8 Memorials in India that you should visit - With photos & details

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8 Memorials to explore in India

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Anglo-Sikh War MemorialRhodewala, Punjab 152021, India

This was a memorial built to honor the soldiers who died fighting against the British army at Chellianwala. This monument says about the history of freedom struggle took place in Punjab.

Barki Memorial654, Burt Rd, Gobind Nagri, Cantonment Area, Firozpur, Punjab 152001, India

This memorial is built in the memory of the soldiers of the 7 Infantry Division who made the Supreme sacrifice on the battle field in 1965. This monument is a part of the Punjab's history and they are giving prominent care for this memorial.

Payyambalam BeachPayyambalam Beach, Kerala 670014, India

One of the five beaches that are collectively known as "Kannur beach". Being right near to Kannur City, the beach is a popular spot. In addition to the beach, the area has monuments that commemorate the lives of political leaders who belonged to Kannur.

Saragarhi Memorial GurudwaraKatra Ahluwalia, Amritsar, Punjab 143006, India

This gurdwara is built in the memory of 21 Sikh soldiers of the 36 Sikh Regiment who fell in the heroic defense of Fort Saragarhi in Waziristan . A popular place in Ferozpur and a lot of people visit this place every day.

Shaurya Smarak BhopalArera Hills, Opposite Courtyard Marriott, M P Nagar, Bhim Nagar Slums, Arera Hills, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462016, India

Shaurya Smarak is a war memorial situated at Bhopal sprawled over the large place of approximately 12 acres. It is developed as a public park with innovative and exciting architectural installations depicting the sacrifice of the infantrymen. There is a 62-ft excessive sculpture rising from the floor referred to as Shaurya Stambh depicting the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force.

The National Martyrs MemorialHUSSAINIWALA, Hussaniwala Border Rd, Machhiwara, Punjab 152002, India

This is a memorial built at Hussainiwala in memory of the great freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev Thapar and Shivaram Rajguru at the banks oof Sutlej river Where they were creamted. A daily flag lowering ceremony held here jointly by the Indian and Pakistani armed forces.

Thiruvalluvar StatueKanyakumari, Tamil Nadu, India

Thiruvalluvar is the ancient poet of Tamil Nadu, who has given Tirukkuarl ( Considered as one of the greatest work on ethics and morality, it is known for its universality and secular nature). The combined height of the statue and pedestal is 133 feet (41 metres), denoting the 133 chapters of the Tirukkural.

Vivekananda Rock MemorialKanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702, India

This amazing memorial was constructed in honour of the great spiritual leader and Hindu monk of India, Swami Vivekananda. This is the place where Swami Vivekananda attained enlightenment hereafter meditating for two days prior to his famous Chicago trip.