Elephanta Caves depicts the glory of lords and carvings

Elephanta Caves is the master piece to depict the glory of lords and carvings, situated at 11km from Mumbai in the Arabian Sea and it is now designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site. An elephanta island is the place with outstanding sculptures and carvings of the Lord Shiva, Hindu God and it also shows the [...]

What special in Birla Planetarium of Hyderabad

The Birla Planetarium situated in Hyderabad offers a unique taste of entertainment that is blended with a wee bit of learning also. Inaugurated by Late Mr. NT Rama Rao in September, 1985, this dome-shaped Birla Planetarium at Hyderabad conducts sky-shows in two languages, Telegu and English. It is located on a small mound of Naubhad [...]

Ajanta Ellora Caves: Designated as a World Heritage Site

Ajanta Caves situated near the city of Aurangabad in Maharashtra, India containing paintings and sculpture considered to be masterpieces of both universal pictorial art and Buddhist religious art. The Ajanta Caves have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1983.
The famous Ajanta and Ellora are cave shrines cut out of rock, by hand, and rank [...]

Kerela referred as God’s Own Country

Kerela is a State in the southern west region of India and is referred as ‘God’s Own Country’. It includes unique geographical features that have made it one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Asia. Kerala is beautiful country with unique art forms, customs and festivals. It was selected as one of the 50 [...]

Ajanta Caves: The World’s Greatest Historical Monument

Ajanta Caves recognised by UNESCO is the world’s greatest historical monument and located 40kms from Jalgaon city of Maharashtra, India. There are 30 caves in Ajanta of which 9, 10, 19, 26 and 29 are chaitya-grihas and the rest are monasteries. Ajanta Caves were discovered in AD 1819 but built up in the earlier 2nd [...]

Fatehpur Sikri: The culmination of Muslim and Hindu architecture

Location: Agra, Uttar Pradesh
Built in:   1571 – 1585
Build By: Akbar
Fatehpur Sikri is about 37 kms from Agra and is built in Red Sandstone during the second half of the 16th century by the Emperor Akbar. For only some 10 years, Fatehpur Sikri was the capital of the Mughal Empire. All the complex of temples and [...]

Gateway of India: The famous monument in Mumbai

The Gateway of India is the most famous monument in Mumbai, India. The Gateway is located in South Mumbai on the water front; it is 26 meters high.
In previous times, visitors used to arrive the monument by boat would have first seen in the city of Bombay.  The style of its design is a combination [...]

Taj Mahal – One of the Seven Wonders of the World

The Taj Mahal is now known as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It was built in 1631 by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. He built it in memory of his favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
The Taj Mahal or the Taj is considered the finest example of Mughal architecture, a style that combines elements from [...]

The Red Fort or Lal Qila is India’s Famous Fort

The Red Fort also known as Lal Qila and Delhi’s most magnificent monument as it is located in Delhi, India. This monument was built by Emperor Shah Jahan. Actually,
Shah Jahan shifted his capital from Agra to Shahjahanabad and on 16th April 1639, he laid the foundation of Red Fort.
It took full nine years to build [...]

Qutub Minar – The Famous Monument in Delhi

The Qutab Minar is a famous tower in Delhi, India. It was constructed by Qutub-ud-Din Aibak in 1199 AD. But his successor and son-in-law Iltutmish completed its construction. Just nearby of it you can also see the ruins of the Tomb of Iltutmish. He constructed it in 1235 AD and by using calligraphy, he decorated [...]