World heritage sites of india

RED FORT NEW DELHI
1. It was built as a palace fort of Shahjahanabad in the 16th century, and is considered the zenith of Mughal creativity in architecture. .....
GROUP OF MONUMENTS AT PATTADAKAL KARNATAKA
2. Representative of eclectic art in the 7th and 8th centuries, the temples are a harmonious blend of Hindu and Jain styles. .....
TAJ MAHAL AGRA UTTAR PRADESH
3. Symbol of love, one of the first things people think about when talking about India and a jewel of Muslim art in India, the Taj Mahal was built in the 17th century. .....
RANI KI VAV PATAN GUJARAT
4. This 11th century stepwell is an excellent example of Indian architecture. Designed as an inverted temple, the symbolism in the carvings show the depth of knowledge and spirituality that existed at the time. .....
KHAJURAHO TEMPLES KHAJURAHO MADHYA PRADESH
5. Built during the Chandella dynasty, these temples are an amalgamation of Hindu and Jain styles of architecture. The Khajuraho temples are particularly famous across the world for the depiction of erotic figurines on its fa?ade. .....
GROUP OF MONUMENTS HAMPI KARNATAKA
6. The group of temples at Hampi are dated between 14th and 16th centuries and are spread over 24 hectares of land. Of special note here are the Ganesha (in pic) and Krishna temple complex. .....
DARJEELING HIMALAYAN RAILWAY DARJEELING WEST BENGAL
7. This Toy Train along with the Shimla Kalka line and the Nilgiri Mountain railway comprise the mountain railway network of India that has been enlisted as a world heritage. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway was the first of the three that started operations in 1881. .....
GREAT LIVING CHOLA TEMPLES TAMIL NADU
8. This complex consists of three temples Brihadisvara Temple at Thanjavur, the Brihadisvara Temple at Gangaikondacholisvaram and the Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram built between the 11th and 12th centuries. .....
HUMANYUNS TOMB
9. HUMANYUNS TOMB .....
SANCHI STUPA AND OTHER BUDDHIST MONUMENTS SANCHI MADHYA PRADESH
10. About 40km from Bhopal, Sanchi has a collection of Buddhist monuments dating back to the 2nd and 1st centuries BC. It is said to be the oldest Buddhist sanctuary in existence. .....
SUN TEMPLE KONARK ODISHA
11. The Konark temple is famous for its representation of the Sun Gods chariot with 24 wheels, led by six horses. The temple is on the shores of the Bay of Bengal and provides a stunning view against an equally luscious backdrop. .....
QUTAB MINAR DELHI
12. Built in the 13th century, the red sandstone tower of Qutb Minar is 72.5 m high and is one of Delhis iconic monuments and a mustvisit for every tourist. .....
ELEPHANTA CAVES MUMBAI MAHARASHTRA
13. The Elephanta Caves are a network of sculpted caves on the Elephanta Island in Mumbai Harbour. It can be reached by ferries running all through the day from Mumbai. .....
CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS MUMBAI MAHARASHTRA
14. This iconic railway station is also known as Victoria Terminus, and features a seamless and stunning blend of Victorian Italianate Gothic Revival and traditional Mughal styles of architecture. .....
CHAMPANERPAVAGADH ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARK GUJARAT
15. The archaeological park dates back to the regional capital city built by Mehmud Begda in the 16th century. It represents a perfect blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture that later inspired much of later mosque architecture in India. .....
JANTAR MANTAR JAIPUR RAJASTHAN
16. A collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Raja Sawai Jai Singh II, is one of the largest observatories of the world. .....
ROCK SHELTERS OF BHIMBETKA MADHYA PRADESH
17. These are an archaeological site of the Paleolithic Age, exhibiting the earliest traces of human life on the Indian subcontinent. These caves were declared a world heritage site in 2003. .....
FATEHPUR SIKRI UTTAR PRADESH
18. Founded in 1569 by the Mughal emperor Akbar, Fatehpur Sikri served as the capital of the Mughal Empire from 1571 to 1585. The complex still stands as one of the finest examples of Mughal architecture from Akbars time. .....
