Charminar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Charminar, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Charminar which means “Mosque of four minarets” is the most famous monument in the city of Hyderabad, capital of the state of Andhra Pradesh. The Charminar was constructed in 1591 by Sultan Muhammad Quli Qutub Shah, the 5th Qutub Shahi ruler shortly after he had shifted his capital from Golkonda to what now is known […]

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Victoria Memorial, Kolkata, West Bengal

Victoria Memorial, Kolkata, West Bengal

Victoria Memorial is located in Kolkata, West Bengal and is a memorial to Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom who was also the “Empress of India” for 25 years from 1876 A.D to 1901 A.D. After then end of the British rule in India, the monument was made a museum and a tourist attraction. The […]

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Golden Temple, Amritsar, Punjab, India

Golden Temple, Amritsar, Punjab, India

Golden Temple is the most important place of worship for the followers of Sikh religion and is one of the oldest gurdwaras in the world. Golden Temple is situated in the town of Amritsar in Punjab. Amritsar itself was built by the fourth guru of the Sikhs, Guru Ram Das Ji and the word “Amritsar” […]

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Jal Mahal (Water Palace), Jaipur, Rajasthan

Jal Mahal (Water Palace), Jaipur, Rajasthan

The Jal Mahal or the Water Palace In Jaipur was built by Maharajah Sawai Partap Singh in 1799 A.D. in the middle of Man Sagar Lake as a pleasure spot. The palace is built with yellow sandstone. The Nahargarh hills form the backdrop of the beautiful palace. The palace was used for the royal duck […]

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Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India – Wonder of the World

Taj Mahal, Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India – Wonder of the World

Taj Mahal is undoubtedly the most popular and the most beautiful monument in India. Any travel or visit to India is regarded incomplete without a visit to the majestic Taj Mahal. It is one of the seven wonders in the Medieval World as well as the Modern World. Taj Mahal is a mausoleum located in […]

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