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Murud is a small coastal village in the Raigad district of the state of Maharashtra. The village is mainly known for the world famous Murud Janjira Fort, which is famous in history for being undefeated during the invasion of the Dutch and British......Read more on Murud

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Janjira Fort, Murud
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Janjira Fort is a 16th century fort surrounded by the Arabian Sea and is one of the strongest marine forts of India. It was once owned by the Siddi Dynasty and has survived numerous attacks of the British. The fort was built by the Koli Chief in the 15th century and... Read More »
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Murud Beach, Murud
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The 1.75km long beach is one of the famous beaches of Maharashtra. The beach looks like an ornament on the neck of Maharashtra. It boasts of crystal blue water free of any kind of pollution. This attracts many tourists and water sport lovers to the beach. The view of sunrise... Read More »
"Calm and clean beach"Jan 13, 2016 "Peaceful Place"Jan 12, 2016
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sidhi Vinayak Temple, Murud
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The Sidhi Vinayak Temple is dedicated to Lord Ganesh. It is believed that the visit to this temple marks the end of the Asthtavinayak pilgrimage. The ‘sankashti chaturthi’ is celebrated at the temple on every Monday. The Maghi Chaturthi, an annual festival, is also... Read More »
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Murud Janjira, Murud
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Datta Mandir, Murud
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Datta Mandir, situated on top of a hill, is a red-domed temple. Constructed by Swami Bramhendra, the temple has a three-headed statue of Shri Dutta. The three-headed idol represents the trinity, Brahma, Vishnu and Maheshwara. Read More »

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