Man mandir Palace at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh | Location Map of Man mandir Palace

Man mandir Palace at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh | Location Map of Man mandir Palace

Man mandir Palace

‘Man mandir Palace’ is another building built by Raja Mansingh Tomer.  This palace has a big vicinity, rooms and windows which enable the queens to watch the cultural programs conducted in the palace.  There are pipes to supply water to some of the rooms.  These are the then air coolers.  Narrow pipes are arranged to talk to people in different storey.  These are telephones.  There are 8 hooks to the roof of a hall. Golden cradles were arranged to these hooks for the queens.  There is also a swimming pool.  Queens who heard the news of death of their husband used to do ‘Sahagamanam’ (Throwing oneself in to the fire) in this pool after removing all the water.

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Train Timings and schedules, Train Ticket Fare, Distance, Fastest train from Pune to Mumbai

Train Timings and schedules, Train Ticket Fare, Distance from Pune to Mumbai | Fastest train from Pune to Mumbai

Indian railways is running 51 trains between Pune Junction/PUNE  and Mumbai Dadar Central/DR.
0655 train number is Chennai Dadar Garib Rath Special. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Mumbai Dadar Central/DR is the destination point for this train. 08:15 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 11:15. It covers a distance of 183 kms in 3 h 0 min.This train is scheduled only on Thursdays.Fare for travelling in this train is Rs.239 for 3A class.It is the fastest train from Pune to Mumbai.

2128 is the number for Pune Mumbai CST Inter City Express. It starts at 17:55 in the departure point of Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 21:00 . It takes 3 h 5 min to travel 192 kms of distance. It has daily trips.It costs Rs. 76 for 2nd Sitting, Rs 267 for Ac Chair.

2124 number corresponds to the Deccan Queen train. Pune Junction/PUNE  is the starting point for this train and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point. It leaves at 07:15 and reaches at 10:25 . 192 kms of distance is travelled in 3 h 10 min. It has daily trips.It costs Rs.76 for 2A class, Rs.267 for Chair car section.

2126 specifies Pragati Express. It starts at 07:50 at Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM at 11:10 . It consumes 3 h 20 min of time for travelling a distance of 192 kms. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Fare for the travel is Rs. 76 for 2A class, Rs.267 for Chair car section.

1022 number corresponds to the Indrayani Express train. Pune Junction/PUNE is the starting point for this train and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point. It leaves at 18:35 and reaches at 21:55 . 192 kms of distance is travelled in 3 h 20 min. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Prices are Rs.67 for 2A class, Rs.237 for Chair car section.

Vishakhapatnam LTT SF Express is indicated by 2749 train number. It consumes 3 h 10 min of time for covering a distance of 176 kms.  The departure timing at Pune Junction/PUNE is 07:55 and arrival at Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus/LTT is 11:05 . This train leaves on  Sunday, Thursday,.Prices as below are applicable:  Rs.49 for general class, Rs.140 for SL class, Rs.317 for 3A class, Rs.417 for 2A class.

Name of 2164 train number is Dadar Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 02:35 and reaches Mumbai Dadar Central/DR  at 06:00 . It covers a distance of 183 km in 3 h 25 min. It runs regularly.Cost of the tickets is Rs.49 for general class, Rs.140 for SL class, Rs.322 for 3A class, Rs.424 for 2A class, Rs.699 for 1A class.

1018 train number is Chalukya Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Mumbai Dadar Central/DR  is the destination point for this train. 02:20 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 05:50 . It covers a distance of 183  kms in 3 h 30 min. It travels daily except for Friday.Rs.49 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.292 for 3A class, Rs.394 for 2A class,  are charged.

1036 train number corresponds to Sharavati Express. It departs at 02:20 at the Pune Junction/PUNE  and arrives the destination at Mumbai Dadar Central/DR  at 05:50 . Distance travelled by this train is 183 kms and it reaches its destination in 3 h 30 min.This train is scheduled only on Fridays.Cost of the tickets is Rs.49 for general class, Rs. 120 for SL class, Rs.292 for 3A class, Rs.394 for 2A class.

