educratsweb logo


Tourist Places in Osmanabad, Maharashtra

Shri Tuljabhavani Mandir - Tuljapur

Shri Tuljabhavani – Historical Background :

Live Drashan

Tuljapur, the one amongst three and half Shakti Peethas (abodes of cosmic powers) of the state, is situated in Maharashtra, wherein resides the Mother Goddess Tulja Bhavani. She is also fondly revered as Aai (mother) Ambabai, Jagdamba, Tukai by her devotees who throng in millions to Tuljapur for her Darshan and for seeking her blessings. As a divine Mother, she protects her children from the sins of evil desires, selfishness, jealousy, hatred, anger and ego. At the same time, TuljaBhavani symbolizes the power of the Supreme Being that maintains moral order and righteousness in the universe.

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

Dharashiv Caves - Osmanabad

Dharashiv Caves – Historical Background :

The dharashiv caves are situated 8 Kms away from Osmanabad city in Balaghat Mountains. The caves were taken note of by Archaeological Department and mentioned in the book “Archaeological survey of India” by James Verges. There are total 7 caves in the Balaghat Mountain lane. The first cave is without any statue with small open space .The second cave consists of a statue with Artistic work on right side of statue. The art work is of gandharva era. The fourth cave is with open space without any statue inside. The statue in the sixth cave is damaged while the seventh cave has no statue. That this is an ancient place is shown by the caves excavated in the hill at a distance of about eight miles.

These caves were originally Buddhist, but were later converted into monuments of the Jain religion and fresh caves were also excavated nearby. Of this we shall speak later. There are some more Buddhist caves excavated in the hills, about 8 miles from Dharashiva. The earlier of them are referred by Burgess to the middle of the 7th century A. D. Cave No. II is modeled on the plan of the Vakataka caves at Ajanta. It has a central hall measuring 80 feet by 80 feet, with 14 cells for the residence of the Bhiksus and garbhagraha with a colossal image of the Buddha in Pamasana. From the hoods of a serpent spread over its head, it is supposed by some to be the image of the Jaina Tirthankara Parshwanath, but the figures of deer with a dharmacakra between them on the pedestal indicate that it is that of Gautama Buddha. Another cave (No. III) has a hall of 59’ by 59’, closely resembling Cave No. I. Later some Jain caves (No. V and VI) were excavated on the same hill. They are described in the Prakrt work Karakandacariu as excavated by the king Karakanda, who came to know about the earlier caves from the prince Siva of Terapura (Tagara).

The Karakandacariu is a work of the 11th century A. D. so these later caves were probably excavated in the 9th or 10th century A. D. during the age of Rastrakutas. As per the historical survey of caves they were built in 5th century B.C. There is severe differences between historical researchers & archaeological intelligence regarding religion i.e. whether the caves belongs to Buddha or Jain. There is also strong differences regarding the era of when the caves where built. Recently in 1996 with help of World Bank few parts of cave have been repaired.

Ter (Tagar)

22 kms from Osmanabad At the distance of tere villages, ancient civilizations have become clear even today. The ancient region of Terai, known for its regional trade, is known by the name of the famous national saint Gorobakka Kumbhar. The village is old in this village and its temple is on the banks of the River Titanas.

However, some of the temples here are famous for their architectural design. There is an ancient temple of Shri Nrishinha on the southeast side of the village. In front of the village, there is a statue of Vishnu in front of the magnificent idol of Trivikram.

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

Paranda Fort

In 1599, Mughals defeated Nizam Shahi of Ahmednagar. Though Emperor Akbar appointed his officers to look after the kingdom of the Deccan, the Nizam Shah’s officers refused to receive orders from them. They had lost their independence. They declared Murtaza, the son of Shah Ali king and made Paranda Fort, about 75 miles south east of Ahmednagar capital. The site passed several times between them and the Adil Shahis and remained with him for two to three years and was captured by the Adil Shah in 1630. In 1657 it was again captured by the Moghuls and eventually came into the hands of the Nizams of Hyderabad

Naldurg Fort - Naldurg

Naldurg Fort – Historical Background :

Naldurg which was formerly a district headquarter is situated about 50 Kms. south-east of Osmanabad. The fort which is an interesting place has enclosed a surface of a knoll or plantain of basalt rock which is jutted out into the valley or raving of the small river Bori. Along the rest of the cliff on three sides ran fortifications. bastion firmly built out have deseed basalt and are large enough to carry heavy guns. The entire circumference is about a mile and a half.

