Friday, 6 October 2017

KUTCH RANN UTSAV 2017 - 18 Schedule

               Rann utsav is a unique festival of kutch. As we all  know that kutch is one of the best tourism place as well as great historical place of India. Ranotsav is organized by Gujarat tourism at every year in dhordo white desert which also known as a tented village. Dates of rann utsav 2017 - 18 are declared. I am sure after reading this article you will definitely think about to visit kutch rann utsav.

rann utsav


               Let me first tell you that this year kutch rann utsav will start from 1st November 2017 and it ends on 20th February 2018. Kutch will become very colorful during this grand festival. Dhordo is the last village of India. After dhordo white desert is started. Do you know why this festival is called as "rann utsav" ? this festival is celebrated in white desert of kutch and because of this it is known as "rann utsav".

tents of rann utsav
tents of rann utsav

               Opening of rann utsav 2017 - 18 will be done by the chief minister of Gujarat. During this festival people have amazing opportunity for visit the kutch and look at glance the actual beauty of kutch. In kutch rann utsav 2017 too many activities will be organized. If you are interested to visit kutch rann utsav 2017 then i suggest you to book ticket for rann utsav 2017 before 2 months ago. You can also book tents for rann utsav 2017 online from official site www.rannutsav.com
cultural activity in rann utsav
cultural activity in rann utsav


                 So friends don't miss this awesome festival of kutch. People says that kutch nahi dekha to kuch nahi dekha. Rann utsav and other beauties of kutch proves the statement "kutch nahi dekha to kuch nahi dekha".

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Tuesday, 11 October 2016

Mysore Palace in karnataka

Mysore Palace is a historical place in city of Mysore, Karnataka. It is one of the famous historical Places of India. Wodeyars were the ruler of Mysore and The palace of Mysore was their official residence and seat. Palace has two Darbar halls and it includes gardens, buildings and  a fascinating and gigantic array of courtyards. Mysore Palace is located in the central region of inner Mysore. 

Mysore palace
Mysore is also known as city of palaces. It has 7 Palaces including this palace but This palace is the most beautiful and most visited tourist attraction among all palaces. If we talk about tourist attractions of India then after taj mahal Mysore Palace is the 2nd Most visited tourist attraction. It derives more then 6 million visitors annually.

Mysore palace Evening
in the 14th century, King Yaduraya first built a palace inside the Old Fort in Mysore. After that it was renovated by the Maharaja Rajarshi His Highness Krishnarajendra Wadiyar IV. Lord Henry Irwin was the architect who has renovated this palace from old palace. Construction of Palace was started in 1897 and completed in 1912. Its a three story stone architecture.

I hope above article of Mysore palace is helpful to all of you. If you have more information about this palace then must share it in comments. Also if you visit south india then must plan to visit this palace once in your life. Have a nice day.

Saturday, 13 February 2016

Ellora caves in maharashtra

 Ellora is an archaeological site which is located at 30 km away from Aurangabad city in Maharashtra State. We know that everyone has heard about ellora caves and some of you have already visited this site. But here in this article you may get the information about ellora caves which you didn't know. we will deliver the brief history and little information about ellora caves which can be helpful to you if you visit ellora caves in future.
Ellora Caves Front View

 Brief history of ellora caves
  Ellora is known for Hindu, Jain and Buddhist temples which were built during 6th and 9th century in the rule of  Rashtrakuta, Chalukya, and Kalachuri. Ellora caves site is included in world heritage site. This caves are built in the vertical face of charanandri hills. Carving work of ellora was begun in 550 AD.
The Hindu Caves: It was constructed in the beginning of 7th century which represent different style of carving and creation version. because of few complexities it requires few generations of planning and coordination to complete the construction of Hindu caves.

The Buddhist Caves: The buddhist caves was structured earliest but created in between of 5th and 7th century. These caves consist multi - story buildings carved in the mountain face which includes kitchens, living quarters and sleeping quarters.

The Jain Caves: They are large as much the hindu caves and buddhist caves but the represent the detailed art work. Jain Caves represent specific dimensions jain philosophy and tradition. 
Carving Of Ellora Caves

  Ellora is famous because of its carving in different styles. there are total 34 caves which includes 17 Hindu caves 12 Buddhist caves and 5 jain caves. when you reach at ellora caves you need to take a ticket which costs rs. 10 per person, to see the ellora caves. You can take auto to reach at the caves which are locate at the top of hills. So friends, above is the information about ellora caves. we hope that this article is helpful to you. If you have visited this place then share your reviews with us in comment box. Have a nice day. 
 

