Why is it called Gateway of India?
It is located at the tip of Apollo Bunder, overlooking the Arabian Sea. Apollo Bunder was used as a jetty in earlier days and later renovated to literally act as the ‘gateway to India’. As the name signifies, this monument served as an entrance point to India for the British Viceroys.
What is written on Gateway of India?
The gateway has an inscription that reads Erected to commemorate the landing in India of their Imperial Majesties King George V and Queen Mary on the Second of December MCMXI .
Who made Taj Mahal?
How old is India?
India: 2500 BC. Vietnam: 4000 Years Old.
Which is known as gateway of East?
Answer: Assam is the gateway to North-East India, dominated by rivers like Brahmaputra and Barak. A large part of Assam is situated in the narrow valley that these rivers have created over the period of time.
Which city is known as gateway of East India?
The Gateway of India is an arch-monument built in the early 20th century in the city of Mumbai, India.
|Gateway of India|
Who built what in India?
GK – Historical Monuments of India
|Taj Mahal||Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan||Agra, Uttar Pradesh|
|Konark Sun Temple||Narasimhadeva I (Eastern Ganga Dynasty)||Konark, Odisha|
|Fatehpur Sikri||Mughal Emperor Akbar||Agra, UP|
|Bibi Ka Maqbara||Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb||Aurangabad, Maharashtra|