The north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh brings in millions of tourists from across the world every year, owing to its captivating scenery. Characterized by snow-clad mountains and serene natural beauty, this ‘Abode of Snow’ is home to hundreds of villages, all beautiful in their own right. Read on to discover a few of the highlights on These Stunning Villages in Himachal Pradesh, India...
Here is the list of top haunted places in India.
1. Brij Raj Bhavan Heritage Hotel, Kota
The 178-year-old Brij Raj Bhavan Palace in Kota, Rajasthan, which was converted into a heritage hotel in the 1980s, has a resident ghost! The gentleman ghost of Major Burton is said to be harmless.
2. Kuldhara Village, Rajasthan
Kuldhara, also known as the ‘Ghost Village of Rajasthan’ is considered to be one of the most haunted places in India. This unique mysterious place needs to be on your must-visit list.. It is said that Salum Singh, the diwan of the region, levied huge taxes because of which it became extremely difficult for Paliwals to survive in the village.
3. National Library of India, Kolkata
The largest library has been identified as the spookiest library.
This treasure trove for bibliophiles attracts the lovers of ghost stories in equal numbers. The story of Lady Metcalfe’s ghost haunting its corridors has been there for quite some time; a lot of testimonies support the story with people reporting the presence of someone simply watching them.
4. Tower of Silence, Mumbai
The name is not without purpose in this case. The place is infamous because of its reported connect with the paranormal. It is used by the Parsi community as a graveyard, where the bodies of the demised are left on the terrace for vultures and other scavengers to feast. The place has been reported as the most haunted place in Mumbai.
5. Khairatbad Science College, Hyderabad
Just off the Khairtabad flyover, there is a ruined building that was once a science college. Due to several reasons, the building was left abandoned but they did not dispose of the bodies in the biology lab. Now, this ruined building is a haunted point of the city with people telling stories of walking skeletons and disturbing noises. The mysterious death of a guard stationed at the building further cemented the ghost theories.
6. GP Block In Meerut: Ghosts Involved In Merry-Making
Ranked among the North India’s most haunted places, GP Block in Meerut is known for its numerous ghosts. Several locals have spotted ghosts of girls in red dresses and ghosts of men drinking right outside the building though none of the witnesses could figure out who these people really were.
7.The Mansion On Residency Club Road In Pune: Screams Of A Lady
The famous ostentatious mansion near the Residency Club in Pune is one of the most haunted places in India. It is said to be haunted by the spirit of an elderly lady who was murdered in her own home, this mansion. Passersby claim to see a shadowy figure of an old lady gazing out of the window and screaming for help. Would you ever visit this haunted house?