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Facts About The Gingee Fort Of Tamil Nadu

It is one of the long surviving forts in Tamil Nadu.

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Published: Wednesday, January 25, 2017, 16:09 [IST]
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What stands as a historic structure today was once a ground for several battles and invasions. Today, these structures look like nothing has happened by they carry a bloody history and incredible tales that are interesting. Here is one such fort complex that has been a prominent place for several rulers of ancient India - the Gingee Fort Of Tamil Nadu.

Gingee Fort, also called as Senji Fort, is one of the beautiful forts in Tamil Nadu. This fortress is built across three hillocks in Villupuram district. It is said that earlier there was a mini fort constructed by Cholas but it was later revamped by the Nayaks.

Spaning over three hillocks, this fort has stood the test of times. Today, it is one of the popular tourist attractions in Tamil Nadu. The fortifications, temples and various other parts of Gingee Fort offers a lot to explore.

Shall we take a stroll around this beautiful destination and know more about the tales of its time?

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