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LEGEND OF SPARTA: WHERE THE HEROES WERE BORN

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  Sparta, which we are very familiar with thanks to hollywood movies or Lacedaemon was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece. Around 650 BC, it rose to become the dominant military land-power in ancient Greece. Given its military pre-eminence, Sparta was recognized as the overall leader of the combined Greek …

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GIANTS THAT ONCE LIVED ON EARTH

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GIANTS THAT ONCE LIVED ON EARTH Giganotosaurus (meaning “giant southern lizard/giant reptile of the South “), is a genus of carcharodontosaurid dinosaurs that lived in what is now Argentina during the early Cenomanian age of the Late Cretaceous Period, approximately some 99.6 to 97 million years ago. It included some …

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THE PYRAMIDS OF EGYPT

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THE EGYPTIAN PYRAMIDS. The Egyptian pyramids are located in Egypt. It is one of the seven wonders in the world. Different static of 2008 said that there are found 118 and 138 numbers of identified Egyptian pyramids. During the Old and Middle Kingdom periods, most of those pyramids were built …

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Tansen – Creator of Indian Classical music.

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Mian Tansen (1506-1589), known as the creator of Indian classical music. He was one of the jewel of Navaratnas(nine jewels) at the court of the Mughal emperor great Akbar. Tansen was born in 1506 A.D. at Gwalior,India.his father was a famous poet and musician named Mukund Misra. Tansen’s childhood name …

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Taj Mahal – The wonder of world

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Have you ever visited Taj Mahal? Do you know What is it? Do you know about the story of this historic building? If not, You can know about it after reading this article. Taj Mahal is one of the wonder of 7 wonders of the world. It is not only a mausoleum or architecture, …

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Great Wall of China

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This is one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The construction started in 5th century and maintained and rebuilt through 16th century. This wall measures length of 5,500 miles, Trenches around 359 km and Natural barriers about 1,387 miles.

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The Statue of Liberty Today

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The number of visitors to the Statue of Liberty said to approximately 4 million in each year. Private boats are not allowed to dock at Liberty and Ellis islands. Therefore the only way on is via the ferry system. There is no charge to visit the island or enter the …

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