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5 Sculptures to explore in Gujarat

Gujarat

The Gujarati-speaking people of India are indigenous to the state. The economy of Gujarat is the fifth-largest state economy in India with ₹13.14 lakh crore (US$190 billion) in GDP and a per capita GDP of ₹174,000 (US$2,500).

Kirti Stambh Palanpur
Kirti Stambh PalanpurKirti Stambh Rd, Palliviya Nagar, Parshvanath Nagar, Palanpur, Gujarat 385001, India

Kirti Stambh, a tall pillar constructed near the railway station in 1918 by Nawab Shri Taley Mohammed Khan to commemorate the gallantry of Shri Sher Mohammed Khan. it is a sturdy symbol of the city's glory, and provides a record of Palanpur's evolution, with the list of the rulers of Jhalore and Palanpur being engraved on it. The Kirti Stambh was inaugurated by the great General Sir Gangasinghji, the Maharaja of Bikaner.

Kirti Stambh Vadodara
Kirti Stambh VadodaraKirti stambh circle, Palace Rd, Shiyabaug, Kevdabaug, Vadodara, Gujarat 390001, India

One of the most popular landmark of Vadodara, located near the polo ground was built in 1935 to commemorate the 60 years rule of the Maharaja Sayajirao 3rd. The sthambha is made out of pink Songadh stone.

Raopura Tower
Raopura TowerRaopura Tower, Vinoba Bhave Rd, Near Tower, Raopura, Mandvi, Vadodara, Gujarat 390001, India

The Maharani Chimnabai tower, commonly called as Raopura tower is one of the major landmarks of the city erected in 1896. It is a five storied structure hat still dominates the skyline of the city. The fourth level features a huge clock fitted on all four sides of it. It was recently restored by the authorities of the city.

Statue of Unity (Sardar Vallabhai Patel's Statue)
Statue of Unity (Sardar Vallabhai Patel's Statue)Sardar Sarovar Dam, Kevadia, Gujarat 393155, India

The statue of unity is a colossal statue of the Indian statesman and Independence activist Sardar Vallabhai Patel, Who was the first deputy prime minister and home minister of independent India. The project was first announced in 2010 and the construction of the statue started in October 2013 by Larsen & Toubro, who received the contract for ₹ 500 crores from Center Government. It was designed by Indian sculptor Ram V. Sutar and was inaugurated in 31st october 2018.

Teen Darwaza
Teen DarwazaOld City, Bhadra, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380001, India

Teen Darwaza is a historical gateway on the east of Bhadra fort. Completed in 1415, it is associated with historical as well as legendary events. The gates are featured in the logo of Ahmedabad municipal corporation. The gateway has three arches which led into a large enclosure, forming the outer courtyard of the palace called Maidan Shah in past, with a fountain and raised terrace in the centre.

Map of Sculptures to explore in Gujarat