The interior portion is covered with ruined walls and a half, the interior portion is covered with ruined walls and a vide road running up to the centre. The fort has many bastions amongst which are upli Buruj, which is the height point in the fort paranda Buruj , nagar Buruj, Sangam Burug, Sangram Buruj, Bands Buruj, poone Buruj, etc. Inside the fort there are remains of the walls and some of the building such a Barood kotha, Baradari, Ambarkhana, Rangaan mahal, Jali etc. Though the buildings are in ruins the remains give a impression that there night have been at one time the specious buildings, There are two tanks in the fort known as machali guns amongst which important are the “hathi toph” and magar Toph”, The hathi Darwaza and the hurmukh and the hurmukh darwaza are the main gates of the fort. The most interesting building which connects the fort and the Ranmandala is the dam constructed across the bori river, the dam and the” pani mahal, which is built underaatch and in the middle of the dam were, constructed. During the reign of Ibrahim Adil shah II. The fort is said to have been originally built by a Hindu Raja who was a vassal of the Chalukya kings of kalyani. It was latter included in the dominions of the Bahamanis and was subsequently taken over by the Adil shahi kings of bijapur, from whom it passed in the hands of mughalain the year 1686.A.D.

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

educratsweb.com

Sources https://osmanabad.gov.in/tourist-places/

educratsweb.com

Posted by: educratsweb.com

I am owner of this website and bharatpages.in . I Love blogging and Enjoy to listening old song. ....
Enjoy this Author Blog/Website visit http://twitter.com/bharatpages

if you have any information regarding Job, Study Material or any other information related to career. you can Post your article on our website. Click here to Register & Share your contents.
For Advertisment or any query email us at educratsweb@gmail.com

