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Siyot Caves Kutch History, Timings, How To Reach, Best Time To Visit
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Siyot Caves Kutch History, Timings, How To Reach, Best Time To Visit

The Siyot Caves, frequently referred to as the Kateshwar Buddhist Caves, are situated in Gujarat, India's Kutch area. They are a historically significant archeological site, dating to the first millennium AD. In addition to their historical significance, the caverns are significant because they were once a hub for Buddhist spirituality and education. About Siyot Caves Kutch Siyot caves are among the oldest in India. These are five rock-cut caves. The major caves feature an east-facing sanctuary ambulatory and a space divide that evokes a Shiva temple. Siyot caves are Buddhist caves. This can be determined based on the Brahmi inscription. The remaining caves are basic single cells, most likely part of eight Buddhist caves near the mouth of the Indus River, as described by Xuanzan...
Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram Dharampur Timings, How To Reach, Architecture
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Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram Dharampur Timings, How To Reach, Architecture

"A temple is God's home, the center of spirituality, the center of religion, and a site of public devotion. We feel refreshed and energized by its miraculous magnetic field. It is the charged vibrations that provide us peace and calm. A temple encourages us to live morally upright lives and to follow spiritual, religious, and moral principles at all times. It promotes compassion and love for all people. About Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram Our founder, Pujya Gurudevshri Rakeshji, envisioned the Ashram as a verdant 223-acre expanse that serves as a spiritual haven for seekers of all ages, interests, and faiths. Every spiritual activity at Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram, Dharampur, whether it be text study or discourse listening, yoga or meditation, connecting through devotional bhajans or perf...
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Nadabet Seema Darshan Timing, Ticket Price, Accommodation, Online Ticket Booking

Nadabet Border Seema Darshan Nadabet Indo-Pak Border is the only Border Tourism place in India after the Wagah border in Punjab. Gujarat, on the other hand, now has its own border tourism destination with history and adventure. We are here to help you with organizing a vacation to Nada Bet in Banaskatha, Gujarat. How to Get to Nadabet, Places to Visit Near Nadabet, Nadabet Seema Darshan Online Booking, Ticket Price, and a Brief Overview of Nadabet. Nadabet Seema Darshan Entry Gate The Nadabet Gate is a lovely entrance that welcomes you into a wonderful world. This is where your journey starts. This majestic structure not only welcomes you but also prepared you for the amazing activities that await you. As you travel through this historic site, you will realize how signific...
Dholavira History, Architecture, Timings, Entry Fee
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Dholavira History, Architecture, Timings, Entry Fee

Dholavira is an archaeological site in the western Indian state of Gujarat that is located near Khadirbet in the Bhachau Taluka of the Kutch District. It gets its name from a modern village that is located 1 kilometer south of it. About Dholavira It is also known as Kotada (large fort) and extends over 100 hectares of semi-arid land in the northwest corner of the island of Khadir. It is one of India's largest Harappan cities and the subcontinent's fifth largest. The journey to Dholavira is breathtaking, taking you through the saline desert plains of the Great Rann, where you can see wildlife like chinkara gazelle, nilgai, flamingos, and other birdlife. Dholavira Timings Timing:- 06:00 AM to 08:00 PM. History of Dholavira The site was believed to hav...
Ghela Somnath Temple History, Timings, Contact Number
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Ghela Somnath Temple History, Timings, Contact Number

Ghela Somnath Temple is located in Jasdan taluka on the bank of the river Ghela. Today, this location is world famous because it is scenic, peaceful, and unforgettable, as well as historical. About Ghela Somnath Temple The Shivlinga of this Ghela Somnath temple is very huge, a mere sight of which destroys a thousand sins and fulfills every wish. There is also a belief in this temple that Aarti is performed in the morning and evening. But first, the Diwa of Meenal Devi is performed, followed by the aarti of Ghela Somnath Dada. Here in the temple, an unbroken flame of Dada has been burning for years. Gajanan Ganapati is seated outside the sanctum sanctorum of the temple along with Keshrinandan Hanumanji. A huge Dhaja of Ghela Somnath Dada is hoisted on the Shivalay of this temple, and...
Champaner – Pavagadh Archaeological Park Timings, History, Ticket Price
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Champaner – Pavagadh Archaeological Park Timings, History, Ticket Price

Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park, located in the historical city of Champaner, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is centered on Champaner. A significant ruler of the Chavda Dynasty, Vanraj Chavda in the 8th century founded the historical city. The Kalika Mata Temple on Pavagadh Hill is an important shrine that attracts a large number of pilgrims during the entire year. About Pavagadh Archaeological Park It is one of the famous places of heritage in Gujarat. Champaner - Pavagadh Archeological Park is a 1,329-hectare area that surrounds Champaner, a historic city. Champaner-Pavagadh is home to eleven different types of monuments, which are spread out over the fields of Champaner and the peaks of Pavagadh. The heart of the development inside the park includes Jami Masjid, ...
Prag Mahal Bhuj Timings, Ticket Price, History, Architecture, How To Reach
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Prag Mahal Bhuj Timings, Ticket Price, History, Architecture, How To Reach

Prag Mahal is one of India's masterpieces of architecture. It is located next to the famous Aina Mahal in the city's heart, making it simple to reach. About Prag Mahal Bhuj The second-tallest clock tower in the nation provides a great perspective from its summit.  A portion of the palace has been turned into a museum, displaying the royal king's family photos, archives, and antiques. The stately palace is surrounded by Corinthian pillars and has windows in the Gothic style. Bhuj Prag Mahal History Prag Mahal was named after the famous King Rao Pragmalji II. The building started in 1865 and was completed in 1879. Colonel Henry Saint Wilkins designed the magnificent Mahal in the Italian Gothic style and was established by Rao Pragmalji II. Many other Italian skilled workers con...
India’s First Solar Power Village Modhera Declare by PM Modi
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India’s First Solar Power Village Modhera Declare by PM Modi

PM Modi Declares India's First Solar power Village to Modhere. India is slowly moving towards clean energy. Modhera, which is famous for its Sun Temple, is set to be recognized as a solar-powered village. Modhera will be India’s first village to become a net renewable energy generator. About Modhera Solar Power Project The central and Gujarat government initiated the solarisation of Modhera Sun Temple and town to provide round-the-clock solar energy through a solar power project integrated with Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) at Sujjanpura in Mehsana, nearly 6 km away from the Sun Temple. Area of Modhera Solar Power Project The Gujarat government had allotted 12 hectares of land for the development of this project. Solar Project Area Cost of Modhera Solar Pow...
Makarpura Palace Vadodara Timings, History, Architecture, How To Reach
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Makarpura Palace Vadodara Timings, History, Architecture, How To Reach

Makarpura Palace was a Gaekwad royal palace in the city of Vadodara, built-in 1870 by Maharaja Khende Rao in the Italian style. Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III expanded and renovated it. At that time The Royal Family used it as a summer residence and hunting resort. The palace is now a training facility for the Indian Air Force. Because of security concerns, it is presently used as No. 17 Tetra School, a training facility for the Indian Air Force. Civilians are not permitted for security reasons. Makarpura Palace Vadodara History Maharaja Khende Rao constructed it in 1870. Malhar Rao Gaekwad, brother of Khanderao II Gaekwad and ruler of Baroda from 1970 to 1975, is said to have destroyed a portion of this palace. Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad III expanded and renovated it. For many year...
Famous Shiva Temples You Must Visit In Gujarat
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Famous Shiva Temples You Must Visit In Gujarat

Shravan month will begin this year, and Lord Shiva devotees have started to prepare for this holy month. Lord Shiva devotees fast every Monday of "Shravan Mahina." In Hinduism, Lord Mahadev is also known as "bholenath," "Shankar," or "the destroyer." Chant "Har Har Mahadev" and learn about the top eight Shiva temples in Gujarat to visit this Shravan Month. Famous Shiva Temples In Gujarat Some of the most well-known temples in Gujarat are the Somnath temple, Dakor temple, Galteshwar Mahadev temple, Nageshwar jyotirlinga, and Gujarat jyotirlingas. It is believed that Lord Shiva devotees have happy and blissful married lives and that his worshippers adore him for great boons. Lord Shiva is worshipped in various forms throughout India, so there are numerous temples dedicated to...