2116 number corresponds to the Siddheshwar Express train. Pune Junction/PUNE  is the starting point for this train and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point. It leaves at 03:20 and reaches at 07:00 . 191 kms of distance is travelled in 3 h 40 min. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Cost of the tickets is Rs.51 for general class, Rs.140 for SL class, Rs.331 for 3A class, Rs.437 for 2A class, Rs.722 for 1A class.

9311 train number is Pune Indore Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Kalyan Junction/KYN  is the destination point for this train. 15:20 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 17:40. It covers a distance of 139 kms in 2 h 20 min. This train leaves on  Tuesday, Friday, Saturday.Ticket expenses for this train is Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1012 train number corresponds to Mahalaxmi Express. It departs at 03:40 at the Pune Junction/PUNE  and arrives the destination at Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 07:25 . Distance travelled by this train is 191 kms and it reaches its destination in 3 h 45 min. It runs seven days a week. Tickets costs as follows: Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs. 407 for 2A class.

1026 train number is Pune Manmad Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Panvel/PNVL  is the destination point for this train. 12:50 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 15:40 . It covers a distance of 121 kms in 2 h 50 min. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Rs.54 for 2A class, Rs.184 for Chair car section are charged.

0149 relates to Pune Ahmedabad Summer Special which starts at 15:20 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 17:45 . It takes 2 h 25 min to complete the travelling of 139 kms.Only on Thursdays, this train is available. Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class,  is charged.

Pune Jaipur Summer Special has the train number of 0229. It arrives the destination point of Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 17:45  by leaving the departure point of Pune Junction/PUNE  at 15:20. It travels a distance of 139  kms within 2 h 25 min.This train is scheduled only on Sundays.It costs Rs.41 for general class, Rs.140 for SL class, Rs.278 for 3A class, Rs.363 for 2A class.

1010 train number is Sinhagad Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point for this train. 06:05 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 09:55 . It covers a distance of 192 kms in 3 h 50 min. It runs seven days a week. Rs.67 for 2A class, Rs.237 for Chair car section are charged.

2702 train number also indicates Hussain Sagar Express. It leaves Pune Junction/PUNE at 01:15 and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 05:05 within duration of 3 h 50 min travelling a distance of 192 kms. It has daily trips. Rs.51 for general class, Rs. 331 for 3A class, Rs.437 for 2A class,  is charged.

1044 is a train number also for Lokamanya Tt Express. It travels a distance of 175 kms in the duration of 3 h 35 min. It goes off the Pune Junction/PUNE  at 02:10 and reaches the destination of Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus/LTT by 05:45 .This train is scheduled only on Mondays.Prices as below are applicable:  Rs.49 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.287 for 3A class, Rs.387 for 2A class.

Name of 1088 train number is Pune Veraval Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE at 19:50 and reaches Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 22:20 . It covers a distance of 139 km in 2 h 30 min.The train is exclusively available only on Thursday.It costs Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

Ahmedabad Express train has number of number of 1050. It starts at 19:50 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 22:20 . Within 2 h 30 min it travels a distance of 138  kms.Only on Saturdays, this train is available. Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class,  is charged.

Name of 1090 train number is Pune Jodhpur Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 19:50 and reaches Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 22:20. It covers a distance of 139 km in 2 h 30 min.Only on Sundays, this train is available.Fare for the travel is Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1092 train number is Bhuj Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Kalyan Junction/KYN  is the destination point for this train. 19:50 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 22:20 . It covers a distance of 139 kms in 2 h 30 min.It is scheduled only on Mondays.Tickets costs as follows: Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1096 train number makes up for the Ahimsa Express. It makes it departure at 19:50 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and makes it to reach the destination at 22:20  in Kalyan Junction/KYN . It takes 2 h 30 min to pass the distance of 139  kms.Except Wednesday the train won’t schedules.It costs Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

Name of 6530 train number is Udyan Express. It starts at 15:55 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 19:50 . It covers a distance of 191 kms within 3 h 55 min. This is available for daily departure and daily arrival.Prices are Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class, Rs.672 for 1A class.

