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Hampi – History, Must Visit Places & Top Things to do

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          A monument, building or site is considered as a world heritage site, by the UNESCO when there is a threat of destruction not only due to natural causes but also by changing social and economic conditions. Such designated places have outstanding interest and therefore a need to preserve them becomes a cause of utmost importance. One of the prominent World heritage site in India is Hampi, which is located in the Hospet taluk of Ballary district in the southern state of Karnataka. History Hampi is also referred to as the…

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Top 10 Art Forms which are Indigenous to India!

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          Every country is defined by its culture, its practices, languages, cuisine and most importantly its art forms. Art is the ultimate expression of creativity and is brought forth in various ways. India too is home to myriad variations of all of the above. Art originated in India about 5000 years ago sometime during the Indus Valley Civilization. Let us take a look at some of the art forms which have taken root in India and contribute to making India unique. Indian art over the years has been passed down from…

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21 Interesting Facts About Alexander The Great you must know! Around The World History 

21 Interesting Facts About Alexander The Great you must know!

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          History is defined by heroes, their acts which catapult them to fame make textbook material. Their lives are however marked by many normal events much like those any of us experience but somehow play a pivotal role in their future. Outlined here are some facts from the life of Alexander III/Sikandar, one of history’s successful commanders Alexander III, commonly known as Alexander the Great was the King of the ancient Greek Kingdom of Macedon who succeeded his father Philip II. Some facts  about Alexander 1) Alexander was born on July 20,356 BC…

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