Visit Haunted and Holy Places in Rajasthan – Dargah Sheriff and Bhangarh

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Alwar surrounded by the Aravali Hills is a city in Alwar district of Rajasthan. It is a part of National Capital Region. Alwar has many interesting and historical sites to woo tourists. It is one of the preferred weekend gateways from Delhi. Alwar is very famous for containing one of the most haunted places in India – Bhangarh. The palace is known for its historical ruin. Ajmer Sheriff is another most visited place in Rajasthan. It is located in Ajmer district of Rajasthan. It is one of the holiest shrines for the Muslims. But the pilgrim spot is visited by Hindus and Sikhs as well.

Bhangarh is most important attraction of Alwar. It is believed that the palace along with whole Alwar city ruined in a night. It was due to curse of the saint Guru Balu Nath. He sanctioned establishment of the town but forbidden the construction of the palace at that place. But ignoring such forbidding, the rural of the city allowed the construction at that place. Then Guru Balu Nath said: "The moment the shadows of your palaces touch me, the city shall be no more!" As the shadow felt on him, the palace and the city devastated.

Apart from Bhangarh, there are many other attraction spots in Alwar. There are many beautiful lakes and picturesque valleys in Alwar. Take a Tour to Alwar to visit Sariska Tiger Reserve, The Alwar Fort, Siliserh Lake, Jaisamand Lake, Sariska Palace, Moosi Maharani Chhatri, Nehru garden, Ajabgarh fort, Jain temple, etc. Sariska Tiger Reserve has many species of flora and fauna, including rare birds and plants.

Dargah Sheriff is one of the most beautiful ornaments of Ajmer. It is one of the holiest Muslim pilgrim shrines in India. Large numbers of people following different religions visit the Dargah to offer prayer. The Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti is situated at the foothill of Taragarh Hill. It is made of white marble and has a huge gate for entry. The interior of the shrine is a brilliant example of Mughal architect. People often take tour to Ajmer to visit Dargah and offer prayer. There are many other attraction spots in the city. Adhai Din ka Jhonpra, Anasagar Lake, Pushkar, etc are some of the must visit attractions in the city.

Rajasthan tours & travels operators provide various tour packages to visit these places along with other nearby places of interest. There are numerous attraction spots in Rajasthan.

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This article was published on 2011/03/25