Vivekananda Rock Memorial

Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Vivekananda Rock Memorial

Vivekananda Rock Memorial is the situated in Vavathurai district in the state of Kanyakumari, India and is the most popular tourist monument. The memorial stands on the one of two rocks located in the east off mainland of Vavathurai, the southern most tips of India. It was built in 1970 in honour of Swami Vivekananda who is said to have attained enlightenment on the rock. According to local legends, it was on this rock that Goddess Kumari performed austerity. A meditation hall (Dhyana Mandapam) is also attached to the memorial for visitors to meditate. Read more

Nameri National Park

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Nameri National Park

In the State of Assam, India there are many places to visit. There are many tourist spots like National parks, Temples etc. Nameri National Park is one of them. This national park is located in the Sonitpur District. Nameri  National Park shares its northern boundary with the Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary of Arunachal Pradesh. This area is crisscrossed by the river Jia-Bhoroli and its tributaries namely the Diji, Dinai, Doigurang, Nameri, Dikorai and Kharietc. This Park was declared as reserve forest in 1978.  It was set up as a Nameri Sanctuary on 18 September 1985. It covers an area of 200 square km. There are many attractions and activities in this park. Some activities are Nameri River Rafting and Nameri Wildlife Trekking. This park is very popular for its animals like Sambar, clouded leopard, gaur, tigers, Bengal fox, leopards and jungle cat etc. This place is preferred by Photo Fanatics, Nature Lovers, Fun Lovers etc. Tourist can spend 2-3 Hours in this place.

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Dampa Tiger Reserve

Dampa Tiger Reserve
Dampa Tiger Reserve

Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary or Dampa Tiger Reserve, the largest wildlife sanctuary, was notified in 1985 and declared a Tiger Reserve in 1994.

The Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary is located in the Kolasib district in the state of Mizoram. The sanctuary lies at a distance of about 130kms from Aizawl. The sanctuary covers a wide area of around 550 sq.kms, which is very rich in natural vegetation cover. The sanctuary is an ideal place for all those who want to enjoy the beauties of Mother Nature at its best. The place is quite hilly and is covered with thick forests. The sanctuary is full of hills, jungle streams, deep valleys, ripping rivulets, salt licks etc.

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Lumbini Park

Lumbini Park
Lumbini Park

In the Hyderabad, India there are many tourist places to visit. There are many places to visit like National Parks, Museum, Fort, Temples etc. Lumbini Park is one of them. Lumbini Park is  adjacent to Hussain Sagar. This park covers an area of 7.5 acres. This park was developed by the Hyderabad Urban Development Authority in the year of 1994. Lumbini Park has been named after birthplace of Lord Buddha. Lumbini park attracts many tourist. It is a best tourist place. This place is best for picnic Nature lovers, Photo Fanatics, Nature Lovers, Adventure Seekers etc. The Lumbini Park has become an ideal place of relaxation.

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Shamirpet Lake

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Shamirpet Lake

In the Hyderabad, India there are many tourist places to visit. Shamirpet Lake is one of them. It is an artificial lake or man made lake. This lake is located 24 km from Secunderabad. This lake was built during the Nizam region in the 19th century. Shamirpet Lake lake was dug more than 50 years ago by the Jagirdar of Shamirpet area to serve as the source of water in the near vicinity. Shamirpet Lake was then identified as the point of interest and Andhra Pradesh government took the charge of developing it. During winter, migratory birds set home at the lake. This place is best tourist place. This place is best for Nature lovers, Photoshoot etc. It is a good picnic spot. Many visitors come in this place.

‘Shamirpet Lake’ is also known as ‘Pedda Cheruvu’ .

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Kangla Fort

Kangla Fort
Kangla Fort

Kangla means ” dry land “ in old Meitei language. It was the traditional seat of the past Meitei rulers of Manipur.

The Kangla Fort is the oldest fort in Imphal in the state of Manipur and is situated on the both sides of the river Imphal. Kangla was the ancient capital of Manipur and a number of Meetei monarchs have ruled the destination from this fort. In pre-Pakhangba period, a ruling clan named Khaba ruled from ‘Kangla’. ‘Kangla’ is not only the seat of political power but also a holy place for religious worship and ceremonies. There are a number of ancient treaties/manuscripts especially “Sakoklamlen” “Chinglon Laihui”, “Nunglon” etc., which lay down the rules for the construction, worship, ceremonies relating to ‘Kangla’.these palace was surrounded by a huge channel called”kangla pat”

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Kamakhya Temple

Kamakhya Temple
Kamakhya Temple

In the State of Assam, India there are many places to visit. There are many number of temples in this place. Kamakhya Temple is one of them. This temple is located in Guwahati. Kamakhya temple is dedicated to goddess Kamakhya. It is one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas.  This is the place where yoni of Sati fell due to Shiva’s tandava. The temple is located on Nilachal hill. Many number of devotees come in this place every year.There are also the temples of 10 Mahavidyas in and around temple. These include Bhuvaneshvari, Bagalamukhi, Chinnamasta,Tripura Sundari, Tara, Kali, Bhairavi, Dhumavati, Matangi and Kamala Temples.This place if preferred by Nirvana Seekers ,Experience Seekers,God lovers and Spiritual seekers. Devotees can spend 1-2 hours in this place. There is no entry fees.  There are many special pujas are offered in this temple. There are given below :

  • Durga Puja
  • Ambubachi Puja
  • Pohan Biya
  • Vasanti Puja
  • Manasha Puja

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Shree Govindajee Temple

Shree Govindajee Temple
Shree Govindajee Temple

The largest hindu temple in the Imphal city is Shre Govindajee Temple. Temple is located in Imphal (in its East district), the capital of the Indian state of Manipur. The temple is simple in design with two gold plated domes, a paved court and a large, raised mantapa or congregation hall. Garbhagriha center chamber has the main deity of Govindaji, incarnation of lord Kishna with hist consort Radha. The other two chambers of the Garbhagriha, on either side of the main deity, images deified are of Balabhadra and Krishna on one side, and images of Jagannath, Subhadra and Balabhadra on the other side.

The temple was built in 1846 in the reign of Maharaja Nara Singh and rebuilt by Maharaja Chandrakriti in 1876.

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Chandubi Lake

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Chandubi Lake

In the State of Assam, India there are many places to visit. There are many tourist places. Chandubi Lake is one of them. This lake is located at a distance of 64 kilometers from the city of Guwahati. You can access the lake via National Highway 37. The lake is located at the foot of Garo hills surrounded by Assam and Meghalaya. The place is surrounded by deep forest, tea garden and small and discrete villages. This place is best picnic spot. This lake attracts migratory birds. It is a best tourist place. The place is calm and peaceful. The Lake formed during the Asaam Earthquake in 1897. There is no fees for this place. The Kulsi river surrounded the Chandubi Lake. This place is good for Nature Lovers. Visitors can go for fishing or take boat rides.

Chandubi means where the sun sets as “Chan” is Sun and “Dubi” is set in Assamese.

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Eagle’s Nest Wildlife Sanctuary

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Eaglenest or Eagle’s nest Wildlife Sanctuary is the protected area in the Himalayan foothills of West Kameng district in the  state of Arunachal Pradesh. Altitude range of the sanctuary is from 1,640 ft to 10,663 ft. It is a part of the Kameng Elephant Reserve. Eaglenest is notable as a prime birding site due to the extraordinary variety, numbers and accessibility of species.

Eaglenest derives its name from Red Eagle Division of the Indian Army which was posted in the area in 1950s.

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