HISTORICAL HERITAGES OF INDIA
India is a country enriched with a lots of historical heritages. From Taj Mahal in north, Gate Way Of India in west, Khajurahu in centre, Nalanda in east and Charminar in south , India is decorated with these gifts of glorious Indian history.
Let us move to north region of India . Taj Mahal in Agra is the famous tourist destination of this region, it is one of the seven wonders of world, foreign tourists are keenly attracted towards this monument. Fort of Fatehpur sikri is another tourist attraction near to Taj Mahal. Buland Darwaja in this range is the biggest gate of the world. Lucknow, Mathura, Ayudhya, Varanasi, Allahabad and Hastinapur are other famous places of state of Uttar Pradesh related to Indian history.
Capital of India ‘Delhi’ is must visit site of tourists. It has monuments from the age of Krishna to British rule in india. Delhi was capital of ten dynasties. Forts, tombs and other monuments of these dynasties have became a prominent heritages of historic city of Delhi. Red fort ,Jama Masjid, Qutub minar, Purana Quila ,Humayun tomb and Jantar Mantar are some of these monuments ,and they have been encountring as pride of this beautiful city.
State of Punjab also witness the glory of our India. As a Sikh dominant state, Punjab has a number of monuments of Sikh history. Golden temple of Amritsar is a prominent heritage of Sikh community. Jaliawala Bagh in this city, justify the freedom struggle of India. In the adjacent state of Haryana ,Kurukshetra witnessed the battle of Mahabharata. Panipat also signify battles of Mughal age.
Vaishno Devi temple and Amarnath cave of Jammu’n’Kashmir state , Kedarnath- Badrinath Dham ,Har Ki Paudi in Haridwar of Uttrakhand state and temples dedicated to Brijeshwari Devi, Chamunda Devi, Chintpurni Devi, Jwala Devi and Naina Devi in Himachal Pradesh have major importance in Hindu mythology.
Moving in west direction we will reach to soil of Rajputana courage and wisdom “Rajasthan “. Hawa mahal ,Jal mahal, city palace, Amber fort in Jaipur ,Umaid bhavan palace and fort of Jodhabai in Jodhpur, Pushkar and Ajmer sarif dargah of Ajmer and other monuments of Udaipur ,Jaisalmer and Mewar are prominent tourist places of this state. Culture of Rajasthan itself a big heritage for us.
Forts of Gwaliar and Sanchi Stup dedicated to Gautam Buddha are extreme pride of Madhya Pradesh. Bodhgaya, Nalanda and forts/palaces of Patna are major attractions of tourism in state of Bihar. Listed as UNESCO world heritage site Khajuraho Group of monuments in state of Chattisgarh is unmemorable part of India visit. Gate Way of India in Mumbai has a special appearance as a heritage of India. Somnath temple of Gujarat signify the golden era of Indian history.Moving towards south India we reach out to Andhra Pradesh. Charminar in Hyderabad and second richest temple of India Tirupati Balaji are must visit site of this state. Meenakshi Amman temple of Madurai, Rameshwaram temple in Rameshwaram islands and Vivekananda smaraka in Kanyakumari are extreme part of tourism in Tamilnadu state. Recently researched Padamnath temple of Kerala state is richest of all temples in India.