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1/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Chhatri Bagh
Within Indore city limits
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Chhatri Bagh is one of the popular tourist attractions of Indore, Madya Pradesh. Chhatri bagh is renowned known for its permanent canopies. The structures were built in rememberance of the family members of the royal Holkar Dynasty. The chhatri primarily comprises a dome shaped cenotaphs with pyramidal spires on the top.

The Chhatri Bagh is a common tourist destination in Indore. An artificial lake has been created in this stretch of the usually dry Khan River. It has been further beautified with a fountain,well laid gardens on both banks and boating facility. The Chhatris are pict...

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2/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Annapurna Mandir Indore
5 kms from Indore city limits
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Annapurna Mandir is a popular temple, which is dedicated to the Goddess Annapurna. It is one of the famous pilgrimage sites in Indore, which is thronged by devotees of Hindu religious community. According to the Hindu mythology, Annapurna Devi is believed to be the goddess of food. It takes about 20 minutes from Indore.

Goddess Paravati is known by the name of Annapurna Devi, as she once proved to Lord Shiva that food was not a part of world of illusion. The deity of the goddess is shown holding a ladle and a container of porridge in her hands. This signifies that those who worship ...

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3/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Gajanan Maharaj Temple
5 kms from Indore city limits
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The Gajanan Maharaj Temple is a temple in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh which is built to honor Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj, a late-nineteenth–, early-twentieth-century Indian holy man. It is located within the city, at a distance of about 5 Kms from Indore city center. This wonderful temple was constructed at Indore for a period of two years during 1989-1991.

The temple is a sacred place for the devotees of Sadguru Shri Gajanan Maharaj. The idol of Gajanan Maharaj has installed on sacred Prakat Diwas in 1992. The temple of Sant Gajanan Maharaj of Indore is coordinated by Shri Sad...

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4/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Gandhi Hall Indore
Within Indore city limits
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The Gandhi Hall is a prominent landmark in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh. Built in the year of 1904 and originally named as King Edwards Hall,it was renamed as Mahatma Gandhi Hall after the independence. Gandhi Hall is one the most gorgeous buildings of Indore with domes and minarets madecompltely from white and red sandstone. It is located in the heart of city.

Its domes and staples are a landmark of Indore today. It has a four-faced clock tower in front. Its architectural style is Indo-Gothic. Made in Seoni stone, the historic building was constructed in British Raj Era and th...

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5/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Gomatgiri(Gommatgiri) is an acclaimed Jain centre in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh. Gomatgiri is a sacred place for the devotees belonging to the Jain religion. It is located within the city limits, with a distance of about 11-12 Kms from the city centre. It is located in close proximity to the Indore Airport.

One of the fascinating features of Gomatgiri is that it comprises twenty four well built and architecturally significant marble temples,each of which is dedicated to 24 Tirthankaras of Jain religion. The Gomatgiri cluster of temples is spacious and is surrounded with green...

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6/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Gopal Mandir, also known as Dwarikadhish Temple, is a temple situated in Indore, Madya Pradesh. This historic temple built under Vikram Aditya rule during the timeframe between 1848-56. It is situated within the city limits.

Gopal Mandir's architecture is a classic example of Maratha style architecture. Temple is located in the main market. Despite bring an ancient temple,it is well maintained by the administration. Gopal mandir is dedicated to Lord Krishna and was built by the Scindia family. In addition to the great Architecture, Gopal Mandir also houses good paintings that can b...

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7/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Indore Museum
4 kms from Indore city limits
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Indore Museum, also referred to as Central Museum, is a museum situated in Indore in Madhya Pradesh. The artefacts exhibited in the museum range from the prehistoric to the modern era. It is situated in city limits, at a distance of about 4 Km from city centre.

There are two galleries in the Museum. The galleries introduce the visitor to the heritage of city. There are several old coins from the holkar regime and pre-independence era. The highlight of the museum are the stone sculptures of various Hindu deities. The Central Museum of Indore displays some of the rare and elegant coll...

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8/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Indore White Church is one of the oldest churches in central India located near Agra Bombay road in Indore, Madya Pradesh. This is the largest Church in Indore. It is a British era church with British architecture prevelant in the construction as well as the architecture. It is located near city limits about 4 Kms from city center.

This church has beautiful interiors. The white colour on the walls of church and greenry near the church , makes it a scenic beauty. The colonial style Church stands in compliment to the Princely feel of the Indore City. Considered as one of the important...

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9/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Kanch Mandir(Temple)
Within Indore city limits
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Kanch Ka Mandir is one of the most popular Jain temples in India located in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh. Literally meaning Temple of Glass,this famous Jain temple in Indore built by Sir Seth Hukumchand Jain. Kanch Ka Mandir built during early twentieth century. Kanch Ka Mandir is located very nearto Indore city center.

Kanch Ka Mandir is an elegantly architectural wonder built using white stone. Externally, the temple is built as a medieval mansion complete with acanopied balcony and a shikhara. The interior of Kanch Ka Mandir is entirely covered by glass panels and mozaics; ...

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10/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Krishna Pura Chattris are exquisite cenotaphs of the three later Holkar rulers located in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh. These memorials in stone are gracefully poised on the banks of the Khan river with their pyramidal spires tapering into soaring kalashas. It is located within city limits, at a distance of about about 14 Kms from the city centre.

