Top 10 Haunted Places in India
Mystery and study of unknown has always attracted human. To know the truth behind these mysteries has always motivated people to go and visit haunted places. India is one such country which is full of with historical places with either mythological background or some twisted sad story behind them. Here we give you the list of such haunted places which are known for their haunted stories. So get ready to be scared!!!
Bhangarh Fort, Rajasthan
Rajasthan, a colorful state but full of mystical places!!! Bhangarh, a deserted town of Rajasthan was established in 1613 by King Madho Singh. But this place was soon abandoned by its kin and people after it was cursed by a wicked magician. Ajab Singh, the grandson of Madho Singh ignored the myth of curse and raised the palace to such a height that the shadow of it reached to the forbidden cursed area. Within few days the entire town of Bhangarh was destroyed. Local people says that whenever a house is built near that area, its roof collapse. It’s forbidden to visit the area in dark as who stayed there never returns. Even the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) sign board put up there says, “Staying after sunset is strictly prohibited in this area.”
Brij Raj Bhavan Palace, Kota Rajasthan:
This 178-year-old building was once the property of the former princely family of Kota in Rajasthan. Now it’s haunted by the ghost of Major Burton who served in British Army in 1857 and was killed by Indian sepoys. According to the story told by locals, ghost of an elderly Major Burton can be seen with a cane in his hand but he does not harm nay one. Yes but if during night he find any of the guards asleep, Major Burton gives them a tight slap. All I have to say keep up the good work Major.
Dumas Beach, Gujarat:
If you want to hear the stories of sprits while looking at the scenic view, visit Dumas Beach, Gujarat. According to the tales, Hindus used to burn dead bodies on the beach. Many people have reported seeing paranormal activities in this area. Local says that they hear strange whispers on Dumas beach. Some tourists have even known to have disappeared while taking a walk on beach in night.
Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad:
This ghostly place was built on the war grounds and said to be haunted by the ghost of dead soldiers. Many paranormal activities have been reported during film shoots. Though, most of the stories are not revealed because of business reasons. Shadows in changing room, torn clothes, whispers and knock on the closed rooms are the common things which are experienced in the haunted Ramoji Film City.
D`Souza Chawl of Mahim, Mumbai:
This buzzing city is also a home to ghost. A well in the D`souza Chawl area of Mahim, Mumbai is haunted by ghost of a woman who used to live in that area and fell to her death in the well while getting water. Many people claim to have seen her near that same well during nights. You can also experience when you visit Mumbai and not to worry as she is harmless.
Shaniwarwada Fort, Pune:
This fort has a sad haunted tale attached to it. According to the tale told by local people, Shaniwarwada Fort witnessed the assignation of a young 13 year old price. It’s believed that his ghost still haunts the Shaniwarwada Fort and many people heard shrieking in the middle of the night.
Thane – Vrindavan Society:
It’s said that once a man committed a suicide in Vrindavan Society Building No. 66. From that day the place is haunted by the ghost of that man. The security guards patrolling the area many times reported about mysterious happening in this area. Even once a guard was slapped really hard while sleeping.
GP block – Meerut:
Although this place is a quiet place of Uttar Pradesh but the GP block is known for being haunted for a very long period of time. On many occasions a sight of four guys have seen sitting inside a house in candle light and drinking beer. Some even saw a girl in red dress coming out of the house. This house is double storied is abandon for a long time still people see a boy sitting on a roof top and getting disappeared after some time.
Delhi – Delhi Cantt:
The capital of India, Delhi is even haunted by a ghost. The area is covered with green and lush trees where most of the time people see a lady wearing a white sari asking for lift. If you refuse to give her lift, she will start running with the same speed. To believe it, you need to visit this place. So, planning to take a ride to Delhi Cantt? Whatever you do….. Don’t Stop.
Dow Hill, Kurseong, West Bengal:
This forest has witnessed many numbers of murders making the whole area spooky. Victoria Boys School which is near to this area is also haunted. People have heard footsteps in the corridors during the December-March vacations. Wood cutters of this area have seen a headless boy running and disappearing into the trees. Dow Hill, Kurseong is considered to be the most haunted places in India.
So, next time you when you miss doing something thrilling in your life, try visiting these haunted places in night.