7032 number corresponds to the Mumbai Express train. Pune Junction/PUNE  is the starting point for this train and Mumbai CST/CSTM is the destination point. It leaves at 09:10 and reaches at 13:05 . 192 kms of distance is travelled in 3 h 55 min. This is available for daily departure and daily arrival. Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class, Rs.672 for 1A class,  is charged.

Hyderabad Dadar Summer Special has the train number of 0732. It arrives the destination point of Mumbai Dadar Central/DR at 15:30  by leaving the departure point of Pune Junction/PUNE  at 11:35. It travels a distance of 183 kms within 3 h 55 min.The train is exclusively available only on Sunday.Fare for travelling in this train is Rs.49 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs. 292 for 3A class, Rs.394 for 2A class.

7204 is a train number also for Kakinada Bhavnagar Express. It travels a distance of 138 kms in the duration of 2 h 35 min. It goes off the Pune Junction/PUNE  at 02:10 and reaches the destination of Kalyan Junction/KYN  by 04:45 .This train is scheduled only on Fridays.Tickets costs as follows: Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

Name of 6382 train number is Mumbai Jayanti Janata Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 00:50 and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 04:50 . It covers a distance of 192 km in 4 h 0 min. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.They charge Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

7018 is the number for Rajkot Express. It starts at 02:10 in the departure point of Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 04:48 . It takes 2 h 38 min to travel 138 kms of distance. The departure days of 7018 is on  Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday,. Tickets costs as follows: Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1014 train number is Coimbatore LTT KURLA Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Mumbai Lokmanya Tilak Terminus/LTT  is the destination point for this train. 10:45 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 14:30 . It covers a distance of 176 kms in 3 h 45 min. It runs seven days a week.  Rs.49 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.287 for 3A class, Rs.387 for 2A class, Rs.637 for 1A class,  is charged.

Rajkot Express is indicated by 6614 train number. It consumes 2 h 39 min of time for covering a distance of 138 kms.  The departure timing at Pune Junction/PUNE  is 02:10 and arrival at Kalyan Junction/KYN is 04:49.It is scheduled only on Saturdays.Fare of this train is Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1006 is a train number also for Latur CSTM Express. It travels a distance of 192 kms in the duration of 4 h 5 min. It goes off the Pune Junction/PUNE  at 04:00 and reaches the destination of Mumbai CST/CSTM  by 08:05 . It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class, Rs.672 for 1A class,  are charged.

1020 specifies Konark Express. It starts at 23:50 at Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 03:55 +1 night. It consumes 4 h 5 min of time for travelling a distance of 191 kms. It runs seven days a week. Tickets costs as follows: Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs. 301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

6340 train number is Mumbai Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  is the departure point and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point for this train. 16:40 is the time it leaves at the departure point and reaches the destination at 20:50 . It covers a distance of 192 kms in 4 h 10 min. This train leaves on  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday.Fare for travelling in this train is Rs.51 for general class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

Name of 1008 train number is Deccan Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 15:30 and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 19:40 . It covers a distance of 192 km in 4 h 10 min. It runs seven days a week. Fare for the travel is Rs.67 for 2A class, Rs.237 for Chair car section.

Name of 6352 train number is Balaji Express. It starts at 16:40 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 20:50 . It covers a distance of 191 kms within 4 h 10 min. The departure days of 6352 is on  Monday, Friday,. Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class,  are charged.

1042 train number makes up for the Mumbai Express. It makes it departure at 09:35 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and makes it to reach the destination at 13:45  in Mumbai CST/CSTM . It takes 4 h 10 min to pass the distance of 191 kms. It has daily departures and daily arrivals.Tickets costs as follows: Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

Name of 6332 train number is Mumbai Express. It starts at 16:40 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 20:50 . It covers a distance of 192 kms within 4 h 10 min.This train is scheduled only on Sundays.Fare for travelling in this train is Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

0926 train number makes up for the Yeswantpur Ahmedabad Summer Special. It makes it departure at 04:00 in Pune Junction/PUNE and makes it to reach the destination at 06:48  in Kalyan Junction/KYN . It takes 2 h 48 min to pass the distance of 139 kms.Only on Fridays, this train is available.They charge Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1028 relates to Mumbai Mail which starts at 23:30 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 03:45 +1 night. It takes 4 h 15 min to complete the travelling of 191 kms. This is available for daily departure and daily arrival.Ticket expenses for this train is Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.407 for 2A class.