Krishna Pura Chattris are memorials built on the cremation spots of the Holkar rulers of Indore. Facing west is the cenotaph built over the ashes of another woman ruler of Malwa. The other two Chhatris are of Tukoji Rao II and Shivaji...

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11/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Lal Bagh Museum
4 kms from Indore city limits
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Lal Bagh Museum is a palace/museum located in the city of Indore, Madya Pradesh. Lal Bhag Museum entails the conservation and restoration of a late 19th-early 20th century historic palace of the Holkar dynasty, among themost powerful Maratha rulers of India. It is located within the city limits, about 4 Kms from Indore city centre. The palace was built during late nineteenth to early twentieth centuries.

The architecture reflects the contemporary vogue among Indian royalty, of European influenced architecture and is in the Italian Renaissance Revival style. Lal Baag Palace is one of...

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12/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Maa Vaishno Daam
7.5 kms from Indore city limits
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Maa Vaishno Daam is a famous temple in Indore, Madya Pradesh. The temple tries to create an environment similar to that of Vaishnodevi temple. Maa Vaishno Daam is located at a distance of about 7.5 Kms from Indore center.

Maa Vaishno Devi is believed to grant allfour boons to her devotees, namely, Dharma (Righteousness), Artha (Material Pursuits), Kaama (Contentment) and Moksha (Enlightenment). There is Godessess idols and Pindi with the Light of the main temple is lit in all serenity, calmness prevails over and a feeling of happinessis experience as one comes out.

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13/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Rajwada
Within Indore city limits
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Rajwada is a historical palace in Indore city, Madya Pradesh. It was built by the Holkars of the Maratha Empire about two centuries ago. Its within city limits, at a distance of just about 500 mts from Indore city centre.

Rajwada is seven storied structure serves today as a fine example of royal grandeur and architectural skills. The structure comprises two parts, the first one located at the heart of the city and the second one standing in the old part of the town. Rajwada palace exhibits a blend of Maratha styles, the palatial structure is scenic.

The entrance itself is...

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14/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Ranjeet Hanuman Temple
5 kms from Indore city limits
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Ranjeet(Ranjit) Hanuman Temple is a Hindu temple located in Indore, Madya Pradesh. At the Western part of the city,it is very famous for fulfilling the desires of all it’s devotees and eradicating their sufferings. It is located with in city limits, at a distance of about 4-5 Kms from city center. Ranjeet denotes “the victory”.

Ranjeet Hanuman Temple located in about 4 acres of land is approximately 125 years old. In the begginning, an idol of Hanuman was found in open space where ashed was erected afterwards and after some years, a small temple was established there.

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15/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Jantar Mantar Ujjain
55 kms from Indore city limits
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The Jantar Mantar is an equinoctial sundial, located in Ujjain, Madya Pradesh. It consists of a gigantic triangular gnomon with the hypotenuse parallel to the Earth's axis. It is located at a distance of around 55 Kms from Indore city centre.

On either side of the gnomon is a quadrant of a circle, parallel to the plane of the equator. The instrument is intended to measure the time of day, correct to half a second and declination of the Sun and the other heavenly bodies. Its an educational centre which was established in 17th century by king Jaisingh.

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16/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Chintaman Ganesh is the biggest temple of Lord Ganesha in Ujjain, Madya Pradesh. Chintaman temple is famous and popular, religous piligrimes from all over india are visit this place. It is located a at resonable distance from Indore city limits, about 60 Kms from Indore city centre.

Chintaman Ganesh is one of the ancient temples in Ujjain and is also the biggest temple of Lord Ganesha in Ujjain. The temple dates back to 11th and 12th centuries when the Paramaras ruled over Malwa. The Ganesha idol enshrined in this temple is supposed to be swayamabhu (self manifested). Locally, Gane...

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17/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture

Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga is one of the most famous Hindu temples located in the ancient city of Ujjain in the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is one of the twelve Jyotirlingams, which are supposed to be the most sacred abodes of Lord Shiva. It is located a distance of 56 Kms from Indore city centre.

The idol of Mahakaleshwar is known to be Dakshinamurti, which means that it is facing the south. The Mahakaleshwar temple is a three-storey temple. There are two types of entrance, one is free entrance. Another is VIP-entrance. The Kunda as well as its water is...

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18/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Vikram Kirti Mandir
55 kms from Indore city limits
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Vikram Kirti Mandir is a museum located in Ujjain, near Indore, Madya Pradesh. This monument has wide collection of coins, manuscripts(more than 18000), ancient clothes, weapons and other notable historical things. The distance between Vikram Kirti Mandir and Indore is around 55 Kms.

Vikram Kirti Mandir Museum was established in the year of 1965. The place is hosting artifacts found at the Narmada valley. The archaeological museum here exhibits a variety of pottery, copper utensils and fossils that have been discovered from Narmada valley. The lush greenery around this is also the ke...

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19/19 Places to Visit in Indore with architecture
Khajrana Ganesh Mandir
6 kms from Indore city limits
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Shri Khajrana Ganesh Mandir is historical temple in Indore, Madya Pradesh. It is located within city limits, at a distance of around 6 Kms from Indore city center. It is one of the most famed temples in the city.

It is an ancient temple with lot of historical importance. The temple Shri Ganesh was built with modern sculptures and architectural style. Khajrana Ganesh Temple was built in 18th Century by Holkars.

It is believed that in order to safe guard the idol from Aurangzeb, the idol was hidden in a well and in 1735, it was taken out from the well and a temple wasestabl...

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