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Image taken from page 133 of 'Journals kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal. Edited, with introductions, by ... R. C. Temple ... With maps and illustrations' | by The British Library

Image taken from: Title: "Journals kept in Hyderabad, Kashmir, Sikkim, and Nepal. Edited, with introductions, by ... R. C. Temple ... With maps and illustrations" Author(s): Temple, Richard, Sir, 1826-1902 [person] ; Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931 [person] British Library shelfmark: "Digital Store 010058.h.33" Page: 133 (scanned page number - not necessarily the actual page number in the publication) Place of publication: London (England) Date of publication: 1887 Publisher: W. H…

Mayan ruins of Tikal, Guatemala by VisitGuatemala

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Dakshineswar Temple . Calcutta

Dakshineshwar Temple, Kolkata - HDR created with online HDR Software Fotor Rani Rashmoni, founder of the temple The famous Dakshineswar temple which houses the Goddess Kali was founded by Rani Rashmoni following a dream she saw when she was about to start on her pilgrimage to Benaras. A long term plan of the Rani materialized which she had longed to perform when her husband died with unfulfilled wish of constructing a Kali temple. A dynamic woman, Rani Rashmoni took over the administration…

Crowds line the streets as the carriage carrying King George VI on coronation day through Admiralty Arch in central London

This weekend, 75 years have passed since the Queen, then Princess Elizabeth, witnessed her father King George VI leave Westminster Abbey wearing that same crown following his Coronation in the Abbey on May 12, 1937.

The Acropolis of Athens is an ancient citadel built on a rocky hill overlooking the city of Athens. The Athenian Acropolis is a giant ensemble of buildings, with the Parthenon being the famous one. To this day, only several significant ancient buildings remain of the citadel. Pericles, a famous historical figure, coordinated the construction of the buildings that are considered to be the most important ones, like the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechteion and the Temple of Athena Nike. The ...

The Acropolis of Athens is an ancient citadel built on a rocky hill overlooking the city of Athens. The Athenian Acropolis is a giant ensemble of buildings, with the Parthenon being the famous one. To this day, only several significant ancient buildings remain of the citadel. Pericles, a famous historical figure, coordinated the construction of the buildings that are considered to be the most important ones, like the Parthenon, the Propylaea, the Erechteion and the Temple of Athena Nike. The…

KHAJURAHO GROUP OF MONUMENTS: KANDARIYA MAHADEVA TEMPLE • 11th c. • in Madhya Pradesh, India • http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/240

The 'erotic temples' of Khajuraho are a major tourist destination in India and rightfully so. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khajuraho_Group_of_Monuments