Saturday, 14 November 2015

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

(UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India)

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!
Dear readers,
A World Heritage Site is a place (such as a building, city, complex, desert, forest, island, lake, monument, or mountain) that is listed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as being of special cultural or physical significance.
 
There are 32 World Heritage Sites in India that are recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).  Of these 32 sites, 25 are cultural sites and the other seven are natural sites.

India’s first two sites inscribed on the list at the Seventh Session of the World Heritage held in 1983 were the Agra Fort and the Ajanta Caves. Over the years, 30 more sites have been inscribed, the latest being the Great Himalayan National Park in 2014.
To get List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India,

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