gates of Lalbagh Palace, Indore, are replica of the gates of Buckingham
Palace, London. They were casted in England and then shipped to
- Indore has a huge
concrete Cricket Bat statue with names of the players of the Indian
team which won the 1971 series against Gary Sobers' West Indies
team. There many not be many of its kind in the world !
- Rajwada at Indore
is the only 7 storeyed entrance of a Palace.
- 40 feet high Idol
at Bada Ganapati is the largest Ganesh Idol in the world.
- CAT ,The Center
for Advanced Technology is India's main Research center on Laser
- Indore's main Software
Export Oriented Units - Policy Management Systems,Impetus Computing
Systems ,Suvi Information systems, Thyron.
Personalities associated with Indore
- Swar Kokila Lata
Mangeshkar born in Indore ·
- Great Singer &
Actor Late Shri Kishor Kumar was a student of Christian College
- Narendra Hirwani
highest wicket taker in single test, belongs to Indore.
- C.K. Naidu &
Mustaq Ali, the cricket legend of India also belong to Indore.
- Famous comedian
Jhonny Walker, & today's hot star Salman Khan, belong to Indore.
- M.F.Hussain and
N.S.Bendre, famous painters spent some years in Indore studying
art with Vishnu Deolalikar.