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Galapagos, Ecuador Celebrates 40 Years As A World Heritage Site

The Ecuadorian Galapagos Islands celebrated 40 years of the declaration of the archipelago as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Ecuador President Lenin Moreno, tweeted on Saturday: "We celebrate one...

70 years after Independence power reaches Elephanta Isle near Mumbai

* Elephanta Caves is a UNESCO World Heritage site * An unseasonal 'Diwali' has suddenly been ushered on the island * The official is hopeful that now, the Islanders...

Rani Ki Vav: A Mesmerising Stepwell Built In The Memory Of A King By His Queen

By Ruchika Verma  Rav Ki Rani in Gujarat is one of the biggest stepwells in India It is famous for its size and beautiful...

Angkor Wat: History behind Cambodian Hindu temple

Angkor Wat: World's Largest Hindu Temple In this article, we will discuss about the "History behind Angkor Wat Hindu Temple", which is the world's largest...

Here are 6 Popular Places in Madhya Pradesh for Perfect Temple Wedding!

July 14, 2017: Weddings are said to be one of the most sacred occasions in India and the temples have served as the divine...

Prasat Preah Vihear: Here is Why this Temple Offers Peace amid Disputes in Cambodia!

Cambodia, July 10, 2017: Prasat Preah Vihear is an ancient Hindu temple that stands in its full glory on the top of a cliff in the Dangrek mountain range in...

ONGC and Unesco Join Hands to get India’s Largest Coastal Lagoon ‘Chilika Lake’ the World Heritage Site Tag

Efforts can finally lead to the declaration of Chilika Lake as a heritage site Shigeru Aoyagi assured that he would put in his...

India’s Connection to Shaolin Temple in China : Here is Why it is the base of Buddhism!

Shaolin temple in China has become a brand, especially after the Hollywood blockbuster Shaolin Temple was released in 1982 The temple was declared...

UNESCO has ‘serious concern’ over the Australian Great Barrier Reef

UNESCO is the cultural body of the United Nations It has urged Australia to save the Great Barrier Reef under 'serious concern' Australia's...

Japan’s men-only Ancient Religious Site Okinoshima (Fukuoka) up for World Heritage status

Tokyo May 6, 2017: A Unesco advisory body has recommended adding Japan's island of Okinoshima, a men-only ancient religious site in Fukuoka prefecture, to its...

Researchers Seek conservation aid to Protect World’s Oldest Mummies in Chile

ARICA, CHILE, October 29, 2016: Chilean researchers are seeking conservation aid to protect a collection of mummified human remains found in northern Chile, the oldest...

HAMPI: The Ancient Capital of the Greatest Hindu Empire Vijayanagara

The World Heritage site of Hampi is filled with lavish Dravidian temples and was the capital of the kingdom of Vijayanagara The great...

UNESCO declares new World Heritage Sites in Norway, Germany, Israel, Britain, and US

By NewsGram Staff Writer During its 39th meeting of the World Heritage Committee, held in the German city of Bonn on Sunday, the United Nations...

Is it right for Sikhs to oppose the inclusion of Golden Temple in World Heritage Site list?

By NewsGram Staff Writer Fearing external intervention in the religious affairs of Sikhs, the community worldwide is vehemently opposing the inclusion of Sri Harmandir Sahib,...

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