Sarod Ghar, Gwalior
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Address: Sheikh ki Bagiya, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh, India
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The Sarod Ghar is the other name for the Sarod Museum. It is a one of a kind institution to promote Indian classical music, heritage and culture. Under the supervision of Haafiz Ali Khan Memorial trust, the music lovers and other enthusiasts look into the window of the past and understand the evolution of the north Indian classical music better.
The city of Gwalior is historically very significant and due to its location in the heart of India has always been the melting point of music and culture. The musical tradition reached its peak during the reign of Maharaja man Singh Tomar and then was born the Famous Tansen who adorned the court of Mughal Emperor Jalal-ud-din-Akbar.
The aim of setting up this institution was to increase the respect of classical music in the eyes of people and also to let the people understand the significance of musical instruments and a variety of them that were used by the ancient musicians during their practice sessions.
The museum organizes regular concerts and functions to awaken awareness in the minds of people. The central courtyard is made in the form of an open-air auditorium where concerts and musical gatherings are held. Data support is also provided to its visitors in the form of booklets and magazines.
Sarod Ghar Information
- Recommended time to visit is during the daytime.
How To reach Sarod Ghar by Public Transport
- The nearest railway station is the Gwalior Train Junction.
- The nearest airport is the Maharajpur Air force Base Airport.
Restaurants Near Sarod Ghar
- Delhi Parathewala
- Jain Restaurant
- Chotiwala Restaurant
- Indian Coffee House
- Swaad Restaurant
- Blue Fox
- Amber Garden Café
- Silver Saloon
- Kebab Corner
- Chowpal Restaurant
- Quality Restaurant
- Param Restaurant
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The thing it is mostly famous for is that this was the home of the world renowned Sarod player Ustad Amjad Ali Khan. Now turned to a museum of music. The big let down about this place is the bad traffic at its location. Otherwise the collection of various musical instruments is definitely worth checking out. Sarod Ghar itself is quite beautiful too. It perfectly fits into the list of "places to go" in the historic city of Gwalior.
Home of a great music master ustad Hafiz Ali khan, presently his son ustad amjad Ali Khan is mesmerizing with its sarod. Sarod ghar is a museum of the legacy various maestros his instruments and photos are the unique things we can see here.
Silver sarod is very unique. Very Good place for music lover
ustad amzad ali khan sahab's home .. now converted into a museum .. a must visit for lovers of classical music.
Nice place but not so famous.
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