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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...
Dwarkadhish Temple History, Timings, Entry Fee, How To Reach
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Dwarkadhish Temple History, Timings, Entry Fee, How To Reach

Dwarkadhish Temple is located in Dwarka, Gujarat, and is one of the Char Dham pilgrimages. Dwarka is located in Saurashtra, on the banks of the Gomti River. It is thought to have been Lord Krishna's capital in the past. Except for the Temples, the city was eventually submerged under the sea. About Dwarkadhish Temple The Dwarkadhish Temple, also known as the Jagat Mandir, is a Hindu temple devoted to Krishna, who is known as Dwarkadhish, or 'King of Dwarka,'. The temple is located in Dwarka, Gujarat, India, which is one of the Char Dham pilgrimage circuit's attractions. Dwarkadhish Temple History It is said to have been built above Hari-Griha by Vajranabha (Krishna's grandson), according to legend. As a result, the Dwarkadhish temple is dedicated to Lord Krishna, the Lord...
Nadabet Border Tourism on the theme of BSF Border Vist Ticket Price
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Nadabet Border Tourism on the theme of BSF Border Vist Ticket Price

Amit Shah today inaugurated a T-junction constructed at a cost of Rs 125 crore in Nadabet. Border Visit Time at Nadabet Nadabet boundary will take 6 to 8 hourspay 100Do not take your vehicle to the Zero line border Special Buss for Border Visit at Nadabet 10 Special Buses Departed At Zeroline Border To Carry Tourists, Separate Road To Nadeshwari Temple. Bus Ticket Small Children Price Rs 50. Adult Bus Ticket Price Rs 100. Accommodation facilities at Nadabet Nadeshwari temple to accommodate the pilgrims. The Retreat Ceremony and Adventure Park Ticket Price at Nadabet There can be 300 to 350 different costs The tourist has to pay a charge to enjoy this … fun Rocket injectorHigh and low ropecourseFree fallRock climbingRe-playingGiant SwingHuman bungee sl...
Dwarkadhish Temple Timings, History, Live Darshan, How To Reach
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Dwarkadhish Temple Timings, History, Live Darshan, How To Reach

Dwarkadhish Temple is considered one of the Char Dham sacred pilgrimage sites among Hindus after Rameshwaram, Badrinath, and Puri. About Dwarkadhish Temple Dwarkadhish Temple also known as the Jagat Mandir, is a Chalukya styled architecture, dedicated to Lord Krishna. The town of Dwarka has its history dated back to the Kingdom of Dwaraka in Mahabharata. This was after the visit of Adi Shankaracharya, the 8th-century theologian, and philosopher who established the Sharda Peeth at this place. The Dwarkadhish temple is the 108th Divya Desam of Shri Vishnu in the world which is glorified in the Divya Prabhanda texts. Dwarkadhish Temple History Dwarkadhish Temple also known as Jagat Mandir is located at the meeting place of Holy River Gomati and the Arabian Sea at Dwark...
Barton Library, Bhavnagar- Saurashtra’s No 1 Library
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Barton Library, Bhavnagar- Saurashtra’s No 1 Library

The Barton Library is one of the oldest institutional libraries in the "Saurashtra region". About Barton Library The oldest library of Bhavnagar, Barton library was founded during the 19th century. The library is a depiction of the chronological and cultural importance of Gujarat and Bhavnagar. Placed in the heart of the city, it is a must-visit tourist place in Bhavnagar city for all age groups. The library has been named after, the chief British representative, Colonel Barton, and consists of manuscripts that are written in different languages. It is believed that the library was often visited by Mahatma Gandhi for readings. Due to the same reason, Barton library is a favorite haunt for historians. The library was won the Best Librarian award for offering services to th...