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Rani-Ki-Vav, Patan

by Kirit Mankodi

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Published by Archaeological Survey of India in New-Delhi .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 37 Seiten, [11] Blätter mit Tafeln
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26451092M
OCLC/WorldCa950726455

Rani-ki Vav is not easy to reach using public transport: while coming from Ahmedabad you have to change at least twice, first in Mehsana and then in Patan from where you have to take a taxi or walk around 8 km. It much better to use a taxi driver from Ahmedabad and combine the trip it with a visit to Sun Temple in Modhera.   Reference Books: Rani Ki Vav The Abode of Bodhisattvas and Dakinis, Rekha Rao, Aditya Prakashan. Therapeutics in Indian Sculptures. RankiVav – Patan, Rekha Rao, , Aryan Books International Mudra vijnana – Neelam Pradip Sanghvi, Yogasan – Arun .

Patan is one of the beautiful city of Ki vav in Patan is one of the great historical e of its architecture and beauty Rani ki vav derives lots of visitors across the world every year. Widowed Queen Udayamati decided to build rani ki vav in the memory of her husband king Bhimdev v was belonged to Solanki dynasty. History of Rani ki Vav Rani ki Vav is considered to the oldest and largest step well in Gujarat. The Vav was built during to AD by a widowed queen Udayamati who was the wife of King Bhimdev I of Anahilwada, Patan. The Vav was renovated in that restored its charm to a great extent. The well is built of bricks. It has beautiful.

The Rani ki Vav in Patan, about km. from Ahmedabad, is amongst the finest stepwells in India, and one of the most famous legacies of the ancient capital city of Patan. Rani (Queen) Udayamati commissioned this vav or stepwell in in the memory of her .   Patan’s Sun Temple is one of the best preserved UNESCO World Heritage sites of India. It might be falling under least visited UNESCO World Heritage sites list as well because when I was there, I saw hardly 10 people around. Rani Ki Vav, Patan. How to reach: Patan is about km ( – 3 hours) away from Ahmedabad. You can reach Patan by road.


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Rani ki Vav, Patan Overview Rani Ki Vav or 'Queen's Stepwell' is a distinctive form of water storage system located in the small town of Gujarat called Patan, on the banks of River Saraswati. Believed to be the grandest stepwell in the state of Gujarat, Rani ka Vav epitomises the peak of Maru-Gujarat architectural style/5(68).

Rani ki Patan book is situated in the town of Patan, about 77 miles from the capital, Ahmedabad, a three-hour journey. There are many trains and buses from Ahmedabad to Patan.

It’s open from 8 a.m. Interesting facts about Rani ki Vav in Patan. Rani ki Vav is featured on the new rupee note of India. The step well is decorated with intricate sculptures, big and small.

Rani ki Vav in Patan is the only step well to be declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At a distance of 4 km from Patan Railway Station, Rani ki Vav is an intricately carved stepwell located in the fortified town of Patan. Situated on the banks of River Saraswati, it is one of the finest stepwells in India and among prime place to visit on a Gujarat trip.

Rani ki Vav was built by Rani Udayamati in the memory of her husband Bhimdev I ( - AD) of Solanki dynasty. Items Related to Rani-Ki-Vav, Patan (History | Books) Underground Shrine (Queen's Step-Well At Patan) by Jaikishandas Sadani Hardcover Patan book ) Bharatiya Vidya Mandir, Kolkata.

Item Code: NAF $ Add to Cart. Buy Now. Deal 20% Off. Therapeutics In Indian Sculptures: Ranki Vav-Patan. Rani ki vav was built as a memorial to an 11th-century AD king Bhimdev for his queen Rani Udaymati. It was added to the list of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites on 22 June ([10])Another historical monument of the Patan is Sahastralinga Tank or Sahasralinga Talav is a medieval artificial water tank was commissioned during Chaulukya (Solanki.

Patan is a district in the state of Gujarat, located at kms distance from Ahmedabad (Current Capital of Gujarat). Patan was once the capital of the state in historic times located on the banks of the (lost) Saraswati River. Nestled in the hustle and bustle of the city Patan, lies an “Architectural Wonder” – Rani Ki is also known as “Rani Ni Vav” in Gujarati local dialect.

