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India travel: 7 Wonders famous of India civilization

Say about India, is say to the country to a strong religious, diverse customs. And in 2007, in a survey of public opinion across the country, Indians have chosen the 7 Wonders of the most typical.

1. India travel: The statue of Bahubali

Appears from the X century, this is a statue in the nude condition very nicely, made from monolith of Bahubali, a cleric of India.

The statue of Baahubali

The statue of Baahubali

2. India travel: Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple

Harmandir Sahib temple of the Sikh religion, also known as the Golden Temple, is located in the Amritsar city, Punjab province north of the Delhi capital, India. The heart of this temple is the Hari Mandir temple, a magnificent architectural gold plated floating on the water. The temple was built in 1585-1604.

3. India travel: Taj Mahal tomb

Taj Mahal tomb

Taj Mahal tomb

Is an excellent model of Architecture Mogol, a synthetic style elements of the style of architecture Persian, Turkish, India, and Islamic. This tomb was built by Emperor Shah Jahan of Mogol kingdom for the beloved wife Mumtaz Mahal. Buildings were built in 21 years, from 1632 to 1653.

4. India travel: Hampi village

Hampi village

Hampi village

Located in the ancient ruins Vijayanagara, the former capital of the Vijayanagara Empire, the Hampi village called “Ruins city” because it’s keeping a lot of the ancient temples of Hampi, one of the important religious centers of ancient India. The most ancient ruins here have from the 1st century A.C .

5. India travel: Konark Sun Temple

Konark Sun

Konark Sun

Is a temple of the sun god was built in the 13th century at Konark, Orissa, eastern of India. This temple was built in the shape of a giant vehicle with wheels, columns and walls made of stone be carve so skilfully.

6. India travel: Nalanda

Nalanda

Nalanda

Nalanda as a center of higher learning in ancient times Bihar, India, existed from the first century 5-12. It was undergo a Muslim army Bakhtiyar Khilji Turks commanded to devastation in 1193. Today the ruins are located on 14 hectares a large area with buildings built of red brick.

7. India travel: Khajuraho temples populations

Khajuraho temples populations

Khajuraho temples populations

This is a group of temples in India (Hindu and Jaina) is very famous, especially have Lakshmana temple with erotic sculptures, described scenes of human sex. The temple was built in circa 950 – 1050.