JAISALMER FORT RAJASTHAN
19. Part of the six hill forts of Rajasthan that have been declared world heritage sites by UNESCO, Jaisalmer Fort is one of the largest fortifications of the world. .....
GROUP OF MONUMENTS AT MAHABALIPURAM TAMIL NADU
20. This group of temples were founded by the Pallava kings and carved out of rock along the Coromandel coast in the 7th and 8th centuries. .....
AJANTA CAVES MAHARASHTRA
21. These caves include paintings and sculptures described by the Archaeological Survey of India as the finest surviving examples of Indian art, which are masterpieces of Buddhist religious art. .....
ELLORA CAVES MAHARASHTRA
22. Ellora is an archaeological site, 29km from Aurangabad in Maharashtra. Its monumental caves 34 of them, in fact were carved as Buddhist, Hindu and Jain temples between the 5th and 10th centuries. .....
BASILICA OF BOM JESUS GOA
23. The Basilica of Bom Jesus holds the mortal remains of St Francis Xavier, and is located in Old Goa. The basilica is considered to be one of the best examples of baroque architecture in India. .....
AGRA FORT UTTAR PRADESH
24. Although not as famous as its neighbour, the Taj Mahal, the 16thcentury Mughal monument is also known as the Red Fort of Agra. .....
MAHABODHI TEMPLE BODH GAYA
25. The Mahabodhi Temple complex is one of the four Holy sites of Buddhism. The first temple was built by Emperor Asoka in the 3rd century BC, and the present temple dates from the 5/6th centuries. .....
Tips for Perfect Reception Party
Stay in One Place. Have your wedding and reception in the same location. you will spend less on decor as well as on transportation costs for you and your wedding attendants. .....
World Carnival
Harbin Ice and Snow Festival China. The Harbin festival is the largest ice and snow festival in the world, the festival starts on January 5th and lasts one month.Ice and Snow World features illuminated full size buildings made from blocks of 23 feet thick crystal clear ice directly ta .....
Tips to Feng Shui Your Home
Does the round table rule apply here. Rectangular or square tables are OK in the dining room because even though they have corners no one will be sitting in front of a point as they might with a coffee table But if a circular or oval table fits perfectly its an excellent choice Natural m .....
Benefits of Strawberries
Anti anemic. Strawberries can help prevent and fight certain types of anemia, due to their high content in folate, which is essential for the synthesis of hemoglobin, the protein in red cells responsible for carrying oxygen throughout the body. .....
Xmas Makeup Looks
Pretty ponytail. The ponytail might be your everyday hairdo, but you ll be amazed how well it can pretty up your holiday look. Roy Teeluck, a New York City salon owner and expert stylist for Nexxus, recommends teasing the hair at the crown for extra volume before sec .....
Benefits of Cloves
Properties. Clove bud oil has many useful properties, it is perhaps best known for its association with dental practices. For a tried and true toothache relief, add a few drops of the oil to a cotton swab before applying topically to the gums for a much needed r .....
Healthy Nails
Slip into a pair of warm winter gloves before braving the cold. Winter temperatures can seriously dry and deteriorate your nails, so make sure to wear gloves when you go out, says Jin Soon Choi. .....
Festivals India
Janmashtami. Janmashtami, the birthday of Lord Krishna is celebrated with great devotion and enthusiasm in India in the month of July or August. According to the Hindu calendar, this religious festival is celebrated on the Ashtami of Krishna Paksh or the 8th day .....
Wedding
Know your partner well. If there are any skeletons in your closet, speak up now. You will feel better, and you will see if your partner accepts you completely. They might have some secrets to share too. .....
Precautions while using Touch Screen Mobile
Complex screen touch. Our runners iPhone was primarily designed to be as accurate as possible to even the lightest of touches. Such a device needs complex screen touch movement detection. A capacitive sensing screen is perfect for that despite the known limitation that in .....
