Study Notes on Important Monuments of India | SSC CGL 2017

Dear students, SSC CGL Exam is scheduled in the month of August 2017. At SSC Adda, we are providing Study notes on all General Awareness Topics. today, in this post we are providing information on Important Monuments of India for SSC CGL Tier-1 2017. Sometimes questions are asked from this section.  

Charminar which is a symbolic icon city of Hyderabad was constructed in the year 1591 by QuliQutub Shah. Which is situated on the bank of Musi river. 

TajMahal was built the famous Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan who is also called as Mughal Architect. The construction work of TajMahal Started in the year 1632 and completed in 1653.

FatehpurSikri is a planned fully fortified wall city which was founded by Akbar in 1569. 

Golden Temple (Harmandir Sahib)
Harmandir sahib which is popularly known as Golden Temple is Located in Amritsar, Punjab State India. The construction of the temple was started in 1585 and completed in 1604 by fifth Sikh Guru – Guru Arjan. 

GolGumbaz is basically a tomb of Mohammad Adil Shah and his two wives. This Gumbaz is Located in Bijapur of Karnataka. It was constructed by Adil Shah during 1626 to 1656

HawaMahal was built by Sawai king Pratapsingh and the construction was completed in the year 1799. It is situated in Jaipur. 

This Minar was constructed by Qutub-ud-Din Aibak in 1193 AD 

JantarMantarOf Jaipur
There are total 5 JantarMantars which built by Maharaja Jai Singh of Jaipur. 

India Gate
The India GATE is a war memorial to 82000 Soldiers of the undivided Indian Army who died in the period 1914-21 during the First world war. 
It’s designer Sir Edwin Lutyens and it’s construction started on 12 Feb 1931. 

Khajuraho Group of Monuments
The Khajuraho Group of monuments was during the rule of the Rajput Chandela dynasty. The Temple inscription suggest many of the currently surviving temples were complete between 970 and 1030 CE

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