New Delhi, The Capital city of India has a great cultural history. It was their centre of administration for more than a hundred years. Later the Britishers also shifted their capital from Calcutta to New Delhi. The centre of attraction here is India Gate, which sits at the heart of Delhi, glorifying the names of all the fallen soldiers. Amar Jawan Jyoti is also situated nearby. It was made in remembrance of all the fallen soldiers. At the wall of India Gate, the names of fallen soldiers are inscribed. And at the head of India Gate, all the wars in which India fought are inscribed. This monument fills the heart of any Indian with pride.
Refreshment at India Gate
At night, the picturesque India Gate steals the show with glittering lights. The street at India Gate is filled with street hawkers. The crowd at India Gate are gathered even after midnight. You can find a variety of food articles and beverages at night.
Amar Jawan Jyoti
Amar Jawan Jyoti is the gives goosebumps whoever visits there. Two guards of Indian Airforce always patrols the area surrounded by it with rifles on their shoulders. It was made in the memory of the fallen soldiers who gave their lives for their country. The flame shows that though their lives have been laid in the highest service for the nation but their souls will always burn like an incessant beacon of light, to inspire other generations.
Name of wars and Fallen Soldiers on The Walls
The name of all the fallen soldiers and wars in which India fought are inscribed on the walls of India Gate. The beauty of this monument lies in its adornment of the walls with the names of soldiers who laid their lives for the nation. It gives goosebumps to see names there on the walls.
President House or Rashtrapati Bhawan
From India Gate, a way called Rajpath leads to the Raisina Hills, which is the home to the President House. In between, there is the Indian Parliament and Central Secretariat. The nearest metro at station to reach here is Central Secretariat Metro station. The president house looks majestic at night. The Raisina is an elevated place where most of the ministries of the Indian Government is situated.
The road of Raisina hills is quite busy due to heavy traffic. You will find barricade around Rashtrapati Bhawan. New Delhi, has all the beauty in it. This is a great example of Incredible India.
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