The monuments of Orchha in Madhya Pradesh, India
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Orchha, the city of the Bundela kings
Ancient India was known for the kings and the architecture in their period. It was a time when kings used to show their royalty through the art and architecture of the dynasty. Orchha is one such town that has many monuments and forms a major part of Madhya Pradesh tourism. It was created by the Bundela Rajput, Rudra Pratap Singh (the first king of Orchha). The town was the capital of Bundelkhand province.