Category: About Gwalior

Scindias of Gwalior

Scindia (anglicized from Shinde) and also spelled as Scindhia, Sindhia, Sindia, is a Hindu Maratha dynasty that ruled the Gwalior State. The Gwalior state was a part of the Maratha Confederacy in the 18th and 19th centuries, and a princely…

Gwalior Fort

Gwalior Fort is the identity of Gwalior city. It is the highest fortification in Asia.¬†Gwalior Fort or Gwalior Qila is a hill fort built on a hill called Gopachal hill in the Gwalior city. It is marked for the second…

Jai Vilas Palace of Gwalior

  In all historical monuments in Gwalior, Jai Vilas Palace is a most magnificent architecture of the city. It is made in the nineteenth century. In the year 1874. It is made by Maharaja of Gwalior Shrimad Jiyaji Rao Scindia…

Start of Gwalior

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According to old folklore, Gwalior started with the meeting of Suraj Sen and sage Gwalipa and it is when the foundation of Gwalior was laid. Sage Gwalipa was used to live on the top of the same hill, where Gwalior…

About Gwalior City

Gwalior is one of the important cities of central India. It is situated in a state of Madhya Pradesh. It has many historical places and monuments including world famous Gwalior Fort, Jai Vilas palace, etc. Gwalior has a graceful history.…