Padmanabhaswam Swami Temple Door History Mythology Travel 

What is the mystery of Padmanabhaswamy Temple vault?

Padmanabhaswamy Temple is located in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. The temple is built in an intricate fusion of the indigenous Kerala style and the Tamil style. The Moolasthanam of the temple is the Ananthapuram Temple in Kumbala in Kasargod District. The temple is a replica of the Adikesava Perumal temple located in Thiruvattar, Kanyakumari District to some extent. The principal deity Lord Vishnu is enshrined in the “Anantha Shayanam” posture, the eternal yogic sleep on the serpent Adisheshan. Sree Padmanabhaswamy is the guardian deity of the royal family of Travancore. The…

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Taj Mahal Secret mysteries History Nation 

10 Taj Mahal Secret mysteries you must know

The Taj Mahal is an iconic white marble mausoleum on the bank of the Yamuna river in the Agra city of Uttar Pradesh. Taj Mahal state was chosen as one of the new 7 wonders of the world in 2007.  Taj Mahal is so beautiful that visitors are totally hypnotized by the breathtaking views. Taj Mahal is also very mysterious as there are so many secrets about it. Here is a list of 10 Taj Mahal Secret mysteries you must know. 1. A Black Taj Mahal was planned opposite the white Taj Mahal –  The Black Taj Mahal is a black version of the…

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great wall of India History Travel Trending 

This great wall of India could be longest in the world after China

We all know about the Great Wall of China which is very popular and regarded as the longest man-made structure in the world. Did you know one such wall exists in India which may not be as long as the Great Wall of China but it is probably the second largest wall in the world and known as the great wall of India? We are talking about the wall of Kumbhal fort in Kumbhalgarh which is a Mewar fortress on the western range of Aravalli Hills, near Udaipur in Rajasthan…

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Mountain Lord Hanuman airliftedLord Hanuman airlifted History Mythology 

What happened to the mountain Lord Hanuman airlifted to Srilanka?  

Lord Rama along with his vanara army was fighting the battle with Ravana. In the battle, Meghanada, son of Ravana hurled a deadly weapon at Lakshmana and he fainted and fell down on the ground. Lakshmana was severely injured and about to die, he could only be cured with Sanjeevani booti which is found in mount Dronagiri (Mahodaya) in the Himalayas. Sanjeevani is a magical herb which has the power to cure serious nervous system problems.  It was believed that Sanjeevani herb could be used to prepare various medicines and these…

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Most haunted place History Travel Trending 

Haunted stories and incidents of the most haunted place in India

India is a mystical country indeed, with its numerous forts, forests, and historical sites. Some sites are believed to be haunted by ghosts or spirits. Bhangarh Fort ranks first in the list of most haunted place in India and attracts a lot of tourists every year. As Bhangarh Fort is known for its rich history and paranormal incidents, it is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India for those who want to feel the paranormal activities. The Bhangarh Fort is a 17th-century fort in Rajasthan state. It was…

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Great Wall of China History Travel Trending 

18 unknown interesting facts about Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications built along an east-to-west line across the historical northern borders of China. The wall is made of stone, brick, wood, and many other materials. It was built to protect the Chinese states and empires against various raids and invasions of the outsiders. Several walls were built as early as the 7th century BC. These walls were later joined together and made bigger and stronger, are collectively referred to as the Great Wall of China. The wall built in 220–206 BC…

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TWIN CITY OF INDIA History Travel Trending 

KODINHI – THE MYSTERIOUS TWIN TOWN OF INDIA

Kodinhi is also known as The Twin Town is a small village in the district of Malappuram in Kerala, India. Kodinhi is known for most identical twins in the country. The village is situated around 35 kilometers south of Calicut and 30 kilometers west of Malappuram, the district headquarters and approximately 2000 families live here. Let’s try to decode the mystery about Kodhini, Kerala’s mysterious twin town and reasons for twin births in Kodinhi twins. Photo Credit    Even though India has very low multiples birth (twins, triplets etc.) rates…

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Rats in Karni Mata Temple Bikaner History Mythology Travel 

Why rats are worshipped in Karni Mata Temple

Karni Mata Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to Karni Mata. The Temple is located at Deshnoke, Rajasthan. You can reach the temple from Bikaner, it is approximately 30 KM from Bikaner. The Rats are worshipped here and hence it is also known as the Temple of Rats. Karni Mata was a Hindu warrior sage who is supposed to live more than 150 years. She was born in October 1387 and she is said to be disappeared in March 1538. Her death could not be confirmed. She was also referred…

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History 

22 Unknown Facts about Mohenjo Daro civilization You Must Know

Mohenjo-Daro is an archaeological site in the province of Sindh, Pakistan. The words ‘Mohenjo Daro’ literally translate to ‘the mound of the dead’. The city of Harappa and other important Indus Valley sites were found on a series of the rounded pile, hence known as Mohenjo-Daro. Built around 2500 BCE, it was one of the largest settlements of the ancient Indus Valley civilization, and one of the world’s earliest major cities, contemporary with the civilizations of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, Minoan Crete, and Norte Chico. As of now, it is about…

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