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About 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 who…

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 Qutub Minar

With a diameter of 14.32 meters at the base, 2.75 meters at the top and a height of 72.5 meters, Qutub Minar is the tallest tower in India. It is composed of red and buff sandstone and was…