Why should you include Nagpur in your travel diary?
Nagpur is a winter capital and third largest city in Maharashtra after Mumbai and Pune. It has been proposed as one of the smart cities in Maharashtra. Nagpur is 13 position in largest population in India.
A little more insight about Nagpur.
It is a major commercial and political centre of the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra. Nagpur is also known as Deeksha bhumi the largest hollow stupa among all Buddhist stupas in the world. This is the first mass religious conversion in the history of India. Here Dr.Bhim Rao Ambedkar along with nearly 500000 followers converted to Buddhism. it is the largest city in central India and one of the highest literacy rates at 91.92% among all the urban agglomeration in India.
The city has adjudged as the 20th cleanest city in India and the top mover in the western zone as per Swachh Sarvekshan 2016. the city was founded in 1703 by Gonds king Bakht Buland Shah of Deogarh. Deekshabhoomi is the largest hollow stupa or the largest dome shaped monument and an important place of the Buddhist movement is located in Nagpur. In Dussehra followers of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar visit Deekshabhoomi to mark the conversion ceremony of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar.
Everybody Knows that 14th of April Which which is the birthdate of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar is celebrated as Ambedkar Jayanti In Nagpur. Sri Poddareshwar Ram Mandir and Shri Mahalaxmi Devi temple of Takoradi are important Hindu temples in India situated in Nagpur.