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In 1231 Iltutmish captured Gwalior after an 11-month-long effort and from then till the 13th century it remained under Muslim Rule.In 1375, Raja Veer Singh was made the ruler of Gwalior and he founded the rule of the Tomar clan. The Jain Sculptures at Gwalior Fort were built under Tomar rule.The daily Light and Sound Show organised there tells about the history of the Gwalior Fort and Man Mandir Palace.Later in the 1730s, the Scindias captured Gwalior and it remained a princely state during the British Rule.The earliest historical record found at Gwalior is the Gwalior inscription of the Alchon Hun ruler Mihirakula.
From the Kachwaha in 6th century, Tomars in the 13th century, it was passed on to the Mughal Empire, then to the Maratha in 1754, followed by the Scindia in the 18th century.
Chaturbhuj Temple at Gwalior Fort claims the world's very first occurrence of zero as a written number.
May 1858, Lakshmibai sought shelter at Gwalior Fort.
Gwalior was the winter capital of the state of Madhya Bharat which later became a part of the larger state of Madhya Pradesh.
Prior to Indian independence on 15 August 1947, Gwalior remained a princely state of the British Raj with the Scindia as the local rulers.