Geetai Mandir is a Hindu shrine situated in Gopuri area of Wardha, Maharashtra. Geetai Mandir is a Hindu shrine situated in Gopuri area of Wardha, Maharashtra. The greatest significance of the shrine is that it is the mandir where Vinoba Bhave translated The Bhagwat Gita in the book ‘Gitai’.
The Gitai Mandir is a beautiful temple located in the village of Gopuri, near Vishwa Shanti Stupa. An extremely renowned attraction in the city of Wardha, it was inaugurated in 1980 by Acharya Vinoba Bhave. The temple has been built using stones and is unique in its architecture.
Almost 76 years back on 30th December 1938, Gandhiji inaugurated the Udyog Bhawan, the Museum of Rural Technology which was called Magan Sangrahalaya. This Sangrahalya stands on 2.3 acres of land in a building of 10,000 Sq.Ft. floor area and has two wings─ one of Khadi and second of Village Industries.
Raj Ghat is a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi. Originally it was the name of a historic ghat of Old Delhi (Shahjahanabad) on the banks of Yamuna river. Close to it, and east of Daryaganj was Raj Ghat Gate of the walled city, opening at Raj Ghat on Yamuna River.
It was finally brought to its present new and permanent home, most appropriately built opposite the SAMADHI of Mahatma Gandhi – free India’s most revered place of pilgrimage-at Rajghat, New Delhi, in 1959. The imposing two storey Museum was formally inaugurated by Dr. Rajendra Prasad, the President of India, on January 30, 1961.
Wardha IT park of C. Dass group is under construction at the IT park in the city. It is the second in the Vidarbha region after Nagpur. It is located at MIDC area on the Wardha-Sevagram road. Education. The Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences is the major medical college in the city.
The Rani of Jhansi, or Lakshmi Bai died at the age of 30, brutally murdered by the British on 18th of June 1858. She was the Maratha queen of the princely state of Jhansi, which was ruled by the Marathas. This state was situated in the north-central part of India. Although she was born to a Maharashtrian Brahmin family, she was adopted by the Peshwas.