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Ajanta Ellora Caves

Ajanta Ellora Caves

Ajanta and Ellora Caves

Located near the city of Aurangabad in Maharashtra, the famous Ajanta and Ellora are cave shrines cut out of rock, by hand, and rank amongst some of the most outstanding specimens of ancient Ajanta CavesIndian architectural heritage. The 34 caves at Ellora and the 29 caves at Ajanta, Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on December 15, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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Bibi Ka Maqbara,Aurangabad

Bibi Ka Maqbara,Aurangabad

Bibi Ka Maqbara

is a magnificent mausoleum, situated at a distance of approximately 5 km from the Aurangabad city of MaharashtraIndia.It is affectionately called the ‘Taj of the Deccan’. Shahajahan built the great Taj Mahal and his grandson, Prince Ajam Shah, son of Aurangzeb, built Bibi ka Maqbara. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on June 7, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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Sri Sai Baba Temple, Shiridi

Sri Sai Baba Temple, Shiridi

The Shirdi Saibaba Temple,

located at Shirdi, Maharashtra, India attracts millions of devotees of all religions, castes and creed who come to pay homage to Shri Sai Baba. The temple is a beautiful shrine that was built over the Samadhi of Shri Sai Baba. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 27, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar

Mahabaleshwar is also known as the Queen of all Hill Stations. This hill station is situated at an altitude of 1,372m in the heart of Sahyadri Hills in Satara District  in the Indian state of Maharashtra.Its name is derived from a Lord Mahadev temple and three Sanskrit words, Maha (great), Bal (power) and Ishwar (God). Some people also relate the name with mythological past as the name ‘Mahabaleshwar’ means mighty God. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 25, 2012 in Maharashtra

 

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