The Bantony estate is a heritage site built during the British era and is located on Bantony Hill in the city of Shimla. The estate consists of the Bantony Castle and the Bantony Cottage. The estate now comes under the Heritage Zone of Shimla and is included in the Shimla Heritage walk for tourists.
Christ Church, Shimla, is the second oldest church in North India, after St John's Church in Meerut. It is a parish in the Diocese of Amritsar in the Church of North India. Its current incumbent is The Rev. Sohan Lal, whose ecclesiastical designation is presbyter-in-charge.
SHIMLA: Religiosity in India is scaling new heights. Just on the outskirts of this erstwhile summer capital of the British raj, a giant 108 feet high idol of Hanuman (the Monkey God) was unveiled at Jakhoo Hanuman temple, overlooking the entire city.
Hawa Ghar in Shimla Located at Lakkar Bazaar at the ridge of Shimla, Hawa Ghar, which is an open place at an elevation for having great sightseeing, is a very fascinating place for taking the fine glimpse of natural charm through here.
Jakhoo Temple is an ancient temple in Shimla, dedicated to Hindu deity, Hanuman. It is situated on Jakhoo Hill, 2.5 km /1.3 miles east from the Ridge, Shimla at a height of 2,455 m (8,000 feet) above sea level. Shimla's highest peak offers a panoramic view of the Shivalik Ranges and the town of Sanjauli.
About Kali Bari Temple Shimla. Kali Bari Temple Shimla is a remarkable spot of attraction for the visitors to the city of Shimla as well as its general population. As the name is suggesting the Kali Bari Temple Shimla is devoted to Goddess mother kali, whose another name is “Goddess Shyamala”.
The temple of Devi Vajreshwari was one of the oldest and wealthiest in northern India. It was destroyed, together with the fort and the town, by 1905 Kangra earthquake on 4 April 1905, when 1339 lives were lost in this place alone, and about 20,000 elsewhere.
Mall Road, Shimla Overview. The Mall Road in Shimla, located in the heart of the town, is the main street that is lined up with a myriad of restaurants, clubs, banks, shops, post offices and tourist offices. At the same time, the place boasts of the other exciting attractions that it houses, such as the Scandal Point and Kali Bari Temple.
Dr. Kirpa Ram was elected as the first president and with him prominent members of the biradari formed the first managing committee. As per the Will of Shri Dittoo Mall, Sood Sabha, Shimla took over the property of Ram Mandir, which included both the temple and shops that were in a rundown condition.
The Rashtrapati Niwas, also known as Viceregal Lodge, is located on the Observatory Hills of Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India. It was formerly the residence of the British Viceroy of India. It houses some of the most ancient articles and photographs going back to the times of the British rule in India.
But exactly why Shimla's 'Scandal Point' has been named so is still a tantalizing mystery. It is a famous address in a famous city and among the must visit spots for tourists. But exactly why Shimla's 'Scandal Point' has been named so is still a tantalizing mystery.
The State Museum Shimla was opened on January 26, 1974 to collect and preserve the ancient artistic, historical, archaeological and ethnological human works in order that the future generation may have access to the cultural treasure it has inherited from the past.
Tara devi temple is situated at awesome location. The views are great specially from Dhudadhari Mata temple. The road to temple is steep climb and only local drives should drive here. Then view of Shimla city from here is unmatched to any other location. Definitely worth the visit. Also you take back blessing from the Tara mata.