Range of forests forms the wildlife sanctuary. It…

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Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli is a Union territory in Western India, consisting of 2 different geographical entities with the same names. Silvassa, Capital of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. Nagar Haveli is wedged between Maharashtra state and Gujarat state. Dadra is a smaller area surrounded by Gujarat. Silvassa is the capital city of this Union Territory….

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