Friday, 1 January 2016

Ardh Kumbh Mela at Haridwar 2016

Kumbh mela is a grand festival of Hindu religion's people. According to our survey it is a largest religious gathering in the world. From all over the world Hindu pilgrims come and take holy bath in Ganga river on special dates. Kumbh mela festival is celebrated at total 4 places of India which are Haridwar, Ujjain, Allahabad and Nashik. at each place kumbh mela is celebrated once in 12 years and ardh kumbh mela is celebrated once in six years. when sun enters in the zodiac sign aries and jupiter enters in the zodiac sign aquarious, Kumbh mela festival is celebrated. This year in 2016 kumbh mela will be celebrated at Ujjain. But Ardh kumbh will be celebrated at Haridwar. 

Ardh Kumh mela at Haridwar dates


Date Tithi(Festival)
14th February 2016 Makar Sakranti
12th February 2016 Vasant Panchami
22nd February 2016 Magh Purnima
07th March 2016 Mahashivratri
07th April 2016 Chaitra Amavasya
08th April 2016 Chaitra Shukla Pratipada
14th April 2016 Mesha Sankranti
15th April 2016 Ram Navami
22nd April 2016 Chaitra shukla Purnima

Ardh Kumbh Mela Haridwar

Above are the special dates of Ardh Kumbh mela 2016 which will be celebrated at Haridwar. So plan your trip to Haridwar near these dates and attend Kumbh Mela of Haridwar. I hope above information is helpful to all of you. Have a nice day.

Tuesday, 8 September 2015

Jahaz Mahal(Ship Palace) in Mandu, Madhya Pradesh

Jahaz Mahal | Ship Palace
Jahaz Mahal is located at Mandu, Madhya Pradesh. It is one of the best monumental buildings in Mandu. It is a must see place for tourists who wants to do sightseeing in Mandu. Jahaz Mahal is surrounded by two artificial  lakes named Munj Talao and Kapur talao. Because of surrounding pond water it looks like a floating structure under water and hence this place is named as Jahaz Mahal. In English it is also named as Ship Palace. Ship means Jahaz and Palace means Mahal. 
Jahaz Mahal in Mandu

Jahaz Mahal has double storeyed building which is situated on a narrow strip of land. It is 115 meters in length and 15 meters in width. Mandu Sultan Ghiyas-ud-din Khilji has built this Palace in mid of 15th century for accommodation of women. Jahaz Mahal is a very good example of creative designs. All the windows and Passages are designed with arches in different designs. 

How to reach Jahaz mahal?

By Air: To reach Jahaz mahal by air, Indore Airport is the nearest airport. It is the best option if you want to reach by air because Indore is well connected with other cities of India. From airport you can take a taxi to reach mandu.

By Train: Indore Junction is the best option to reach jahaz mahal by train because Indore junction is the nearest junction from Jahaz mahal. From Indore railway station you can take a taxi to reach Mandu.

By Road: Mandu is well connected by road from all the cities of India. You can directly reach Mandu via Road from any place in India.

So friends above is all the information about Jahaz Mahal which is also known as Ship Palace. I hope this information is helpful to all of you. If you have already visited this place then must share your reviews in comment box. Have a nice day.


Monday, 7 September 2015

Bibi ka maqbara in Aurangabad

Bibi ka maqbara is located at Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India. It is one of the Historical Places of India. In 1678, Azam Shah who was son of Aurangzeb had built this historical building in memory of his mother Dilras Banu Begum. If we talk about architecture then it is very similar to one of the 7 wonders of the World The Taj Mahal. Very often Bibi Ka Maqbara is compared with Taj Mahal and hence it is also named as Dakkhani Taj(Taj of Deccan). 

Bibi ka Maqbara
Persian who was also called Ustad - Ata - Ullah was a chief architecture of This Bibi Ka Maqbara building. He has tried to reproduce The Taj Mahal but somehow we can not see the beauty which we can see in the Taj Mahal. Overall it looks like a Taj Mahal but when we compare both monuments then we can see that Bibi ka Maqbara is a poor imitation of Taj Mahal.

Opening Hours of Bibi ka Maqbara

-This place opens everyday for 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Entry Fees for Bibi ka Maqbara

-For domestic adults it charges Rs. 5 per person.
-For foreigners it charges Rs. 100 per person.
-It is a basic charge which you must give and you may charge extra for camera or any other things.

Sanctum with the tomb of Dilras Banu Begum
Maharashtra Tourist Development Corporation(MTDC) organizes a fair in every October as  Bibi ka Maqbara festival. You can easily reach to Aurangabad by road, Air or train. For accommodation, there are many hotels available in Aurangabad. So friends above is the information about Bibi ka Maqbara. I hope this information is helpful to all of you. If you go to aurangabad then must take a visit to Bibi Ka Maqbara. if anyone has already visited this place then please share your reviews about this Bibi ka Maqbara in comment box which will help to other readers. Have a nice day.
 

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