Ajanta Caves Aurangabad, Maharas Elephanta Caves Island near Mumbai Ellora Caves Aurangabad, Maharas Jalianwala Bagh Amritsar, Punjab
Nalanda Near Patna, Bihar
Sanchi Near Bhopal
Memorials and Monuments
Akbar ’s Tomb Sikandra, Near Agra
Anand Bhawan Allahabad
Bibi-ka-Maqbara Aurangabad, Maharashtra
Gandhi Sadan in 1948 New Delhi
Jamia Milia Delhi
Kranti Maidan Mumbai
Rajghat New Delhi Shakti Sthal New Delhi Shantivan New Delhi Teenmurti House New Delhi
Tomb of Ahmed Shah Ahmedabad, Gujarat
Tomb of Sher Shah Suri Sasaram, Bihar
Vijay Ghat New Delhi
Important Temples and Mosques
Ahmed Shah ’s Mosque Ahmedabad
Bodh Gaya temple Bodh Gaya, Bihar
Bhubaneswar Temples Bhubaneswar, Orissa
Dilwara Temple Mt. Abu, Rajasthan
Originally Buddhist monasteries having unique architecture, sculpture and painting.
Consisting of seven caves famous for the Trimurti and other sculptures
Ancient cave temples especially famous for ‘Temple of Kailash’
Famous for indiscriminate firing by GenO' Dyer on April 13, 1919 on Congress meet- ing demanding independence..
Archaeological excavations revealed existence of Indus Valley civilisation
Ruins of an cient Buddhist University founded by Kumaragupta in 427 AD
Ancient Buddhist monastery famous for ‘Great Stupa’
Famous for Stupas where Buddha preached his first sermon
Famous for its carvings and ar chitecture of Hindu and Mughal art.
Ancestral h ouse of the Nehru family which Mrs. Indira Gandhi gifted for conversion into a national memorial.
Mausoleum built by Aurangazeb in 1660
AD in memory of his wife Rabia Durrani.
Birla House where Mahatma Gandhi was assas- sinated
Muslim University founded by Dr Zakir Hussain
Historical venue where Gandhiji gave Quit In-
dia call in 1942.
Samadhi of Mahatma Gandhi on th e banks of the Yamuna.
Situated on the banks of Yamuna where Mrs. Indira Gandhi was cremated
Near Rajghat where Pt Jawaharlal Nehru was cre-
Residence of the first Prime Minister of India, Pt
Jawaharlal Nehru. Now converted into a national
Domed structure famous for paving of multicol- oured marble.
Samadhi of Lal Bahadur Shastri on the bank of the Yamuna.
Built in 1414 AD, its pillars have Hindu emblems.
60 m high temple built by Ashoka, the Great.
Site where Buddha attained enlightenment. Stone temples
Jain temple lavishly decorated with carvings.