Rules to play Bungee Jumping
The Jump And Landing. Jump with force and allow yourself to relax completely. You will descend rapidly and will bounce up and down several times at the end of the jump before being untethered by someone at the bottom of the jump. Do not tense up your body. Relaxation will .....
World Flags
Angola. two equal horizontal bands of red (top) and black with a centered yellow emblem consisting of a five-pointed star within half a cogwheel crossed by a machete (in the style of a hammer and sickle); red represents liberty, black the African continent, .....
Astrology
Capricorn Romantic Profile. Capricorn ( Dec 22 - Jan19 ) Romantic Profile : The worker bees of the Zodiac are Capricorns, an ambitious and determined lot who are willing to do what it takes to get what they want. It sounds like this work could be fun where love is concerned, e .....
The Top 15 Manliest Movies Ever Made
Raging Bull. Easily the greatest boxing film of all time, The story of the rise and fall of middle weight boxing champ Jake Lamotta is an absolute masterpiece of filmmaking from director Martin Scorsese. Its also one of the greatif not the greatestRobert DeNiro r .....
Healthy Stomach
Incorporate probiotics into your diet. Probiotics are the healthy bacteria naturally present in your digestive tract. They help keep the body healthy by combating the effects of a poor diet, antibiotics, and stress, says Adams. In addition, probiotics can enhance nutrient absorption, help .....
The Best Cars
VW Beetle Dune Concept. Designed to capture the attention of the younger buyer, this model seems poised to succeed in that regard. The Beetle Dune is the kind of car anyone would want to take to the beach. It has a slightly rounder frame, making it just a bit sportier than .....
Strange Natural Wonders of the World
Devils Postpile California. The Devils Postpile formation, located in extreme northeastern Madera County in eastern California, is a rare sight in the geologic world and ranks as one of the worlds finest examples of columnar basalt. Its columns tower 60 feet high and display an .....
Rules to play Water Skiing
Where to Ski. Minimize the danger of collisions with other boats, other skiers, or fixed objects by staying out of congested areas and well traveled traffic lanes. Avoid skiing close to shore, around bends or in shallow water. Stay out of fishing areas. It is best .....
Ways to look better Instantly
Groom Your Hair EveryWhere. Yes, everywhere.Eyebrows, Ears, Nose, Back, Chest, Balls... Im not saying you need to shave and trim everything away. There is not one formula that works for all guys, but the vast majority of men can benefit from simply being aware and on top of unn .....
Valentines Gift Ideas For Her
North Face E tip Gloves. To text or not to text? Bracing yourself through winter can make this a tough question to answer unless you have touchscreen gloves. We like these from The North Face because they come in cool color options. .....
Annoying Habits You Should Avoid Doing in Public
Sneezing. All we are saying is do your best to keep it inside. .....
Candle Sticks
Bearish harami cross. Definition This is a major bearish reversal pattern which is even more significant than a regular Bearish Harami. The outline again looks like a pregnant woman as with the Bearish Harami Pattern. However now the baby is a Doji. Basically the pattern .....
Best Places to Celebrate Xmas
Paris France. It shouldnt come as a surprise that the city of lights is on this list. With streets lined with lights, the Eiffel Tower shining radiantly, and people enjoying the fantastic atmosphere of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Paris should be .....
Best Mobile phones in the World
OnePlus One. Youve probably never heard of OnePlus... but if you have, youll know why this unknown brand is suddenly sitting at number four of our list of best smartphones in the world. The reason is simple: its a phone that has all the power, specs and function .....
Stellar Photos Of Earth Taken From Space
Texas United States. Texas resembles a jigsaw puzzle with brilliant colors. It also gives you the impression of a tiled floor. The wonderful colors and specks make it look even attractive. The mist adds the flavor to this delightful treat. It appears like that mainly due .....
Forever Young Naturally Exercise
Hand and Foot Mobility Foot reviver. Start by kneeling, then tuck the toes of your right foot under. Step forward with your left foot and gradually take your bottom toward your right heel, increasing the stretch on the back toes. Repeat on the other side. Try this for stiff, tired feet, .....
