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Areal View of Taj-ul-Masajid of Bhopal and the Adjoining Motia Talab

Clicked it from the Airbus. With the mosque, the adjoining Motia Talaab and the Bhopal city is also visible.Welcome change from the foggy scenario of North India experienced in the morning. Taj-ul-Masajid means means crown amongs mosques. It is largest … Continue reading

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Giant Jalebis

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Hinduism and Mayans , Aztec , Inca, Sumerians- Same culture proof?

Certain scholars who have done extensive research on both Hindu as well as the Aztec mythology have expressed a possible connection between these two cultures. However, there is no proof available till today to support these claims and they require … Continue reading

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Faizabad: First Capital of Awadh

Faizabad,  was called Fyzabad in the British period. The city was the first capital of Awadh.it is situated on the banks of river Ghaghra. River Ghaghra is also known as  Saryu River.It was also called Karnali. Faizabad was the first capital of … Continue reading

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