6210 relates to Mysore Ajmer Express which starts at 18:40 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 21:44 . It takes 3 h 4 min to complete the travelling of 139 kms. It starts from boarding point on  Wednesday, Friday,. Fare of this train is Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs. 333 for 2A class.

6534 represents Yesvantpur Jodhpur Express. This train departs at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 18:40 and reports an arrival at 21:44 at Kalyan Junction/KYN . 3 h 4 min are required for it to travel 138 kms of distance.Except Monday the train won’t schedules.Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class,  are charged.

Name of 6506 train number is Gandhidham Express. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 18:40 and reaches Kalyan Junction/KYN at 21:44 . It covers a distance of 139 km in 3 h 4 min.It is scheduled only on Sundays.Tickets costs as follows: Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

Garib Nawaz Express is indicated by 6532 train number. It consumes 3 h 4 min of time for covering a distance of 138 kms.  The departure timing at Pune Junction/PUNE  is 18:40 and arrival at Kalyan Junction/KYN  is 21:44 .This train is scheduled only on Saturdays.Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class,  are charged.

6508 specifies JODHPUR EXPRESS. It starts at 18:40 at Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches Kalyan Junction/KYN  at 21:44 . It consumes 3 h 4 min of time for travelling a distance of 139 kms. The operation of 6508 starts on  Tuesday, Thursday. Ticket expenses for this train is Rs.41 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.248 for 3A class, Rs.333 for 2A class.

1030 train number also indicates Koyna Express. It leaves Pune Junction/PUNE  at 15:45 and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM at 20:22  within duration of 4 h 37 min travelling a distance of 191 kms. It has daily trips.Ticket expenses for this train is Rs.67 for 2A class, Rs.237 for Chair car section.

1024 number corresponds to the Sahyadri Express train. Pune Junction/PUNE is the starting point for this train and Mumbai CST/CSTM  is the destination point. It leaves at 07:00 and reaches at 11:55 . 191 kms of distance is travelled in 4 h 55 min. It runs seven days a week. Tickets costs as follows: Rs.51 for general class, Rs.120 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class, Rs.393 for 2A class.

1334 is the number for Mumbai CST Fast Passenger. It starts at 23:05 in the departure point of Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination point of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 04:25 +1 night. It takes 5 h 20 min to travel 191 kms of distance. It has daily trips.Fare for travelling in this train is Rs.51 for general class, Rs. 80 for SL class, Rs.301 for 3A class.

Pandharpur Mumbai Fast Passenger train has number of number of 1328. It starts at 23:05 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 04:25 +1 night. Within 5 h 20 min it travels a distance of 191  kms. It has departures on  Sunday, Friday, Saturday.Ticket expenses for this train is Rs.51 for general class, Rs.80 for SL class.

Name of 1330 train number is Bijapur Mumbai Fast Passenger. It starts at 23:05 in Pune Junction/PUNE  and reaches the destination of Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 04:25 +1 night. It covers a distance of 191 kms within 5 h 20 min. It has departures on  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,.Prices as below are applicable:  Rs.51 for general class, Rs.80 for SL class.

Name of 1326 train number is Pune Mumbai Passenger. It starts at Pune Junction/PUNE  at 22:50 and reaches Mumbai CST/CSTM  at 04:40 +1 night. It covers a distance of 192 km in 5 h 50 min. This train leaves on  Monday.Fare of this train is Rs.51 for general class.
Official website of the Indian railways www. indianrail.gov.in   provides information about advance reservations, train ticket bookings, berths / seats availability, PNR status.

Details of Badrinath pilgrim | Route Map to Badrinath Temple

Details of Badrinath pilgrim

Badhrinath Temple

The temple at Badrinath is on the banks of river Alakananda. From a distance of 150 yards from the temple, a big black stone raised platform of 156 feet length, 76 feet height and 5 feet thickness can be seen. This is called the Brahmakapaalam.