RELATED POST
1. Tourist Places in Mumbai City, Maharashtra
Siddhivinayak Temple The Shree Siddhivinayak Ganapati Mandir is a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shri Ganesh. It is located in Prabhadevi, Mumbai, Maharashtra. The temple has a small mandap with the shrine for Siddhi Vinayak (“Ganesha who grants your wish”). The wooden doors to the sanctum are carved with images of the Ashtavinayak (the eight manifestations of Ganesha in Maharashtra). The inner roof of the sanctum is plated with gold, and the central statue is of Ganesha. In
2. Places of Tourist Interest in Nandurbar, Maharashtra
Places of Tourist Interest in Nandurbar, Maharashtra Asthamba, Nandurbar Asthamba is the religious place of Nandurbar region and is located in Akrani Tehsil. Asthamba fair held here is considered to be one of the most prominent fairs of tribals from south Gujarat and North West Maharashtra. During Diwali festival, the fair is held for 10 to 15 days. Asthamba is considered as one of the mythological characters from Hindu epic Mahabharata. According to tri
3. Tourist Places in Beed, Maharashtra
Tourist Places Shivaji Maharaj Chouk
4. Tourist Places in Osmanabad, Maharashtra
Tourist Places in Osmanabad, Maharashtra Shri Tuljabhavani Mandir - Tuljapur Shri Tuljabhavani – Historical Background : Live Drashan Tuljapur, the one amongst three and half Shakti Peethas (abodes of cosmic powers) of the state, is situated in Maharashtra, wherein resides the Mother Goddess Tulja Bhavani. She is also fondly revered as Aa
5. Tourist Places in Yavatmal, Maharashtra
Tourist Places in Yavatmal, Maharashtra Sahastrakund Waterfall Sahastrakund waterfall is situated on the boundary of Marathwada and Vidarbha region. One part of waterfall area is covered under Umarkhed Tahsil of District where as other part comes under Kinwat Tahsil of Nanded (Marathwada Region) district. This waterfall is 70 K.M. away from Umarkhed where as 181 K.M. away from district head quarter. Large number of people visits this waterfall in rainy season. Tou
6. Places of Tourist Interest in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra
Birthplace of Lokmanya Tilak Birthplace of Lokmanya Tilak (Bal Gangadhar Tilak ,23 July 1856 – 1 August 1920). He was an Indian nationalist, journalist, teacher, social reformer, lawyer and popular leader of the Indian Independence Movement. He was born in this place and lived there till the age of 10. You can see his old photos, press clippings and various items in original used by Shri Lokmanya Tilak. Thibaw Palace Thiba palace was built by British Government to
7. Places of Tourist Interest in Raigad, Maharashtra
Historical Places in Raigad District Chavdar Tale, Mahad : Historical Chavadar Tale (lake) lies in the Mahad city of Raigad District of the state of Maharashtra. It is well known in world for the satyagraha done by Mahamanav (great person) Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar on 20th March, 1927. The lake measures 100 meters in length, 100 meters in breadth and has depth of 5.5 meters. Its approximate area is about 2.5 acres. Bharatratna Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar along with his followers drank the
8. Places of Tourist Interest in Amravati, Maharashtra
Places of Tourist Interest in Amravati, Maharashtra Tourism-Melghat Important Places Melghat Tiger Reserve is located on southern offshoot of the Satpura Hill Range in Central India, called Gavilgarh hill in the Indian state of Maharashtra. The high ridge running east-west which has its highest p
9. Tourist Places in Solapur, Maharashtra
Tourist Places in Solapur, Maharashtra Barshi BHAGWANT MANDIR AT BARSHI Barshi is famous for the BHAGWANT MANDIR. Bhagwant temple is dedicated to Shri Vishnu. The uniqueness of this temple is that, this is the only one temple of Shri Vishnu all over India having Shri Vishnu
10. Tourist Places in Washim, Maharashtra
Tourist Places in Washim, Maharashtra Tourist Places Poharadevi Temple Poharadevi is one of the importan
11 Section Engineer Recruitment in Maha Mumbai Metro (M3) Operation Corporation Ltd. (MMMOCL) 2020 #Engineering 3 Days Remaining for Apply
Section Engineer Recruitment in MMMOCL 2020 Maha Mumbai Metro (M3) Operation Corporation Ltd. (MMMOCL) intends to appoint qualified and experienced Engineering professionals for the following Government Job Vacancy posts of Section Engineers (Electrical and Mechanical) on prescribed format in Maha Mumbai Metro Operation Corporation Limited. ...
12 Educational talent search program, ALLEN academics young talent search program for students | TALLENTEX 2021 #Scholorship 11 Days Remaining for Apply
Educational talent search program, ALLEN academics young talent search program for students | TALLENTEX 2021For student Studying in class 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th & 10th Stage-1 : Online | Stage-2 : Offline / CBT ...
13 Recruitment of Job vacancy in Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited (MNGL) 2020 #Maharashtra 1 Days Remaining for Apply
 Recruitment of Job vacancy in MNGL 2020 Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited (MNGL) invites application in the prescribed format for following Government Job Vacancy positions of Manager and Officer in various disciplines 2020. Maharashtra Natural Gas Limited, a joint venture Company of two Navratna PSUs viz ...
14 IBPS 10th CRP for Clerk Vacancy Recruitment in PSU Banks 2021-22 #Bank 7 Days Remaining for Apply
IBPS 10th CRP for Clerk Vacancy Recruitment in PSU Banks 2021-22 It has been decided by IBPS to reopen the registration window and invite applications for 10th (Xth) online examination (Preliminary and Main) for Clerical cadre Posts in the Participating Organisations in continuation to the detailed advertisement dated 01/09/2020. ...
15 Recruitment of Consultants and Experienced Engineers in REC Transmission Projects Company Limited (RECTPCL) 2020 #Jobs 8 Days Remaining for Apply
 Recruitment of Consultants and  Experienced Engineers in REC Transmission Projects Company Limited (RECTPCL) 2020 REC Transmission Projects Company Limited (RECTPCL), a Navratna Public Sector Undertaking (PSU)company of Govt. of India invites online application in the prescribed format for engagement of Consultants and Experienced Engineers on a contract basis for a fixed tenure to be posted at various places throughout India (Advertisement no. ...
We would love to hear your thoughts, concerns or problems with anything so we can improve our website educratsweb.com ! visit https://forms.gle/jDz4fFqXuvSfQmUC9 and submit your valuable feedback.
Save this page as PDF | Recommend to your Friends

http://educratsweb(dot)com http://www.educratsweb.com/content.php?id=4410 http://educratsweb.com educratsweb.com educratsweb