Gwalior

Published: 10.10.2011
Updated: 17.12.2012

Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India


view larger map

Gwalior

Hindi: ग्वालियर gvāliyar

is a city in Madhya Pradesh, located 122 kilometres south of Agra and 423 kilometres north of Bhopal. Gwalior occupies a strategic location in the Gird region of India. The city and its fortress have served as the center of several of historic northern Indian kingdoms. Gwalior is the administrative headquarters of Gwalior district and Gwalior division.

Gwalior Fort stands on an isolated rock, overlooking the Gwalior town, and contains a number of historic buildings, among them the Jain Temple and Rock Sculptures of Gwalior Fort.

References

Share this page on:
Page glossary
Some texts contain  footnotes  and  glossary  entries. To distinguish between them, the links have different colors.
  1. Agra
  2. Bhopal
  3. Gwalior Fort
  4. Jain Temple
  5. Jain Temple and Rock Sculptures of Gwalior Fort
  6. Madhya Pradesh
  7. Pradesh
Page statistics
This page has been viewed 5107 times.
© 1997-2020 HereNow4U, Version 4
Home
About
Contact us
Disclaimer
Social Networking

HN4U Deutsche Version
Today's Counter: