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Though entry only after special permission

The pillar stands tall within the fort for which special permission is required. The head of the... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
gourmetclub
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Allahabad, India
A quick visit

That's significant in our native country India. And I have waited a long to see that since I wished... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
seeemoumita
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West Bengal, India
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Sep 13, 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

People earlier here used to visit a lot but now a days it's getting obsolete due to crowding of allahabad.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

The pillar stands tall within the fort for which special permission is required. The head of the pillar looks grand in the Varanasi museum .

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

That's significant in our native country India. And I have waited a long to see that since I wished to go to Allahabad.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank seeemoumita
Reviewed April 3, 2017

I tried hard to get inside the monument and finally i got those permission. But I was not allowed to take photographs. There is Big Pillar called Ashok Pillar that is really awesome to see and on the pillar there is a Kind Statue and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank sid_ups
Reviewed August 10, 2016

The ashoka pillar is superb structure of mauryan period and kept inside the Allahabad fort. This fort is under the control of Army and tourists are not allowed to go inside without obtaining special pass.

Date of experience: July 2016
4  Thank lotusdiamond
Reviewed May 29, 2016

The place now serves as a cantonment for the army and is out of bounds for visitors. Special passes may be arranged but the process is not a regular thing. Simply put, nothing worth at the place except for a temple

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Dev1972
Reviewed March 20, 2016

This pillar scuplter is kept in Allahabad fort. One can see the great piece evidence of mauryan period of India.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed December 4, 2015

You can find this huge Ashoka Pillar if you are heading towards Allahabad Fort. It has an excellent view.

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

It is a very well maintained Pillar Dedicated to Buddhism built by King Asoka. The Pillar is located in the Allahabad Fort and forms center of a round about.

Date of experience: March 2013
8  Thank Jitendra S
Reviewed June 19, 2012 via mobile

This is actually a pillar constructed by Mughal Emperor Akbar and it has islamic scripts embossed all over it. It is a false analogy as it has nothing to do with the original Ashok's pillar which is at Sarnath , Varansi. However this also forms...More

10  Thank Sadiqe
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