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8 Nostalgic Indian Shows that 90s kids used to watch

Those wonderful days when we Indian kids, would come home from school at noon and watch TV while eating our lunch. No one realized...

Ancient Roman amphitheaters: 9 of which still survive

When one thinks of Roman entertainment, one thinks of savage fights between prisoners and animals (as in Gladiator) and chariot races (as in Ben-Hur). Gladiator...

Saqqara Necropolis : 4 pointers to discover the place full of secrets

The ancient site of Saqqara, located twenty miles south of Cairo on the Nile's west bank, where river-fed crop fields give way to the...

Taj Mahal was originally to be built in Burhanpur

An interesting fact about the small town is that it was once thought to be the birthplace of the magnificent Taj Mahal. Mumtaz Mahal,...

Shikhandi: The Transgender Warrior Of The Mahabharata

In a certain way, Hindu philosophy is straightforward at its core. Every person is an everlasting atman who has been embodied (spirit or soul). ...

Asirgarh fort and the legend of Ashwatthama : The Untold story

Asirgarh Fort is a fortress (qila) in the Satpura Range, about 20 kilometers north of Burhanpur in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The fortress...

11 Indian musical instruments that you don’t know about!

Many traditional Indian musical instruments date back hundreds or even thousands of years, as evidenced by ancient statues and paintings found throughout India. Most westerners...

11 Natural and magnificent must see caves in India

India, as one of the world's oldest civilizations, has more ancient wonders than most other countries. Mystical, allusive, and magnificent; ancient caves hidden within India's...

8 Ancient Indian Universities You Did Not Know Existed

One of Indian civilization's defining characteristics has been its never-ending quest for knowledge and wisdom. This trait has seen a slight decline in recent...