HPPSC EXAMS – HP GK – Monuments, Towns

HPPSC EXAMS – HP GK – Monuments, Towns

 

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HP Gk is an important part of all the HPPSC exams like Himachal Pradesh Administrative Services examination, Naib-Tehsildar, Lecturers and others. These series of articles will help the students to brush-up their Himachal Pradesh General Knowledge before the exams. This series of articles are divided into different parts each touching some important topics of HP GK from where most of the questions are asked in HPPSC examinations.

HP GK – Historical Monuments/Inscriptions/Places in Himachal Pradesh

Place/Monument/Inscription

Founder

District

Tank SanghbhanaBijai ChandBilaspur
Rang MahalBijai ChandBilaspur
Hundur FortKalyan ChandBilaspur
Chhatipur FortSansar ChandBilaspur
Jagat Khana SwarghatHira ChandBilaspur
Maukot FortSaleem Shah SurKangra
Nagarkot FortSusharma ChandraKangra
Targarh FortJagat SinghKangra
Shahpur FortBhaktmalKangra
Nadda MahalUmed SinghChamba
Chamba Rang MahalUmed SinghChamba
Loh Tikri Stone InscriptionJasata VermanChamba
Dibrokothi and Saichu Nala InscriptionLalita VermanChamba
Kamla Garh FortSuraj SenMandi
Rani ka Kot FortSewant SenMandi
Damdama MahalSuraj SenMandi
Sarakhpur FortSidh SenMandi
Rawingarh FortVeer PrakashSirmour
Nahan FortKaram PrakashSirmour
Ranital BaghShamsher SinghSirmour
Jatak FortRanzor SinghSirmour
Sheesh Mahal and Moti MahalFateh ChandSirmour
SolahSinghi FortUna

 

HP GK – Important Ancient Towns in Himachal Pradesh

Town

Old Name

Founder

BilaspurBiaspurDeep Chand
BharmourBrahampurMeru Varman
ChambaSahil Verman
DalhousieLord Dalhousie
HamirpurHamir Chand
AlampurAlam Chand
SujanpurAbhay Chand
BaijnathKirgram
KangraTrigarta/NagarkotSusharma Chandra
NurpurDhameri
KalpaChini
KulluKullutaBihangmanipal
MandiAjbar Sen
SundernagarBanedGarur Sen
JubbalDeorhaRana Tegh Chand
RampurRaja Ram Singh
SarahanShonitpur
ShimlaSimlaMajor Kennedy
NahanKaram Prakash
NalagarhHundoor
UnaJaswandoon

 

HP GK – Important Princely States in Himachal Pradesh

State/Dominion

Founder

Present District

Capital

Last Ruler

KehlurBir Chand ChandelBilaspurNaina DeviAnand Chand
ChambaMeru VarmanChambaBrahmpurLakshman Singh
DatarpurDatar ChandKangraMian Devi Singh
GulerHari ChandKangraHaripurBhup Singh
NurpurJetpalKangraPathankotBir Singh
SibbaSibram ChandKangraShyam Singh
TrigartaSusharma ChandKangraNagarkotDhruv Dev Chandra
KulluBihangmani palKulluNaggarAjit Singh
MandiBahu SenMandiMandiJoginder Sen
SuketBir SenMandiBanedLakshman Sen
BhajjiCharu RajaShimlaSunniRam Chand
BushaharPradyumanShimlaKamruPadam Singh
DhamiGobind PalShimlaHalogDalip Singh
JubbalKaran ChandShimlaSonpurBhagat Singh
TheogJai ChandShimlaKrishan Chand
JaswanPurab ChandUnaRajpuraUmed Singh
Nalagarh(Hoondor)Ajay ChandSolanNalagarhSurinder Singh
SirmourRaja RasaluSirmourNahanRajinder Prakash
KeonthalGiri SenShimlaJungaHatendar Singh

 

HP GK – Monuments, Places, Princely States in HPPSC Exams:

HPPSC exams very often contain HP GK questions based on the historical facts like important Monuments, Places and princely states. For Example, the questions below related to the above facts were asked in the past Himachal Pradesh administrative services exam

  • What was the ancient name of SARAHAN?
  • Which place served as the capital of Kullu ?
  • Who was the founder of Chamba Rang Mahal?

Therefore, these HP GK facts are very important from the HPPSC exams point of view.

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