India has a lot of secrets and stories of Forts, Kings, Queens, Battles and of those who died a painful death. India is a beautiful country yet deliciously mysterious. If you are one of those, who would love to turn the pages and want to know the long sealed and kept hidden secrets about the places in India then this article is for you. Here are few most haunted places in India.

Below Most Haunted Places in India

1. Brij Raj Bhavan Palace in Kota Rajasthan

It is a 178-year-old Palace, which was converted into a Hotel in the 1980s. It is situated in Kota, Rajasthan and said to be haunted. The ghost of Major Burton resides there who used to serve at the time of the British resident. He was killed along with his two sons in the central hall of the building. According to people the ghost of Major Burton does not harm anyone but during a night visit if any of the guards is sleeping he slaps them. Brij Raj Bhavan palace in Kota Rajasthan is among the most haunted places in India.


2. The Shaniwarwada Fort, Pune

This fort is in the city of Pune was built in 1746. It was the seat of the Peshwa rulers. It is believed that place is scary during full moon nights as it is haunted by the ghost of a 13 year old prince who was brutally killed by his own relative. This fort has witnessed various spooky occurrences and the ghost can be heard shrieking in the middle of the night.


3. Ramoji Film City, Hyderabad

It is one of the biggest film cities in the country and it is home to a lot of hotels. There is a secret, that this place was in a land where a cruel battle was fought. It is said to be haunted. Many unusual happenings have happened here like the lights on the top keep falling off, the light men who sit with the lights on the top have been pushed many times. It is said that females are more targeted by the ghosts than males. Many girls have reported an invisible force tearing their clothes off, etc.


4. Agrasen ki Baoli, Delhi

The place is situated in central Delhi and it was built by Maharaja Agrasen. It is now completely dry, but earlier it was filled with black water and it is said that the black water uses to call people mysteriously and ask them to scarify their lives.


5. Kuldhara, Rajasthan

The village of Kuldhara is popularly known to be a deserted ghost village that has been abandoned since the 1800s.It is said to carry a curse of the villagers who vanished from there overnight, after having lived there for over 7 centuries. The village lies in ruins, established in 1291 by the Paliwal Brahmins, who were a very prosperous clan and were known for their business acumen and agricultural knowledge. It has been said that one night in 1825 all the people in Kuldhara and nearby 83 villages vanished in dark. All of a sudden and without any warning. Kuldhara, Rajasthan also comes among most haunted places in India.



6. D’Souza Chawl in Mahim, Mumbai

Owing to D’Souza Chawl, Mahim has acquired the status of being the most haunted place in Mumbai. It is said that a woman fell into the water and died crying for help in the well. Probably that is why most people say that they’ve witnessed a woman lurking around the well and the nearby area.


7. Jatinga, Assam

Having a population of around 2500, this village is popular worldwide for its unexplained phenomenon of bird suicides. Most of the migratory birds visiting the area never leave the village, dropping dead for no rhyme or reason on the streets. The case gets even more inscrutable as these birds always plummet to their death between 06:00 p.m. to 09:30 p.m. on the moonless nights of September and October. These mass suicides only occur on a specific 1 mile by 600 feet strip of land and this phenomenon is said to have occurred year after year without a break for more than a century. Many theories have been offered by scientists to explain this phenomenon, the most popular one being that these birds are attracted towards village lights which later confuse them, along with many others.


8. Delhi Cantonment Area

Usually considered as a beautiful clean and green space, Delhi cantonment area is also known as haunted place its spookiness after midnight. People talk about a woman in white saree, often asking for a lift, sometimes even chasing the vehicle and catching up its speed.


PS. This article has been compiled by studying various sources online and offline. The author is not trying to create rumors or defame any place by writing about it.

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