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Archaeological Sites in India: Munger Fort

13-FEB-2013 15:49

     

    Name: Munger Fort
    Built: 14th century
    Built by: Mohhemadan Kings of India
    Construction materials: Granite Stones and lime mortar
    Current condition: Ruins
    Controlled by: Government of Bihar
    Town: Munger
    State: Bihar
    Succession: The Fort had a succession of Muslim rulers (Khaljis, Tughlaqs, Lodis, Nawabs of Bengal, followed by Mughal rulers, till it was finally acceded to the British by Mir Quasim, after unseating his father-in-aw Mīr Jafar.
    Other monuments in fort: Tomb of Pir Shah Nufa, Palace of Shah Shuja, Tomb of Mulla Muhammed Said, The Kashtaharini Ghat on the Ganges, Chandisthana, Karnachaura, Rectangular mound, Bihar School of Yoga
    Nālandā was an ancient center of higher learning in Bihar, India.

    Name: Munger Fort

    Built: 14th century

    Built by: Mohhemadan Kings of India

    Construction materials: Granite Stones and lime mortar

    Current condition: Ruins

    Controlled by: Government of Bihar

    Town: Munger

    State: Bihar

    Succession: The Fort had a succession of Muslim rulers (Khaljis, Tughlaqs, Lodis, Nawabs of Bengal, followed by Mughal rulers, till it was finally acceded to the British by Mir Quasim, after unseating his father-in-aw Mīr Jafar.

    Other monuments in fort: Tomb of Pir Shah Nufa, Palace of Shah Shuja, Tomb of Mulla Muhammed Said, The Kashtaharini Ghat on the Ganges, Chandisthana, Karnachaura, Rectangular mound, Bihar School of Yoga

     

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