Tourist Places near Madya pradesh – Sanchi

Sanchi (46 km): This ancient Buddhist site is a rounded hill, 46 km northeast of Bhopal. The Mauryan emperor Ashoka, who embraced Buddhism afterthe bloody Kalinga war, built many Buddhist monasteries and stupas including the Great Stupa at Sanchi. With Hinduism once again gaining momentum, the Buddhism site become a…

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Places to visit in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh was India’s largest state geographically until November 1,2000, when Chhattisgarh was carved out. The state’s capital Bhopal came into the limelight after the Union Carbide gas leak disaster which claimed the lives of thousands in December 1984. Indore is the largest city and the commercial capital of the…

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