A land of colorful traditions, culture and vibrant geographies, India speaks for itself as a soul-stirring
journey. From its snow mountains, beautiful coasts, gripping natural green to the holiness of spirituality
and different cultural shades defining the raw beauty, India captures the heart of every tourist. Discover
the different facets of this multicolored country as it shapes your vision at every of its fold. With the country's
tourism branched into several forms, India has a chunk for every kind of a traveler.
A brief about India
India is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people,
and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the
south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east.
Home to the ancient Indus Valley Civilisation and a region of historic trade routes and vast empires, the
Indian subcontinent was identified with its commercial and cultural wealth for much of its long history. Four
world religions Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism originated here, whereas Judaism, Zoroastrianism,
Christianity, and Islam arrived in the 1st millennium CE.
India is a pluralistic, multilingual, and a multi-ethnic society. It is also home to a diversity of wildlife in
a variety of protected habitats.
Indian temples are residences to gods and the ways to salvation. Those are enlightenment centers which stir up the spiritual energy within
the people and let them lead right path of the life. They are also a medium to transfer the heritage of customs, knowledge,
communal life and spiritual duties from one generation to next generation. Temples being cultural centers promotes different
types of cultural arts. Temples being energy centers, transfer universal energy to wellness of people and world's happiness.
The other side of spirituality, temples in India constructed with invaluable vastu and sculpture. Madhurai Meenakshi
temple, Mahabalipuram caves temples, Chennakesava temple at Somanathapura and many more are the examples for the beautiful Indian architecture and
The art of sculpture taken it's peak to make wonders with the constructions. There are many wonderful things that make
every tourist astonishing at them. The hanging pillar of Lepakshi temple, Stationary shadow on Shivalingam irrespective of
sunrise and sunset at Panagal temple, The holy water pool at Mahanandi temple etc. make stunningly surprise to visitors.
There are many temples in India one must see at least once in lifetime. Go, See, Experience and Enjoy!
India is popularly called as mini world. Not only because multiple races and languages but posses all varities of land,
weather and geographical conditions. Himalayas, beaches, hill stations and deserts etc.
South India particularly has numerous tourist destinations includes beautiful landscapes, waters and ghat etc. It is garlanded
by Western and Eastern ghats, which have nature's best places to see, enjoy and spend the time for life time memories. The west
and east coasts have superb beaches, one can pass the time without conscious.
Apart from the mountains, hill stations and beaches there are in-land lakes, bird sactuaries and wild life parks etc. to add
value to one's life after visiting.
Wonders can be classified in two categories, Natural wonders and Man-made wonders. India has both categories numerously.
The stationary shadow on Shivalingam irrespective of sunrise and sunset at Panagal temple. The ever growing Nandi at Yaganti
temple. The hanging pillar at Lepakshi temple etc. are architectural wonders, which are Man-made wonders.
Belum caves, Borra caves, Guthikonda under-hill water pools and Ethipothal waterfalls etc. are examples of many nature created
These wonderful places, whatever the category, will make a visitor astonishing at them and gives memorable experience for life.
India history dates back to 6000 BC, which is ancient to any other history in the world.
The creation period of the holy scriptures Vedas, Ramayana, Mahabharata and Bhagavad geetha is unknown. These scriptures are
inherited just through memorizing and passing through generations for centuries till they are scripted.
There were great dynasties (Mourya, Sathavahana, Rashtrakuta, Chalukya, Moghul etc.) who ruled India for centuries and caused
the shape of today's India culturally and geographically including British era.
Those kings and Emperors not only created several cultures but invaluble constructions like different kinds of forts, temples,
temples, coins etc. throughout India, which are monuments today leaving us with stunning and imaginary about those periods.
Visit spectacular landscapes
Feel the land of spirituality
Learn about historical heritage
Travel through natural wonders
Make holidays to heavenly getaways
Admire awe-inspiring stone sculpture
Explore untold mysteries
Enjoy the arts and culture
Pickup the handicrafts
Taste the local food specials
ghatroads.in - Your compass to the South India Tourism
We are bringing out information and virtual tours about each and every special place in southern part of India - Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala states.
How to Navigate:
Select category in the main menu like Temples, Getaways etc.
simply - Temples, will display all the temples listed in India.
Select state - will show the selected category items in the selected state.
simply - selecting Andhra Pradesh will show all the temples (if temples selected) in Andhra pradesh state.
Select popularity - Preference can be chosen as most popular, popular and
exclusively listed in ghatroads.in
simply - Selecting 'Most Popular' shows only most popular temples in the selected state. If no state is selected
all the most popular temples in India will be shown.
A to Z - option will show the selected items in alphabetical order.