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Firozabad , Uttar Pradesh

A part of the Agra division in Uttar Pradesh, this is one of the towns with a lot of past to boast about. One of the towns under the patronage of Emperor Akbar, he is the one who coined the name Firozabad to this town which was previously known as Chandwar nagar. From that very moments onwards there have been many events that have occurred in thistown which has given it immencse significance in the years to come. From Bajirao Peshwa to the Jats and later to the British raj, everyone has had theor share of Firozabad. The on ething this place is very famous for is the many Jain temples that are in this land. Jain temples all over have some of the most exquisite art and carvings and is always a sight to behold. Chadamilal Jain temple, Shri Shuparshnath Jain Mandir in Gher Khokal (Mahaveer Chowk) and Chandprabhu Jain Mandir in Khidki are some of the most famous temples in this region and add glamour and glory toi this place. The oldest Jama Masjid mosque is also located here. This was the first one built by Akbar and is of great significance. The other thing that you should check out while here is the glass. Firozabad has the biggest glass industry in India and it has about 10,000 manufacturing units to boast about. There are some exquisite glass materials that are produced only in here and as for the ladies, they will all be mighty impressed by the beautiful glass bangles that are created here. One of those towns you will never get tired of, drop in here to experience some history and the clink of glass bangles.

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