Haridwar is at a distance of 322 km from Badarinath. River Alakananda continues to flow from Badarinath. Other rivers Dhawalaganga, Nandaakini, Vindaraganga, Mandakini and Bhagirathi join Alakananda in that order. After joining Bhagirathi, the river enters the plain stretch open land at Rishikesh as River Ganga.
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Gwalior offers many places of historical importance to the tourists (From temples to palaces and Museums) | Road map and driving directions from Agra to Gwalior

Gwalior offers many places of historical importance to the tourists (From temples to palaces and Museums) | Road map and driving directions from Agra to Gwalior

Man mandir Palace

People who want to visit some different places other than temples, pilgrim centres should visit Gwalior once.  Some of the palaces in Gwalior are the evidences for history of Gwalior. The wealth of queens, love story of Mrignayani, Brutality of Aurangazeb, sweet notes of Tansen and the grandeur of Rajputs are some of the notable features of Gwalior.  The most interesting places of in and around Gwalior are

  1. Gwalior Fort
  2. Gujari Mahal
  3. Man Mandir Palace
  4. Jai Vilas Palace
  5. Surajkund lake

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October – March is Best time to watch Nelapattu bird sanctuary is | Road map to Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary fro Tirupati via Srikalahasti

October – March is Best time to watch Nelapattu bird sanctuary is | Road map to Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary fro Tirupati via Srikalahasti

Nelapattu bird sanctuaryNelapattu bird sanctuary: Pulicat is a picnic spot for the migratory birds and Nelapattu is the abode for them.  This is at a distance of 20kms from Pulicat and 4 kms from Doravarisatram Mandal.  Nelapattu Bird Sanctuary is one of the biggest bird preservation centers in Asian countries.  Pelicans can be seen here.  Attigunta, Neredugunta lakes are very big.  They are spread at a distance of 202 acres.  Innumerable trees are there on the banks of the lakes.  Pelicans have large pouched bills.  They catch the fishes and store them in the pouch to eat them leisurely.  Nearly 1500 birds come here to lay eggs.  When the little birds grow wings, they go back to their places.  There is also a dense forest here.  Various deers, tortoises, foxes and snakes can be seen here.  Environmental Education center is also situated here.  There is a library, museum, auditorium, audio visual equipment etc.  October to March is the perfect time to watch migratory birds.  This is also a good place to spend summer holidays.

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Chowmahalla palace belonging to Nizams received UNESCO Asia Pacific Award | Road / Location map of Chowmahalla Palace in Hyderabad

Chowmahalla palace belonging to Nizams received UNESCO Asia Pacific Award | Road / Location map of Chowmahalla Palace in Hyderabad
Chowmahalla palace
Chowmahalla palace, the 270 year old historical monument near Charminar has proved its architectural brilliance once again to the world by bagging the ‘UNESCO Asia Pacific Merit Award’. This palace was built in the Persian style of construction in the year 1750 by Salabath Jung.  Asafjahi rulers used this building as the political consultations.  The palace had an open area of 60 acres but now only 12 acres remain.  The palace is a replica of Sha Iran Bungalow in Tehran.  This palace actually is a group of buildings.  Aftab Mahal, Tahniyat Mahal, Afzal Mahal, Mehtab Mahal, Roshan bungalow and Khilawat are some of the important buildings.  A marble throne used by the Nizam rulers can be seen in the palace.  This palace was in use till 1948.  In 2005, this palace was open for the visitors. In 2000 Princess Asra, wife of   Prince Mukarram Jah Bahadur started renovation works of the palace.  The renovation work was successfully done by Rahul Malhotra Association. They brought back the past glory to the palace.

Barrister Senior Counsel of Prince Mukarrm Jah said that steps have been taken to convert Chowmahalla palace in to a museum which will house various things belonging to the Nizams.  The artifacts of the Purani Haveli Nizam Museum will also be displayed here.  The Shiya Aalam the rare religious relics housed in one portion of the palace will also be opened for the public.

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