Tuesday, 5 February 2013


By raj thakkar  |  10:05 19 comments

    India is a country which is known for it's culture and historical importance.
In today's article i am going to tell you about top five Historical places in india.
So that people can familiar with Indian history and it's culture

1. The Taj Mahal

taj mahal


Construction of Taj mahal was started in 1632 and completed in 1653.So it took 21 years for construction.Shan jhan was son of mughal emperor Jahangir He married with mumtaz in 1612.But in 1631 His wife was died During give a birth to her 14 child.Shan jhan make a tribute to Mumtaz mahal Which is known as The great Taj mahal.So shan jhan make a Taj mahal in memory of Mumtaz.After construction of it Shan jhan cut the hands of the workers who built a Taj mahal because that type of mahal can not built again.CLICK HERE FOR READ MORE

2. Hampi



Hampi is a village that was last capital of vijaynagar and also It is known as greatest Hindu kingdom in india. It has some  ruins, intriguingly intermingled with large boulders that rear up all over the landscape.The ruins, which date back to the 14th century, stretch for just over 27 kilometers and comprise more than 450 monuments. The most striking monument is the Vittala Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu. Its main hall has 56 pillars that make musical sounds when struck.CLICK HERE FOR READ MORE

3. Khajuraho Temples

khajuraho temple


Khajuraho Temples are one of the  best temples among the most beautiful medieval monuments in the country. These temples were built by the Chandella ruler. It was the golden period of Chandella rulers. It is presumed that it was every Chandella ruler has built at least one temple in his lifetime. So all Khajuraho Temples are not constructed by any single Chandella ruler but Temple building was a tradition of Chandella rulers and followed by almost all rulers of Chandella dynasty. CLICK HERE FOR READ MORE

4. Ajanta and Ellora Caves

ajanta ellora caves


Astonishingly carved into hillside rock in the middle of nowhere are the Ajanta and Ellora caves. There are 34 caves at Ellora dating from between the 6th and 11th centuries AD, and 29 caves at Ajanta dating back to between the 2nd century BC and 6th century AD. While the Ajanta caves are rich in paintings and sculpture, the Ellora caves are renowned for their extraordinary architecture. The most incredible thing about these caves is that they were crafted by hand, with only a hammer and chisel.

5. Fatehpur Sikri

fatehpur sikri


First start with name of this city "fatehpur sikri".Are you know why this city has name fatehpur sikri?There is a small story behind this name this city was known as sikrigrah and built by Maharaja sangram singh who is the last emperor of Rajput Raja.Akbar attacks at this city many times but when he attacks at seventh time Rajput left the city Sikrigrah and because of these sikrigrah was named fatehpur sikri(victory on sikri).CLICK HERE FOR READ MORE

Author: raj thakkar

Raj Thakkar is a Blogger (By Choice) from Bhuj.He has completed his B.Tech. CE from Ganpat University.


  1. nice information keep writing for more information about kerala tourist places please visit Kerala holiday packages

  2. Yes these are really popular and famous tourist attraction spots in India. I am agree with you. But I haven't visited some places from your list. Hope I will visit early. I have given useful information from your post. Thanks to shared with us!

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  3. India historical tales are famous across the globe. Many kings from different region had ruled over India and a result they have build many great building in their regime. I will appreciate Raj Thakkar for writing this wonderful post and sharing among us.

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  4. This all are the well reknowed places of India, the request is just that show or upgrade some such kind of places which keeps same importance for indian history but not too popular,so that such places also can have the importance and people will love too to visit there....thanks

  5. Try to give information that at which historical places of India do having some kind of free facilities for the peoples,because lot of people like to visit the well known places,but due to lack of information and the insufficient helps they find unable to reach there.So its an unselfish request to provide not only the monuments and structure,but to upgrade such information also that what kind of facilities do local government ao charitable trusts do have arranged for the people in which ever that particular historical place has been situated.....thanks

    1. Hello Manish, Thanks for your feedback. I will also deliver the information about you have mentioned.

  6. You have mentioned the top places to visit in India. I have visit to three places The Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri and Hampi. These are really interesting places to visit. Please share some romantic places to visit in India.

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  7. This kind of Awesome territory will be combined with different outstanding items that will help make the trip unforgettable. India is just about the nearly all would-be areas for travel and leisure on the planet. There are so many tour operators which offering Best holiday packages in India.

  8. HI Raj...

    Nice post. But please do a correct Mumtaz Mahal Died in 1631. Your spelling mistake. please do a correct. Nice Post!!!

    1. Hello Paras, Thanks for your feedback,

  9. Its really nice blog, Thanks for sharing this blog..

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  10. here mistake in numeric like mumtaj dead year 1631 not 1931

    1. Hello Avinash, Thanks for feedback, I have corrected it to 1631.

  11. Indeed these places are a must watch :)

  12. Your blog is very nice. and it's very informative.thanks for posting this detail here

  13. it's very useful for students to do their projects....!!!!

  14. Great Article Indeed. Writer covered the historical places in great detail.
    - Divyaraj Jhala


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