Flowers
Cineraria Lanata. In the beauty of its blossoms, this species of Cineraria, lately introduced from Africa, by far eclipses all the others cultivated in our gardens, its petals exteriorly are of a most vivid purple, interiorly white, this change of colour adds much to .....
Benefits of Turnips
Turnip Greens as a Goitrogenic Food. Turnip Greens are are sometimes referred to as a goitrogenic food. Yet, contrary to popular belief, according to the latest studies, foods themselvesturnip greens includedare not goitrogenic in the sense of causing goiter whenever they are consumed, .....
Rules to play Cross Country Running
Water Feeding. The Race Directors and course Marshals must supply water to runners during CCAA cross country races but only in a 200 m long zone designated by the Host Convenor and only in such a way that the process of supplying water does not interfere with other .....
Coffee Shops Around The World
Double Tall Tokyo Japan. Just a few minutes walk from Shibuya station, Double Tall is one of the best places to get a decent brew in Tokyo.The beans are excellent quality, but its also known for its elegant latte art In 2008 a barista from the cafe won Japans first ever la .....
Home Remedies
Hair Loss. Apply a little almond oil (badam ka tel) on scalp frequently and massage. .....
Greatest Concept Cars Ever
BMW GINA. The BMW GINA ? a rather torturous acronym for Geometry and functions In N Adaptations ? does away with traditional rigid body materials in favour of a manmade fabric skin that is durable, resilient and able to cope with high and low temperatures. The .....
Baby Friendly Decorations Ideas
Heather and daves eclectic enclave. Meet Chula and Rio, the official greeters at Heather and Daves colorful Bernal Heights home. These affectionate pooches set the tone for this warm and inviting house and its tapestry of color, pattern and texture. Everywhere you turn youll find bold .....
Connaught Place
Agrasen Ki Baoli. This is actually a step well which is 60meters in length and 15 meters in width, located on Hailey Road nearby Connaught Place.This step well is supposed to be constructed by King Agrasen, a character associated with the Mahabharata age in India.The .....
Innovative Products Ideas
New design of serving tray. Serving tray with a release mechanism to put cup/ glass on the table along with a coaster without touching it. Once while serving tea to a guest, Alok spilled over hot tea over him resulting in some burns to his hands and stains on his cloth and the .....
Benefits of Tamarillo fruits
Importance of pruning. Tamarillos produce their fruit on the current seasons growth. If trees are left unpruned, the new fruiting wood gradually extends from the ends of the branches and the laterals, leaving the centre of the tree more or less barren. Frequently the weigh .....
What to Eat in Arunachal Pradesh
Momo. The origin and etymology of momo in Nepal is uncertain but the dish is thought to be rustic in origin. Since this dish was initially popular among the Newar community of Kathmandu valley, one prevalent belief is that Newari traders brought momo techn .....
Valentines Day Dessert Recipes
Eggless chocolate cupcakes. Use this recipe for baking a cake or a batch of cupcakes. I swear they would turn out soft and spongy. This has, by far been THE most successful experiments with ingredients Ive ever had. This recipe exemplifies the saying Simplicity is profound. So .....
Tips to get ready for Exams
Take normal breaks. While you may sense it's best to study for as many hours as possible, this can truly be counterproductive. If you were training for a marathon, you wouldn't try and run 24 hours a day! Likewise studies have shown that for long-term retention of knowl .....
Learn to Swim
Try a flutter kick. The most basic kicks to start with, point your toes out like a ballerina, keep your legs straight, and alternate legs as you make small kicks. You should feel the most flexion in your ankles. .....
Heena Mehandi Designs
Heena Design 17. Another great mehendi design for the Bride.This design will adorn the hands of the would be bride and make them look very beautiful.Traditional motifs and patterns make this a great choice.The inclusion of symbols of the marriage and love like peacoc .....
Most Desirable Women
Amy Adams. Amy Lou Adams is an American singer and actress born on August 20, 1974. She made her screen debut with the 1999 comedy movie Drop Dead Gorgeous. However, she got a big break with the movie Junebug. She has also starred in the Disney film Enchanted a .....
