Vijay StambhCurrently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
- Address: Chittorgarh Fort Village, Chittorgarh, Rajasthan 312001, India
- Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: +91-9769624848
- Ticket Price: Free
- Tags: Landmark, Family And Kids, Architecture
Vijay Stambh - Review
Located within the complex of the imposing Chittorgarh Fort, the Vijay Stambh or the Tower of Victory was built by Maharana Kumbha to immortalize his victory over the Muslim invader Mahmud Khilji’s army. Dating back to 1440-1448 A.D. the magnanimous architectural digest is built with red sandstone and white marble and boasts of its nine storeys adorned with sculptures of Hindu deities. It is dedicated to lord Vishnu. There are inscriptions about the rulers of Chittor, the names of the architect and his three sons who assisted him. Take the narrow steps to the terrace to catch the breathtaking vistas of the entire town and the fort.
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Things to Know Before Visiting Vijay Stambh
2.28% of people who visit Chittorgarh include Vijay Stambh in their plan
95% of people start their Vijay Stambh visit around 5 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Vijay Stambh
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Vijay Stambh
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Vijay Stambh, Chittorgarh Reviews
The most amazing thing is , the victory tower is visible from any area of chittorgarh city. For reaching at top floor, there are 157 narrow stairs. On the tower Hindu Gods and Goddesses images are marked. After reaching at the top of tower, anyone can see a great and unique view of the whole city.
Vijay Stambh is also known as Victory Tower. it is victory monument located in Chittorgarh fort. It is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. The tower was constructed by the Mewar king, Rana Kumbha between 1440 AD and 1448 AD. it was Made with red sand stone and white marble and The work on stones is very unique. this tower has a balcony in each stories. It has 9 floors inside.
. The tower was constructed by the Mewar king, Rana Kumbha, in 1448 to commemorate his victory over the combined armies of Malwa andGujarat led by Mahmud Khilji. The tower is symbolof Rajput velour and courage.. One of the biggest attraction in otherwise magnificent architecture of Chittorgarh fort...
Vijay Stambha, Chittorgarh fort It was constructed by Rana Kumbha in 1448 to commemorate his victory over the combined Islamic armies led by Mahmud Khilji. The tower is dedicated to Vishnu.
The Vijaya Stambha is an imposing victory monument located within Chittorgarh fort in Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India. The tower was constructed by the Mewar king, Rana Kumbha, in 1448 to commemorate his victory over the combined armies of Malwa and Gujarat led by Mahmud Khilji. The tower is dedicated to Vishnu. The inscribed slabs in the uppermost story containing a detailed genealogy of the rulers of Chittaur and their deeds is ascribed to Ran Kumbha court scholar, Atri and his son Mahesh. The names of the architect, Sutradhar Jaita and his three sons who assisted him, Napa, Puja, and Poma, are carved on the fifth floor of the tower. The Vijaya Stambha is a remarkable example of religious pluralism practised by the Rajputs. The topmost storey features an image of the Jain Goddess, Padmavati. Rana Kumbha also had the word Allah carved in Arabic nine times in the third storey and eight times in the eighth.