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259 Man-made Structures- Other to explore in India

India

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Bandhavgarh Fort
Bandhavgarh FortBandhavgarh National Park, Bandhavgarh Qila Trail, Bandhavgarh, Madhya Pradesh 484664, India

The Bandhavgarh Fort is situated in Bandhavgarh in Umaria district rising 811 meters above sea level at the centre of the Bandhavgarh National Park. It is surrounded by many smaller hills separated by gently sloping valleys. These valleys end in small, swampy meadows, locally known as 'bohera'. The fort is also home to many of the endangered species of Vulture in India.

Bardhaman Science Centre
Bardhaman Science CentreGolap bag, near Bardhaman University, Bardhaman University, Bardhaman, West Bengal 713104, India

The planetarium is located near the front gate of Burdhaman University. It is the classic spectacle of scientific evolution. Human Performance, Life Science, Fun Science Galleries, 3D Theatre, Taramandal, Science Park are the major attractions.

Bargi Dam
Bargi DamBargi Dam, Madhya Pradesh 482056

Bargi Dam in Jabalpur is constructed on the Narmada River and is one of the first completed dams in Madhya Pradesh which is 69 meters high. The magnificent picture of the Bargi Dam is a treat to the senses. It is also a good picnic spot and it comprises of two major irrigation projects, named Bargi Diversion Project and Rani Avantibai Lodhi Sagar Project.

Barpeta Satra Namghar
Barpeta Satra NamgharWard no. 3, Thakur Bazar, Badarpur, Barpeta, Assam 781301, India

Barpeta Satra is a well-known sattra situated at Barpeta in the Indian state of Assam. It was established by vaishnavite saint Madhabdev in 1505 shakabda (1583 AD). The earlier name of the satra was Barpeta than.

Barsi Gate
Barsi GateOld bus stend, Mohalla Phika Peer, Hansi, Haryana 125033, India

This huge gate presents a beautiful example of Sultanate architecture. Out of the five gates of the walled ancient city of Hansi, this is the only one that survives as an ancient structure. This ancient gateway was built by Sultan Alaud-din Khilji in 1303 AD as per the Persian inscription. It is a pointed arch gate. Subsequently, it was repaired in 1522 AD during the rule of Ibrahim Lodhi. This gateway served in the ancient times as the main entrance to Hansi, is over 30 meters high.

Batasia Loop
Batasia LoopWest Point, Darjeeling, West Bengal 734102, India

The Batasia Loop is a spiral railway created to lower the gradient of ascent of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway which was commissioned in 1919. There is no better place to get a 360 degree view of Darjeeling's landscape including the hill town and the snow covered peaks.

Bateshwar Temple
Bateshwar Templenear mitawali padawali banmore, Morena, Madhya Pradesh 476444, India

Bateshwar Temple is a group of Hindu temples. There is a group of small and big 200 temples made of sandstone in the group. These temples now become ruins. The group of temples spread over 25 acres of land. According to Madhya Pradesh's Archeology Directorate, this group of 200 temples was built during the reign of the Gurga-Pratihar dynasty.

Bhimbetka rock shelters
Bhimbetka rock sheltersBhojpur Raisen, Madhya Pradesh 464990, India

This is a famous archaeological site in central India that spans the prehistoric paleolithic and mesolithic periods. It is a UNESCO world heritage site that consists of seven hills and over 750 rock shelters distributed over 10 kilometers. The rock shelters and caves provide evidence of human settlement and cultural evolution from hunter-gatherers, to agriculture, and expressions of prehistoric spirituality.

Bihar Museum
Bihar MuseumJawaharlal Nehru Marg, Bailey Rd, Veerchand Patel Road Area, Patna, Bihar 800001, India

Bihar Museum is a museum located in Patna. It was partially opened in August 2015. 'The children's museum', the main entrance area, and an orientation theatre were the only parts opened to the public in August 2015. Later, in October 2017 remaining galleries were also opened. More than 100 artifacts were transferred here from Patna Museum.

Bimbisar Jail
Bimbisar JailNH 82, Rajgir, Bihar 803116, India

Believed to be the place where Bimbisara was confined by his son King Ajatshatru, Bimbisara Jail offers a brilliant view of the Japanese Stupa situated on the same hill.