Rani ki vav is an intricately constructed stepwell situated in the town of Patan in Gujarat, India. It is located on the banks of Saraswati River. Rani ki vav was built as a memorial to an 11th-century AD king Bhimdev I. It was added to the list of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites on 22 [ ].

The vast resources of the royal patroness of the stepwell made it possible for the sculptors to depict such a rich variety of mythological figures, lending to the Rani-ki-Vav an air of sanctity.

References Mankodi, Kirit. The Queen’s Stepwell at Patan. Bombay. ———. Overview of Rani ki Vav in Patan that was the capital of Gujarat for over years between the th centuries. It was constructed by Udayamati, queen and wife of Bhimdeva I () of the Solanki dynasty.

The vav measures 64 m long, 20 m wide and 27 m deep. Entrance to well is from the east. At entrance of well (not in pic) is Kirti Stambh.

What companies run services between Vadodara, India and Rani Ki Vav, India. You can take a train from Vadodara to Rani Ki Vav via Ahmedabad Jn and Patan in around 5h 55m.

Alternatively, RedBus operates a vehicle from Baroda to Palanpur twice daily. Tickets cost ₹. Rani ki vav in Gujarat, India, is a supreme example of the Nanda-style stepwell built in the 11th century AD. Buried and forgotten for centuries, it is now a UNESCO site. One of the most distinctive examples of Indian architecture is Rani ki vav, a remarkable : Ed Whelan.

© Patan, Developed and hosted by National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India. Last Updated: Jun. The Patan city is very beautiful and nice. the major attraction to this city.

one of the best movement of west of this city namely Rani ki vav. the Rani Ki Vav is the oldest and the grandest. Rani Ki Vav or 'Queen's Stepwell' is a distinctive form of water storage system located in the small town of Gujarat called Patan. It is believed that the stepwell was constructed by Rani Udaymati in memory of her husband, Raja Bhimdev.

Designed as an inverted temple highlighting the sanctity of. Tip: Patan is famous for the Stepwell site of Rani Ki Vav, and many our our guest visit Patan from Ahmedabad and also visit Modhera Sun Temple, which is on-route. Nearest Airport/ train station: Ahmedabad Airport and Ahmedabad Junction are the nearest ones.

Places to eat in Patan: A few popular restaurants in Patan are: Bansi Kathiyawadi, near Shidhdhpur Circle. Buddhism in Rani Ki Vav, Patan: A World Heritage Monument - Kindle edition by Rao, Rekha, Udayashankar, Akhila, Eswer, Varuna.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Buddhism in Rani Ki Vav, Patan: A World Heritage Monument.5/5(1). Free & Easy Day Trip to Modhera Sun Temple & Rani ki Vav from Ahmedabad (From $) Private Tour: Patan Modhera Day Trip from Ahmedabad (From $) Private Full Day Trip to Modhera, Patan and Sidhpur with Lunch (From $) Ahmedabad & Udaipur 5 Days Private Tour (From $) See all Rani Ki vav experiences on Tripadvisor/5().

Rani-ki-Vav is located in Patan. When you want to settle in and find a place to stay, check out some of the hotels and other accommodations that Expedia offers in the area.

Staying Near Rani-ki-Vav. Here is our guests' top hotel in the area: The Grand Raveta: This 3-star hotel features a. Rani ki vav patan is one of the only few architectural masterpieces and UNESCO world heritage site which was built by a queen as a memorial to a king. Literally translating to “The queen’s step well”, it was built by Rani Udaymati on the banks of Saraswati river in the 11 th century AD.

Patan is known for two things, Rani ki Vav (Queen's step well) and Patola sarees. Go, visit the Patola saree making unit and see how it is made. Don't miss out on these two during your visit to Patan. If time permits, visit temples, as they also have marvellous and.

small family trip rani ki vav patan by alto | bansi bishnoi - Duration: Bansi Bish views. How To Equip Yourself For The “Corona Era” - Duration: Rani Ki Vav, a stepwell in the little Gujarat town of Patan, features on the new Rs note.

It was also declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in But behind the recognition received by this.