Maharaja Duleep Singh, GCSI (6 September 1838 – 22 October 1893), also known as Dalip Singh and later in life nicknamed the Black Prince of Perthshire, was the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire. He was Maharaja Ranjit Singh's youngest son, the only child of Maharani Jind Kaur.
Bijawar is a nagar panchayat city in Chhatarpur district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Bijawar Taluk, and was formerly the capital of a princely state of British India of the same name.The people of Bijawar are demanding the district status from their state government.
The Chaturbhuj temple has tall spires in the shape of pine cones built atop a high platform of 4.5 metres (15 ft) height. The overall height of the temple is 105 metres (344 ft) high and its layout is compared to that of a Basilica and planned to resemble the four arms of Vishnu for whom it was built.
Chhatarpur Temple (Officially: Shri Aadya Katyayani Shakti Peetham) is located in a down town area in south of Delhi - Chhatarpur. This temple is dedicated to Goddess, Katyayani. It is located at Chhatarpur, on the southwestern outskirts of the city of Delhi and is just 4 km (2.5 mi) from Qutub Minar, off Mehrauli-Gurgaon road.
The temple is located in the eastern area of Khajuraho. It is near to and visible from Vamana Temple, and at a distance of about 200 meters (south) from it. Architecture. It has well-proportioned architecture, with a sanctum, vestibule, mandapa and portico, but without pradakshinapatha.
The Kandariya Mahadeva Temple, meaning "the Great God of the Cave", is the largest and most ornate Hindu temple in the medieval temple group found at Khajuraho in Madhya Pradesh, India. It is considered one of the best examples of temples preserved from the medieval period in India.
Khajuraho Dance Festival, organised by the Madhya Pradesh Kala Parishad, is a one-week festival of classical dances held annually against the spectacular backdrop of the magnificently lit Khajuraho temples in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh state in central India. The festival is conducted in February from the 20th to the 26th.
The nearest station to District Chhatarpur is Khajuraho. Some other popular localities near this place are District Chhatarpur and Western Group Of Temples. Due to its charming appeal, a high number of tourists visit District Chhatarpur. And, this is the reason that the area is brimmed with top-notch hotels.
I went to Maharaja Chhatrasal Museum. Maharaja Chhatrasal Museum is a museum located in an old palace at Dhubela, on the Chhatarpur-Nowgaon highway, in Chhatarpur District, Madhya Pradesh, India. The museum is housed in palace built by Maharaja Chhatrasal and has eight galleries.
The Matangeshvara temple (IAST: Matangeśvara Mandir) is a Shiva temple in the Khajuraho town of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is located among the Western group of temples. Among the Chandela-era monuments of Khajuraho, it is the only Hindu temple that is still actively used for worship.
The temple is located in the Western Group of Temple Complex Khajuraho. Inside the temple complex, it is located opposite to Vishvanath Temple. Khajuraho is a small village in Chhatarpur District of Madhya Pradesh, India. Architecture. The temple stands on a rectangular modest (chabutara).
Panna National Park is situated in the central state of Madhya Pradesh at a distance of around 57 km from the World Heritage Site' Khajuraho'. Spanning along the Panna and Chhatarpur districts in Madhya Pradesh, the park covers a total area of 543 km.
Shilpgram is a rural arts and crafts complex, situated 3 km (1.9 mi) west of the city of Udaipur, India. The center is spread over an undulating terrain of about 70 acres of land, surrounded by the Aravali mountains. Shilpgram is an ethnographic museum that depicts the lifestyles of the folk and tribal people of the region.
Shivsagar lake is the reservoir formed behind the Koyna Dam. It is a very big water-body surrounded by greenery, fields and forests. The lake also has basic boating facilities which one can enjoy. However do carry your own food and water as there are hardly...
The Vishvanatha Temple is a Hindu temple in Madhya Pradesh, India. It is located among the western group of Khajuraho Monuments, a UNESCO World Heritage site. The temple is dedicated to Shiva, who is also known as "Vishvanatha" (IAST: Viśvanātha), meaning "Lord of the Universe".
6.0Kshares Chhatarpur is one of the oldest cities of Madhya Pradesh, having been founded in 1785. It was named after Chhatrasal, a famous Rajput leader. There are many places that make Chhatarpur a wonderful destination, but here are the top 5 places that will make your visit to the city a fulfilling one. 1. The …
Western Group of Temples The Khajuraho Temples located in the Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh has a number of marvelous medieval Hindu temples. The sculptures and architecture of the temples are very well known and makes Khajuraho a popular tourist destination in India.