Karnal

Karnal is a city located in Haryana. and the headquarters of Karnal District in the Indian state of Haryana. Karnal is said to have been founded by Karna, a key figure in the epic Mahabharata fame, who died at the hands of his half-brother and archrival, Arjuna.

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Alamgir Miran Sahib's Tomb is a tomb built to honor the memory of Sayad Mohamed who is one of the most inspirational figures in the history of reformation of Karnal. There is also a small mosque in the premises of the tomb where prayers are offered five times a day. It is situated in the southern part of Karnal at a distance of 5 kilometers from its city center.

Sayad Mohamed, who died in the year 899 AD, is considered to be one of the faces that stands for qualities like humanity and the love and respect among the people following different religions. Sayad Mohamed died while tryi...

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Atal Park, Karnal
Within Karnal city limits
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Atal Park in Karnal city is a well known public park nestled just 3. 4 Kilometers far from the main city centre of Karnal.

Karnal is famous for many tourist spots but Atal Park is famous for its greenery it holds. It is a place to stay fit while enjoying the lustful green spaces around the Park. The rich biodiversity hidden in the Park attracts huge number of nature lovers & tourists all over the world to visit this Park throughout year. Special attractions are the fountains and other water bodies which add beauty to the Park. Due to its spacious and clean gardens, it became a perfec...

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Cantonment Church Tower, Karnal
Within Karnal city limits

Cantonment Church Tower built in Karnal is famous for its Church Tower dedicated to Saint James one of Disciples of Jesus Christ. The Cantonment Church Tower is located just 5. 3 kilometers far from the Karnal city center in Karyana State and it takes around 12 minutes to reach this famous Church Tower of Karnal through any public or private vehicles.

Cantonment Church Tower story starts its achievement of being declared as the Historical Monument by Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage. This Church Tower was built back in the year 1806 AD by the British. Initially it ...

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Durga Bhawani Mandir is a religious site for Hindus situated in Karnal, Haryana. The place is at a distance of about 2. 3 kms from the Karnal railway station.

The Durga Bhawani temple is a very old place in Karnal, with some saying it dating back to 400 years from now. It is situated close to the city’s old bus stand, and is pretty popular with followers of Goddess Durga. Dedicated to the Goddess, Durga Bhawani Mandir also houses several other deities. There are up to 60 gods and goddesses worshipped under the same roof, including Lord Shiva, Lord Ram, Lord Hanuman and the Sun God....

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Kalander Shah's Tomb is a historical monument situated in Karnal, Haryana. The place is at a distance of about 6. 5kms from the Karnal railway station.

Kalander Shah's tomb was built by the Emperor of Delhi, Ghias-ud-din, to commemorate the life and time of the famed Sufi sage Bo Ali Qalander. The saint was revered by people across communities and was an influential figure thanks to his teachings and deeds. The tomb in Karnal is located on the eastern edge of the city. It is the site where he was buried. It is well-built, made entirely out of marble and covered in engraved sculptur...

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Karnal Fort
Within Karnal city limits
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Karnal Fort is an ancient fort situated in the city of Karnal in Haryana. It is one of the major tourist attractions of Karnal, which is the birthplace of Mahabharatha's Karna. It has witnessed numerous fights and battles for the throne over the many years of its existence. It is situated in the ninth sector of Karnal district at a distance of 6 kilometers away from the city center.

Karnal Fort also addressed as Old Fort by locals was constructed in the year of 1764 AD by Raja Gajpath Singh who ruled the provinces of Jind. It protected the members of the royal family for so long fr...

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Karnal Lake (Tal)
10 kms from Karnal city limits
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Karnal Lake (Ta), which has a link to the great epic of India Mahabharata, is located in the city of Karnal, Haryana state. The most vivid Karnal Lake (Tal) is located only 10 kms far from the main city Karnal.

According to local folklore stories, it is mentioned that Karna, a famous mythology character from Mahabharata used to bathe in this Karnal Lake only. There is another story going rounds here that it is the same spot where Karna gave his super protective armor to Lord Indra, who is the God-father of the Arjuna (Arjuna is the main mythology character in Mahabharata and Karna i...

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Karnal Tal Dreamland Water Park
10 kms from Karnal city limits
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Karnal Tal Water Park which is famous for its Dreamland Water Park which has a great name all over in the state Haryana. Karnal Tal Water Park is located just only 10 kms from the main city center Karnal of Haryana and it takes around 20 minutes to reach by any private vehicle or using Publics Transport to reach this wonderful Water Park.

Karnal Lake is nation-wide famous for its link with the Mahabharata Mythological character Karna and by which the name of the city Karnal was evolved too. Karnal Dreamland Water Park is constructed and operated by the Amusement Fun Park group of Kar...

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Kos Minar, Karnal
Within Karnal city limits
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Kos Minars are historical structures found in Karnal, Haryana. They can be found approximately 1km from the Karnal railway station.

According to the Archaeological Survey of India, there are 49 Kos Minars in the state of Haryana – 10 out of which stand in Karnal. They were built in the Mughal era, for serving the function of mile posts or milestones. They were erected after every 'kos', which was a measurement of distance in that period, roughly 2 miles or 3. 22 kms in current terms. Most of these minars now lie in disrepair, but they are still worth a visit due to their historical...

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Pukka Pul, Karnal
7 kms from Karnal city limits
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Pukka Pul, also known as Sayad's Shrine is a devotional place famous for its Sufi feels and the incredible spiritual atmosphere. Lots of devotees and other tourists often visit this place to bathe in the beautiful vibes of the place. It is situated at a distance of 7 kms away from the Karnal city center.

Pukka Pul which houses the Peer Baba Dargah, the main spiritual attraction of the place witnesses a number of religious activities and rituals at different times of the year. Devotees seeking the blessings and grants of the Sufi saints and Babas are a normal sight in the shrine. Ac...

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Sai Baba Mandir, Karnal
5 kms from Karnal city limits
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Sai Baba Mandir is a religious site situated in Karnal, Haryana. The place is at a distance of about 5kms from the Karnal railway station.

The Sai Baba temple is an important place of worship for devotees in Karnal. There is an idol in white, made in the likeness of Sai Baba inside the temple. The idol is seated on an ornate silver-coloured throne, which is placed on a dais. The idol of Sai Baba is usually draped in a vibrant cloth and flower garlands. Outside, there is a large colourful mural of the saint, with his motto 'Sabka Maalik Ek' which roughly translates to 'there is one ...

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