Historical Places

Top 10 Historical Places in India:

1. Hawa Mahal
2. Taj Mahal
3. Mysore Palace
4. Victoria Memorial
5. Charminar
6. Sanchi Stupa
7. Qutab Minar
8. Cellular Jail
9. Gateway of India
10. Vidhana Soudha
11. Sun Temple

1. Hawa Mahal: Hawa Mahal, is a palace in Jaipur, India. It was built in 1798 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Ustad in the type of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god. The splendid five-storeys Palace of the Winds is a blend of beauty and splendor much close to Rajasthan’s culture. The pyramid shape of this ancient monument is a tourist attraction having 953 tiny windows. more…

Hawa Mahal Jaipur

2. Taj Mahal: The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third spouse, Mumtaz Mahal. Mumtaz Mahal was a niece of empress Nur Jahan and granddaughter of Mirza Ghias Beg I’timad-ud-Daula, wazir of emperor Jehangir. They was born in 1593 and died in 1631, in the coursework of the birth of her fourteenth infant at Burhanpur.

It was designed by Shiraz, an Iranian Architect. Over 20,000 men were employed for its construction. It started in 1632 & took over one years to complete. When Shah Jahan died, he was buried next to Mumtaz Mahal. more…

Taj Mahal in Agra


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