Samadhi Of Rani Lakshmibai, Gwalior
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Address: Phoolbagh, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
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About Samadhi Of Rani Lakshmibai, Gwalior
The queen of Jhansi, Lakshmibai was the brave heart who shook the British Empire in their 1st battle with India. She and her women army fought like there was no tomorrow. They have been an example for all the youths and martyrs of India. The Samadhi or cupola is built in the campus of Phool Bagh in Gwalior. There stands a tall 8-metalled statue of the queen.
Rani Lakshmibai while running from Jhansi on her horse fell here and killed herself to escape the disgrace that could be caused to her if she fell into the trap of the British. It is said that she had a new horse which refused to run across a river. She was cremated here in the same ground where now stands her statue. It is said that she escaped from Jhansi and rode her horse a 100 kilometres in 24 hours till she reached the Fort of Kalpi. She was a very influential figure and so according to her instructions many armies of different places who had gathered there.
Though she died fighting the very second day and the Fortress of Jhansi was taken away by the British, she got an honourable cremation by her subordinates and also lot of respect from the British Chiefs.
Samadhi Of Rani Lakshmibai Ticket Prices
- Entry is free.
How To reach Samadhi Of Rani Lakshmibai by Public Transport
- The nearest railway station is the Gwalior Train Junction.
- The nearest airport is the Maharajpur Air force Base Airport.
Restaurants Near Samadhi Of Rani Lakshmibai
- Residency Mess
- Kohli Ka Dhaba
- Sharma Dhaba
- unit Officer’s Mess
- BDE Officer’s Mess
- Yankeej Restaurnt
- Delhi Parathewala
- Jain Restaurant
- Chotiwala Restaurant
- Indian Coffee House
- Swaad Restaurant
- Blue Fox
- Amber Garden Café
- Kebab Corner
- Chowpal Restaurant
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