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Hansi

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Things to do: historic sites
Hansi is a city and a municipal council in Hisar district in the Indian state of Haryana. Its 2011 population is estimated to be 134,568. It is located at a distance of 16mi east of Hisar on National Highway 10. Geographically, it is semi-arid with around 46 cm of annual rainfall. It appears that at one time Hansi was larger, more prosperous and more important than Hisar. The town has several important buildings of archeological importance. It is also a very influential sub-caste of Arain.The CityBarsi gateThe city of Hansi has five gates of entry – Delhi Gate, Hisar Gate, Gosain Gate, Barsi Gate and Umra Gate . The peculiarity of this town is that its altitude increases after entry from any of the gates. Deserts guard this city towards its west .Another prominent feature of this ancient city is its fort. Extended in an area of 30acre, it is square in shape and has security posts in all the four corners. The fort is said to be that of Great King Prithvi Raj Chauhan.Later, son of King Anangpal, Drupad established sword manufacturing factory in this fort, hence it is also called "Asigarh". Swords from this fort were exported as far away as to Arab countries. As per Talif-e-Tajkara-e-Hansi by Qazi Sharif Husain in 1915, around 80 forts across the area were controlled from this centre "Asigarh".During the period of Firoz Shan Tuglaq, an underground tunnel was constructed connecting the present Hansi to Hisar. Gate of fort has figures of gods, and pictures of gods, goddesses, birds can also be seen on the walls of the fort.The entry gate of the fort was built by George Thomas. This fort was declared a Protected Monument of National Importance in 1937 by the Archeological Survey, the present ASI, and is still in good condition, a must visit site for all archeologists.
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