Animal Themed Nail Art Designs
Butterfly nail art 2. You can add beautiful butterflies to your nails. Butterfly nails look fabulous in spring/summer. If you dont have the skill to make butterflies free hand, then you can opt for stickers, water decals or stamping plates. .....
Richest Women in the World
Dannine Avara. This American billionaire is one of four siblings who inherited the late Dan Duncans oil fortune. All her siblings are billionaires. Her father was the richest man in Houston. He died in 2010 when he was 77 years old. .....
Astrology
Gemini Negative Side. Gemini ( May 21 - Jun 20 ) Negative Side : Sometimes the Gemini person tries to do too many things at one time-and as a result, winds up finishing nothing. Some Geminians are easily distracted and find it rather difficult to concentrate on one thing .....
Benefits of Dill Seeds
History. The curative properties of dill have been honored throughout history. The Conqueror Charlemagne even made it available on his banquet tables so his guests who indulged too much could benefit from its carminative properties. Today dill is a noted he .....
Amazing Nail Art Designs For Beginners With Styling Tips
Simple Flower Nail Art Design. Flowers can be created by connecting the Dots mentioned above. .....
Rules to play Parachuting
White Parachutes. These White Parachutes can be decorated with markers or paint. Once decorated, use the colored parachute for games such as the Mushroom, Umbrella and more. Constructed of white rip stop nylon. Each parachute comes with a carrying bag. .....
Global Dial Code
Guinea Rep. Exit Country Code + 224 + The Number The Guinea, Rep country code is 224. The nationality of Guinea, Rep is Guineans.The capital of Guinea, Rep is . Local Telephone Prefix: No trunk codes in Guinea, Rep, just dial direct when calling domestic. .....
Crazy Facts
Wonder Pup. Crazy Animals A pup, named ?Xiao Sa? ('Little Sa') covered 1,138 miles and climbed 10 mountains higher than 13,000 feet on paw alongside a cycling crew. A student, Mr Heng, in Wuhan, Hubei province, had decided to cycle to Llasa, Tibet from Kangding .....
Creative Valentines Day Gift
Sugarfina Sweetheart Bento Box. From gummy butterflies to candy coated dark chocolate almonds, this generous assortment of sweets will satisfy any sugar craving whenever it strikes.The collection comes equipped with a tasting menu that decodes all eight treats and each has a messag .....
Benefits of Cashew
Vitamin Content. The vitamin content of cashew nut kernels shown in Table 4 indicates that 0.5 to 1.4 mg per 100 g of thiamin and 0.58 mg per 100 g of riboflavin, a good proportion of vitamin E and traces of other vitamins are present in cashew. .....
Guglielmo Marconi
Marconis wireless experiments. With Marconis interest fired with ideas of Hertzian Waves. He started by repeating the experiments of Heinrich Hertz who had discovered their existence. These experiments used a spark in a transmitting circuit to induce a second but smaller spark in .....
World Heritage Sites of India
CHAMPANERPAVAGADH ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARK GUJARAT. The archaeological park dates back to the regional capital city built by Mehmud Begda in the 16th century. It represents a perfect blend of Hindu and Muslim architecture that later inspired much of later mosque architecture in India. .....
Tips for Portfolio Photography
Choosing the Shots. The most difficult part of creating a portfolio is selecting the shots. Theres always a huge temptation to just select your favourites, but a photographer isnt always the best judge of their own work as they take into consideration the setting, effor .....
Simple Science
Experiments which grew out of the Voltaic Cell. Electricity: Since chemical action on the zinc is the source of the current, it would seem reasonable to expect a current if the cell consisted of two zinc plates instead of one zinc plate and one copper plate. But when the copper strip is replaced b .....
Management Tips
Team Vision. One of the key factors for a successful team is to work towards a common vision. Discuss and define the vision for the team right in the beginning of the project. The team vision is to ensure that each one of the team members is aligned towards meeti .....
Precautions while using ATM Machines
Be prepared to leave. If you notice anyone or anything that makes you feel uncomfortable at an ATM, end your transaction, secure your cash, card and receipt, and leave the area immediately. Do not stay at an ATM any longer than necessary. Report anything suspicious to a s .....
