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Art and Architecture
The Monuments of the state of Himachal Pradesh reveal crosscurrents of cultural and stylistics exchange along with local innovation in Art. This art has mostly grown out of age-old cultural heritage and numerous religious beliefs. It represents and reveals the many faceted realities of the people living there. It is functional as well as decorative, the result of people’s reaction to their natural environment and hoary civilization.
Monuments of National Importance
This is a list of Monuments of National Importance (ASI) as officially recognised by and available through the website of the Archaeological Survey of India in the Indian state Himachal Pradesh. The monument identifier is a combination of the abbreviation of the subdivision of the list (state, ASI circle) and the numbering as published on the website of the ASI. 43 Monuments of National Importance have been recognized by the ASI in Himachal Pradesh.
|N-HP-2||Laxmi (Lakhana) Devi temple||Bharmaur||Chamba|
|N-HP-3||Mani Mahesh temple||Bharmaur||Chamba|
|N-HP-4||Nar Singh temple||Bharmaur||Chamba|
|N-HP-5||Shri Bajreshwari temple, Badrinath||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-7||Shri Chamunda temple||Chamunda||Kangra|
|N-HP-8||Shri Hari Ram temple||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-9||Shri Laxmi Narian group of temple in Mohalla Hathnala||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-10||Rock sculptures depicting Sita Ram, Hanuman etc.||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-11||Shri Sita Ram temple in Mohalla Bangota||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-13||Champavati Temple, Himachal Pradesh||Chamba||Chamba|
|N-HP-14||Katoch Palace||Tira Sujanpur||Hamirpur|
|N-HP-15||Narbadeshwar temple including the paintings therein as well as subsidiary shrines within the compound wall||Sujanpur||Hamirpur|
|N-HP-17||Temple of Baijnath||Baijnath||Kangra|
|N-HP-19||Buddhist stupa known as Bhim-ka-Tila||Chaitru||Kangra|
|N-HP-23||Rock cut temple with sculptures||Masrur||Kangra|
|N-HP-26||Lord Eligin’s tomb||Dharamshala||Kangra|
|N-HP-27||The Ruins of Raghupur Garh||Jalori Pass||Kullu|
|N-HP-28||Temple of Basheshar Mahadev at Hat||Bajaura||Kullu|
|N-HP-29||Temple of Gauri Shankar with sculptures||Dasa||Kullu|
|N-HP-31||Temple of Gauri Shankar with sculptures||Naggar||Kullu|
|N-HP-32||Hidamba Devi temple||Manali||Kullu|
|N-HP-33||Buddhist Monastery||Tabo||Lahaul & Spiti|
|N-HP-34||Phoo Gumpha||Tabo||Lahaul & Spiti|
|N-HP-35||Mirkula Devi temple||Udaipur (Lahaul)||Lahaul & Spiti|
|N-HP-41||Vice Regal Lodge (Rashtrapati Niwas)||Shimla||Shimla|
|N-HP-43||Monolithic Rock Cut Temples||Masroor||Kangra|
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