Indore and Bhopal top the list Under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Indian Government has instituted the Swachh Survekshan Awards which ranks participating cities on key parameters every year. The results of the “Swachh Survekshan 2017” have been released, where 500 cities of India would be ranked on the parameters of waste collection, sweeping and transportation; municipalRead more about Swachh Survekshan Awards 2017 – Indore and Bhopal top the list[…]
Sanchi The World Heritage Site at Sanchi, is a remarkable specimen of Buddhist art and architecture from the early Mauryan period (c. third century BC to twelfth century AD). Emperor Asoka laid the foundations of a religious centre at Sanchi. He erected the Great Stupa (Stupa 1) here after redistribution of mortal remains of Lord BuddhaRead more about 10 weekend getaways Bhopal[…]
On 6th November 2016, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP president Amit Shah offered prayers at Pitambara Peeth temple complex before heading for a rally at Jhansi, accompanied by Union Ministers Kalraj Mishra, Thawar Chand Gehlot, BJP vice president Vinay Sahastrabuddhe and party’s UP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya. The demonetization of Indian currencies was announced on 9th November 2016 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Whether the two incidences were related can be any bodies guess, but political ambitions and controversies have brought many leaders across party lines to Pitambara Peeth, located inside a dusty countryside bazaar of a small town called Datia near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh.
Roopankar, Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal : Roopankar is the only museum of its kind in India which houses contemporary folk and tribal art together with urban art. Its objective is not just a historic collection of works of art, but also creative participation in the art scene emerging in the last decades of the century. RoopankarRead more about 10 Museums Of Bhopal[…]
The principal of Jahangiria School Bhopal, Affak Hussain, used to stay in his own house located behind the Masjid Madar Domini (located at Ibrahimpura, ahead of the Madina hotel). His son Anas Hashmi asked his friend to shift to the outer room of this house, after consulting his father Affak Hussain. However this room didRead more about Devi Saran Bhopal[…]
Poha-Jalebi: The Poha-Jalebi is standard breakfast fare around Bhopal and Indore. Poha is prepared early in the morning with brown mustard seeds, hing (asafoetida), turmeric, green chillies and coriander and served with a dash of lemon (nimbu) and deep fried namkeen/sev. The poha and the syrupy, crisp jalebi make for an appetising combo, and theRead more about 5 Best Dishes of Bhopal[…]
Around the year 1990, there existed a famous eatery at Ibrahimpura, Bhopal called the Hotel Madina. The legendary hotel served awesome non-vegetarian fair like biryani, boti kababs, bun kababs and bhuna ghost during the evenings. Such was their popularity that they used to sell out within an hour, as Bhopal lapped up the authentic tasteRead more about Chatori Gali Bhopal[…]