Naurangabad Mound in Bhiwani
Naurangabad Mound is recently developed tourist attraction which carries ruins of ancient era which were found during the digging of this place. It is declared as Ancient site by the Archeological Survey of India. Naurangabad Mound is now one of the prime locations of interest for the history enthusiasts and they desire to visit this place to gather more information about the lifestyle, culture as well as their utilities. There are many such excavation sites in Haryana State but Naurangabad Mount has more detailed and informative sites of ancient age. This mound is placed near the village of Naurangabad and it has derived its name from this village itself.
About Naurangabad Village
Exploration of Naurangabad Mound in Bhiwani
After the couple of halts in digging process, Archeological team found some of antique coins, tools, toys, sieves, pots, and statues which were 2500 years old. It is believed by the experts of history on the basis of statues, coins, coins mould, and architecture of houses that Naurangabad mound used to be a developed village during the period of 300 BC which was the era of Youdheya, Kushan and Gupta Dynasties.
This research made the department more excited and they took more initiatives to excavate further. They found the complete infrastructure of modern town along with baked bricks, mud bricks, pottery, statues, and various utilities. The team of Archeological Survey of India found houses made of those bricks which are in shape of 18 inches X 9 inches X 3 inches. Due to slackness, previously many proximal villagers took away the bricks of this historical site for constructing their homes. It is unbelievable discovery in the region of Bhiwani which was hidden under the soil for so many years. The collections of this site were displayed in the Jhajjar Gurukul Museum for the people.
How to Reach Naurangabad Mound in Bhiwani
It is 130 km away from the airport and effortlessly reached by taxis and private cabs. Buses from the major cities of Haryana, Rajasthan, and Delhi NCR region ply on regular basis connecting Bhiwani. Tourists can select any of the options to get in the city to see the Naurangabad Mound.