What to Eat in Tripura
Chasselas. Chasselas blanc is a wine grape variety grown in Switzerland, France, Germany, Portugal, Hungary, Romania and New Zealand. Chasselas is mostly vinified to be a full, dry and fruity white wine. It is also suitable as a table grape, grown widely for th .....
The Lion and Mouse
Lion and Mouse Step 12. The hunter went to his village to find more people to kill the lion. Lion kept shouting for help. .....
Makeover Tips For Eyes
Pretty and Bright Green Eyes. Use a cream or white liner on the inner part of the lower lid and a pale teal or purple based shadow in the crease for brighter green eyes. Add a touch of colored shadow along the top lash line to lightly define the eyes. Use a hint of white shadow b .....
Sunil Bharti Mittal
Lets hear some facts it in his own words. Practice is the real thing, rest is all theory. I didnt go to a B school, instead learnt lessons on the streets and at every opportunity, tried to assimilate, gather and absorb some of the practices that were required to create an enterprise.I dream .....
Awesome Literary T Shirts
The Nights Watch Quote T shirt. The quote fromA Game of Thronessaga says: I am the sword in the darkness. I am the watcher on the walls. I am the fire that burns against the cold. .....
Creepiest Clouds On Earth
Hanging Jesus Cloud. Jesus doing what he does best. .....
Kiran Bedi
Acts of Courage. In the 90s she was transferred to the Tihar Jail, known as the most Notorious jail in India. She alone transferred the jail into a peaceloving ashram by introducing literacy and meditation programs. This act of courage fetched her, The Magsaysay Awar .....
Hanuman Chalisa
Hanuman 28. Aur Manorath Jo Koi Laavai | Soi Amit Jiivan Phal Paavai || Anyone who prays to you for fulfilment of his desires with sincerity and has faith on you, relishes the fruit of good life. .....
Success Tips For Students
Understand that actions affect learning. Successful students know their personal behavior affect their feelings and emotions which in turn can affect learning.If you act in a certain way that normally produces particular feelings, you will begin to experience those feelings. Act like youre .....
Rules to play Shuffleboard
Indoor Equipment. A Shuffleboard can be any distance from 12 22 feet long but is generally an even number of feet in length. The height of the table from the ground should be about 30 inches and the width 20 inches. The surface is polished wood and 6 feet from the .....
World Flags
Clipperton Island. the flag of France is used .....
Best Marwari Mehndi Designs
Designs 5. Those looking for some traditional yet simple mehandi design may go for this one. The motifs used here are traditional with the tips being left open creating a great blend of latest and traditional mehndi styles. We love the unusual motifs and patter .....
Most Powerful Cities On Earth
Beijing. Bearing a population of over 20 million people, Beijing has a powerful economy which tripled from 2004 to 2012. After Moscow, New York, and Hong Kong, Beijing has the fourth highest amount of resident billionaires. .....
Crazy Facts About The Universe
Moving Clocks. Everything we just talked about is very relevant to modern technology. In fact, the clocks in onboard computers and navigation equipment have to take into account the effects of relativity. For example, if you measured the time that had elapsed on a .....
Weird Hotels around the World
Ritz Carlton Beijing. Financial Street, China Located in the citys business hub, in a beautiful 2007 chrome-and-blue-glass tower featuring huge white marble yin and yang sculptures. The interior is reminiscent of an English country manor. Incredible burnt-orang .....
Global Dial Code
Oman. Exit Country Code + 968 + Area Code + The Number The Oman country code is 968. The nationality of Oman is Omanis.The capital of Oman is MuscatLargest Cities in Oman by population: Muscat, Seeb, Salalah, Bawshar, Sohar, Suwayq, Ibri, Saham, Barka, Ru .....
Benefits of Mangosteen
Psychological Benefits. The physical benefits associated with drinking mangosteen juice, there are many noted psychological benefits. Mangosteen juice has been shown to provide relief from a large number of psychological issues including depression and anxiety. There is als .....
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