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History of St. George Fort

Built in the year 1644 in Chennai, in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, the monument was formerly known as White Town. However, over the years it got its new name on its own accord after St.…

History of Sati Burj

Located in one of the most famous pilgrimage destinations of India, Mathura, which is also said to be the birth place of Lord Krishna, the Sati Burj is a beautiful tower located in the…

History of Shalimar Garden

Situated near the far end of the famous Dal Lake, the Shalimar Garden, popularly known as Shalimar Bagh is located in the beautiful city of Srinagar. The name when translated into English…

History of Sher Shah’s Tomb

Located in a town called Sasaram, in the Indian state of Bihar.  Sher Shah’s tomb, as the name suggests, is a tomb constructed in memory of Sher Shah Suri, a pathan from the city of Bihar…

History of Shish Mahal

Built by Mughar Emperor Shah Jahan between the years 1631-1640, the Shish Mahal, which means “palace of glass” in English, is situated in the Agra Fort, in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.…

History of Santiniketan

Situated close to Bolpur, in the Birbhum district of the state of West Bengal, Santiniketan was established by renowned poet, writer and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore. His effort,…

About Sabarmati Ashram

Located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, the Sabarmati Ashram, is situated on the banks of River Sabarmati. Built in the year 1917, the ashram is a significant place in the history of India. It was…

History of Safdarjung Tomb

A marble mausoleum and sandstone situated in the capital of India, Delhi, Safdurjung’s tomb was built in the year 1754 in late Mughal architecture style to pay tribute to the statesman…