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Indore - City Guide

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About The Book Indore, the largest city of Madhya Pradesh, is one of India's fastest growing commercial centres. Its royal legacy and cultural traditions go hand-in-hand with its buzzing commerce and upbeat pace of life. This book explores both sides of Indore — the old and the new, taking the reader on a journey through its history, grand monuments, vibrant arts and crafts, and cosmopolitan culture. It also includes an exhaustive section on the many tourist destinations to which the city...
About The Book

Indore, the largest city of Madhya Pradesh, is one of India's fastest growing commercial centres. Its royal legacy and cultural traditions go hand-in-hand with its buzzing commerce and upbeat pace of life.

This book explores both sides of Indore — the old and the new, taking the reader on a journey through its history, grand monuments, vibrant arts and crafts, and cosmopolitan culture.

It also includes an exhaustive section on the many tourist destinations to which the city is a gateway, namely, the architecturally resplendent Mandu; Ujjain, seeped in history and legend; and the popular pilgrimage sites of Maheshwar and Omkareshwar.

This highly visual guidebook, with over a hundred stunning photographs, illustrations and maps, and a detailed and up-to-date Practical Information section, is a perfect companion for not just the intrepid tourist but also the armchair traveller.

Contents

Land and History4
Exploring Indore14
Rajwada 16
Krishnapura Chhatris 23
Kanch Mandir 26
Bada Ganapati 27
Town Hall 28
Nehru Park 29
Seth Hukumchand Ghanta Char 29
Lalbagh Palace30
Annapurna Mandir 34
Chhatripura Chhatris 37
Old Medical School39
Daly College 42
Central Museum44
Indore Zoo 46
Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary 47
Gita Bhavan 48
Khajrana 48
Indore — The City of the Future 50
Cultural Traditions 58
Excursions from Indore 64
Ujjain66
Mandu72
Bagh Caves80
Jhabua81
Burhanpur81
Maheshwar82
Omkareshwar86
Practical Information88
Phrase Book (Engkish-Hindi)96

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Item Code: NAO727 Author: Swati Mitra Cover: Paperback Edition: 2008 Publisher: Eicher Goodearth Pvt. Ltd. ISBN: 9788187780717 Language: English Size: 9.5 inch X 5 inch Pages: 96 (Throughout Color Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 175 gms
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