Firozabad , Uttar Pradesh
Firozabad, also known as the bangle city boasts of a brilliant array of colours that light up the entire city of Uttar Pradesh. The glasswear units have been working here since time immemorial. The streets have a beaty of our own. It is also known as Suhag Nagar because it has all sorts of bridal wear to dress the blushing bride. The markets flood with dinner sets, show pieces and chandeliers. History has left Firozabad with a number of architectural marvels from most of the dynasties that ruled there which include Ashoka Pillar, Kali Masjid, Begumpur mosque, Bara Khamba, Mahavir Jain Temple and Vishal Jain Temple to name a few.
There are two sandstone pillars too that have the inscription of Ashoka on them. Shopping is always a tourist motive, and Firozabad is the destination! From glass ware to tiny beads, you have it all through these wondrous lanes.