Birla Industrial & Technological Museum
Birla Industrial & Technological Museum19A, Gurusaday Dutta Rd, Beck Bagan, Ballygunge, Kolkata, West Bengal 700019, India

This is the first scientific and industrial museum in India which was set up on 2nd May 1959. There are so many things to see and study scientifically and It is an amazing place and a must-visit for all the science lovers out there!

Birla Museum
Birla MuseumArera Hills, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462011, India

This museum is part of the Birla Mandir complex. The Birla Museum houses a small but selective display of fine stone sculpture, informatively displayed with explanatory panels in English in the main galleries, most of them seventh to 12th century statues. It also has a good selection of archaeological finds from excavations.

Birsa Munda Park
Birsa Munda ParkHirak Road, Nawadih, Dhanbad, Jharkhand 826004, India

Birsa Munda Park is the only park in Dhanbad and it is counted among the attractive placesnearby which attracts people from all age groups. It has walkway, leisure area, play area, toy train, various rides for children, canteen and plants of different species spread over 21 acres of land.

Bordoa Satra
Bordoa SatraBordua, Assam 782122, India

Bordowa or Bordowa Satra is a shrine, a centre of art and culture and is the birthplace of a great litterateur, artist, dramatist and founder of Vaishnav dharma in Assam. The Bordowa Satra is founded by great saint Sankardeva after his return from his first pilgrimage in about 1494 A.D. This pious pilgrimage or shrine is itself a popular place to visit.

Boro Sona Masjid, Gour
Boro Sona Masjid, GourBoro Sona Masjid Rd, Gour, Ramkeli, West Bengal 732103, India

This is one of the fascinating places in West Bengal for historical enthusiasts and peace seekers. The meaning of Baro duari is “the mosque with 12 gates”. This magnificent mosque is one of the largest monuments of Gour and the greatest mosques in Malda and was established built in the 1526 A.D. this is the perfect example of Indo-Arabic form of architecture.

Burlton Park  (Gandhi stadium )
Burlton Park (Gandhi stadium )Gulab Devi Rd, opposite Gulab Devi Hospital, Bultern park, Arya Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144008, India

This is a famous stadium of Punjab state and is used for cricket matches . The stadium was built in 1955 and serves as the home ground for two Indian domestic cricket teams: Punjab and North Zone.

Cantonment Church Tower
Cantonment Church TowerGahoon Vihar, Karnal, Haryana 132001, India

The Cantonment Church Tower is a church tower in the Karnal city of Haryana, India. It is a historical religious shrine in Karnal. It stands near National Highway 1 of India. It has been declared as a historical monument by Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage. It was the tower of St. James' Church, Karnal, dedicated to St. James, one of the disciples of Jesus Christ. The tower is 35 m tall and is surmounted by an ornamental cross.

Central Museum , Indore
Central Museum , IndoreNear GPO Square, Residency, Navlakha, Indore, Madhya Pradesh 452001, India

Indore Museum, which is popularly known as Central Museum, is located near the General Post Office in Indore. The artifacts exhibited in the museum range from the prehistoric to the modern era. Museum has two galleries, out of which Gallery I houses all the artifacts from the prehistoric period of Madhya Pradesh ranging from 5,000 to 4,000 BC. This gallery also holds exhibits from western Malwa, which includes stone tools, quartz sickles, ornaments, and items of domestic use.

Char Dham temple
Char Dham templeNamchi - Namthang Rd, Agam Gram, Namchi, Sikkim 737126, India

Char Dham is a huge pilgrimage & cultural complex developed by the Sikkim Government to promote Religious, Eco and Village tourism in the state. Over Rs. 56 crore has been spent on this complex which spreads across 29 hectares of area on top of a hill known as the Solophok hill in Namchi of south Sikkim. This temple complex is also known as Siddheswar Dham and was inaugurated on 8th November 2011. Char Dham is located about 5kms from Namchi town and accessible by a nice smooth road all the way.

Chausath Yogini Temple
Chausath Yogini TempleMitaoli, Madhya Pradesh 476444, India

Chausath Yogini Temple in Morena is located on a hilltop and one of the rarest of rare Hindu temples in India dedicated to the Tantric sect of Chausath or 64 Yogini. It is said that the design of the Indian Parliament is inspired by this temple in Morena. The Temples and monuments are well maintained by the archeological survey of India.

Map of Man-made Structures- Other to explore in India