Surajkund is the tourist place near Gwalior | Location Map of Surajkund

Surajkund is the tourist place near Gwalior | Location Map of Surajkund In 425 bc, a king Surajsingh went in to a forest for hunting.  He went missing in the forest.  He was very hungry and asked a sage who was doing penance for water.  The name of the sage was ‘Gwalipa’.  He asked the … Continue reading “Surajkund is the tourist place near Gwalior | Location Map of Surajkund”

Gujari Mahal at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh | Location Map of Gujari Mahal

Gujari Mahal at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh | Location Map of Gujari Mahal Another place that should be visited is Gujari mahal.  This palace was built by Raja Mansingh Tomer for his lover and 9th wife, Mrignayani.  Earlier, when Mansingh went on hunting in a forest he saw a young  woman Nanni who belonged to Gujara … Continue reading “Gujari Mahal at Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh | Location Map of Gujari Mahal”

Kota Gullu is at a distance of 70kms from Warangal | Kota Gullu temples are built by Kakatiya king Ganapatideva, and the intricate carvings are breathtaking

Kota Gullu is at a distance of 70kms from Warangal | Kota Gullu temples are built by Kakatiya king Ganapatideva, and the intricate carvings are breathtaking | Road (Route) map to Kota Gullu  from Hyderabad There are no words to tell about the skills of the sculptors who carved intricate carving on the rock walls.  … Continue reading “Kota Gullu is at a distance of 70kms from Warangal | Kota Gullu temples are built by Kakatiya king Ganapatideva, and the intricate carvings are breathtaking”

Melukote is also called Thirunarayanapuram | Road map to Melukote from Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

Melukote is also called Thirunarayanapuram | Road map to Melukote from Bengaluru, Karnataka, India Melukote is also called Thirunarayanapuram.  ‘Mel’ means above and ‘Kotai’ means a small hill having a fort.  As per tradition Melkote is called Gnana mandapam, Kanchi is the Tyaga mandapam, Srirangam is the Bhoga mandapam and Tirumala is called the Pushpa … Continue reading “Melukote is also called Thirunarayanapuram | Road map to Melukote from Bengaluru, Karnataka, India”

How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur

How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur Most of the people who worked for the constructions of the great monuments like Tajmahal and Red Fort are the prisoners in the jail only. But the Brihadeeswara temple in Tanjavur / Tanjore is an exception because; most of the people who helped … Continue reading “How Brihadeeswara temple constructed? | Places to Visit around Brihadeeswara temple, Tanjavur”

Sawai Jai Singh built Jantar Mantar (astronomical stone observatory )in five places and the one at Jaipur is the largest one | Road map of Jantar Mantar, Jaipur

Sawai Jai Singh built Jantar Mantar (astronomical stone observatory )in five places and the one at Jaipur is the largest one | Road map of Jantar Mantar, Jaipur Big telescopes are available nowadays to observe starts, planets and their movements.  But at a time where there is not technical knowledge available, nearly 300 years back, … Continue reading “Sawai Jai Singh built Jantar Mantar (astronomical stone observatory )in five places and the one at Jaipur is the largest one | Road map of Jantar Mantar, Jaipur”