General Awareness

FAMOUS HISTORICAL MONUMENTS OF INDIA: General Awareness Part has a special importance in bank competitive exams. Recruitment board main intention behind this is testing the candidate’s knowledge and interest to know the ongoing things in present world as this is very important quality everyone should have. Mostly Bank Exam General Awareness Paper covers the topics from Banking Awareness Part and current affairs part. 80% of this section will contain questions from these parts and rest 20% contains questions from traditional general awareness part. In our observation we found that 1 or 2 questions from famous historical monuments of India are regularly seen in General Awareness section.

Monuments of national importance is made by the Archaeological Survey of India and that includes the following. They are designed based on the ancient monuments of India, the land on which there are no fences or protective covering structures to preserve the monument, a land where there are no fences or protective covering structures to preserve the monument and finally it is also known as the land in ways that people can freely access the monument

Ajanta- Ellora Caves (Aurangabad,Maharashtra) : Gupta rulers

Swarna Mandir (Golden Temple) (Amritsar,Punjab) : Guru Ramdas

Tajmahal (Agra,UP) : Shahjahan

Akbar’s Mausoleum (Sikandra,UP) : Akbar

Bibi Ka Maqbara (Aurangabad,Maharashtra) : Aurangzeb

Aram Bagh (Agra,UP) : Babur

Agra Fort (Agra,UP) : Akbar

Jama masjid (Delhi) : Shahjahan

CharMinar (Hyderabad,Andhra Pradesh) : Quli Qutub Shah

Deewan-e- Khas (Agra Fort,UP) : Shahjahan

Itmad-ud-daula Fort (Agra,UP) : Noorjahan

Moti Masjid (Delhi Fort) : Aurangzeb

Sun Temple (Kornak,Odisha) : Narsimhadeva I

Hawa Mahal (Jaipur,Rajasthan) : Maharaja Pratap Singh

Humayun’s Tomb (Delhi) : Humayun’s wife

Jama Masjid (Agra,UP) : Shahjahan

Jagannath Temple (Puri,Odisha) : Anantvarman Ganga

Jantar-Mantar (Delhi) : Sawai Jai Singh

Moti Masjid (Agra Fort,UP) : Shahjahan

Qutub Minar (Delhi) : Qutubuddin Aibak

Gateway of India (Mumbai,Maharashtra) : British Govt.

Elephanta’s cave (Mumbai,Maharashtra) : Rashtrakuta rulers

Fatehpur Sikri (Agra,UP) : Akbar ??

Ferozshah Kotla (Delhi) : Ferozshan Tughlaq

Jim Corbett Park (Nainital,Uttarakhand) : Sir Malcom Hailley

Jodhpur Fort (Jodhpur,Rajasthan) : Rao Jodhaji

Makka Masjid (Hyderabad,Andhra Pradesh) : Quli Qutub Shah

Red Fort (Delhi) : Shahjahan

Sabarmati Ashram (Ahmadabad,Gujarat) : Mahatma Gandhi

Shantiniketan (West Bengal) : Rabindra Nath Tagore

Shish Mahal (Agra,UP) : Shahjahan

Shalimar Garden (Srinagar,J & K) : Jahangir

Vellure Math (Kolkata,West Bengal) : Swami Vivekanand