Kalinjar Fort Hotels

Kalinjar Fort Hotels. There are no Major Hotels near Kalinjar Fort, day trip from Khajuraho, Banda, Allahabad is preferred. You can also contact U.P. Govt. Tourist Office, Jhansi at +91-510-2441267, 18601801364 (7:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M.) Here is the List of Hotels in nearby Locations. KHAJURAHO (95 Km) The Lalit Temple…

Kalinjar Fort Police Station Contacts

Police Control Room: 100 Ambulance: 108 Kalinjar Fort Police Station Contact: Thana: Kalinjar, Banda District, U.P. India Phone: +91-05191-232248 SHO: Rakesh Kumar Pandey (9454403040) Naraini Police Station Contact: Thana: Kalinjar, Banda Distt Phone: +91-05191-266424 SHO: Mo. Shareef (9454403046)   Emergency Escalation Contacts: Circle Officer (CO) Banda:  DR. RAKESH KUMAR MISHRA +91-05192-224624, 9454401352,…

Panna Tiger Reserve

Panna Tiger Reserve is just 25 km from Khajuraho, a mere half an hour drive. Tiger sighting is always a matter of chance but regular sightings are reported. Cheetal, Sambar, Nilgai, Chinkara, Chowsingha, Langoor, Wild boar, Jackal, are frequently sighted. Gorges and falls along the course of the Ken river…

Ajaigarh

Ajaigarh (Ajaygarh) was the capital of a princely state of the same name during the British Raj. Ajaigarh was founded in 1765 by Guman Singh, a Bundela Rajput who was the nephew of Raja Pahar Singh of Jaitpur. After Ajaigarh was captured by the British in 1809, it became a…

Khajuraho

It is famous for the sophisticated erotic sculptures on the beautiful temples. The temples of Khajuraho are divided into 3 geographical groups: Western, Eastern and Southern. They are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and the Jain Tirthankaras. All temples were built from 950 to 1050 A.D. Only 22 temples…

Chitrakoot

The region has witness of million years old History & culture which has been recorded through study of preserved or protected reading material or by the exploration of archaeological sites. Like wise, rock art study enables us to record social, political, religious occurrence of the older time when writing on…

Kalinjar Fort History

SHORT HISTORY OF KALINJAR FORT: Alexander Cunningham, Oxford University   The fort of Kalanjar is one of the most famous places in India. In A.D. 1023 it withstood the army of Mahmud of Ghazni, but was shortly surrendered, and the Raja was received into favour on presenting some highly complimentary verses to…