India Travel Guide About Rajghat Cemetery

Rajghat Cemetery of Mahatma Gandhi Ji

Delhi which the capital of India is world famous for delicious food & tourism locations. Rajghat Cemetery is one of most famous places in delhi. Rajghat Cemetery is dedicated to great human & freedom fighter M.K Gandhi Ji. M.k Gandhi Ji is known as father of nation in India. Rajghat Cemetery is located on the bank of Yamuna River. A sombre black granite platform inscribed with gandhi ji’s last word ” Hey Ram” now stands here. It is left open to the sky while an eternal flame burns perpetually at one end.Close to it, and east of Daryaganj was Rajghat Gate of the walled city, opening at Rajghat on Yamuna River. Later the rajghat cemetery area was also called Rajghat. Rajghat cemetery has a park adorned with trees planted by visiting dignitaries and heads of state. Rajghat Cemetery is 44.35 acers in total area. Raj Ghat loosely translates to King’s Bank.

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