The land of beauty and culture, India, was not simply named ‘The Golden Bird’ without a specific reason. It took years of hard work and dedication of different dynasties, and kingdoms to make India what it was.
The beauty of India lies in its cultural background, the beauty lies in the magnificent remains of the empires that gifted India it’s real values. But is it all lost now? Were the Britishers and western influencers able part India from its heritage and culture?
The answer to all the above is a big no!
There are still many places in India where you can visit, and the places will make you feel everything is not lost yet.
Have a visit to West Bengal, the British capital, in Chanda Nagar, you will find the French colonies just like they left them, in Murshidabad, you will see the history of Siraj-Ud-Daulah come to life, in Darjeeling, the Raj Badi, 200-year-old bakeries, old lanes, trams all from the pre-1947 are always waiting to welcome the visitors.
Next, you may have a visit to Banaras. The places Mirzapur, Ramnagar, Sarnath, Sonbhadra have Chunar Fort, fossil parks dating back to 5000BCE, cave paintings representing the pre-historic era, and the remains of Gupta Dynasty, all of these will help you explore the ‘real’ India.
You may also have a tour to Lucknow, Agra, Rajasthan, Gwalior, Ayodhya, Gujrat, Vishakhapatnam, Pondicherry, Sikkim for a glimpse into Indian history.
The list of where to find the pre-1947s India never comes to end, you may go to any corner of the country, and you will be amazed to know that the country is still holding its history within it.