Seven Wonder of India:
India is the land of many wonders. In the world, there are many wonders, especially the Seven Wonders of the World attracting the tourists from all over the world. Like that here in India have also its own wonders which have been attracting the tourists not only from India but also from the world. These are the man-made wonders and some natural creation wonders. India has the rich history and the land of the unity in diversity. So here the list of Seven wonders of India.
These seven wonders carried out by conducting the SMS poll among the people of India. Among the seven wonders of India, 4 are the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Times of India chosen these wonders of India.
7. Gomateshwara Statue:
The statue of Gomateshwara built in 10 th century AD by Chamundaraya, the commander during the Ganga dynasty. This statue situated in Sravanabelugula, Karnataka State. Every year thousands of devotees, tourists and pilgrims visit here and pay their worship to the God Gomateshwara. The statue also one of the famous tourist destination places. This is 60 feet height monolithic statue.
6 Golden Temple in Punjab:
Harmandir Sahib is the holy place for the Sikhs and is the prominent Sikh Gurdwara in Amritsar, Punjab State. In 16 th century AD, Guru Arjun Singh built this Guru Dwar. Here the devotees show their religious equality and the Gurdwara has four doors, which symbolize the purity of the Sikhs towards all religious people. In 19th century during the Maharaja Ranjit Singh region, he protected the Punjab region from the attacks outside and covered the temple with pure gold. Now it is a very attractive holy place and also the tourists interesting to visit this place.
5. The White Marble Wonder Taj Mahal:
Taj is one of the seven wonders of India the great attraction places in India. Shahjahan built this great monument after her wife Mumtaz death. The Tajmahal totally constructed with white marble and one of the seven wonders of world. The UNESCO declared the Taj as the World Heritage Site.
4 Hampi The Capital City of Vijayanagara Empire in Karnataka:
Once the village was the capital of Vijayanagara Empire. The city flourished with magnificent attractions during the Krishnadevaraya period. Now Hampi located within the ruins of Vijayanagara. There are many Monuments to see at Hampi, which were destroyed during the Muslim attacks on Hampi City. The place also declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
3. Konark Sun Temple in Orissa:
Konark the Sun Temple is the famous holy place for the Hindus. The the king Narasimhadeva built during his region around 1250 AD. The place also declared as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. Every year many tourists from all over the world visit this place.
2. Ruins of Nalanda in Bihar:
Nalanda is one of the seven wonders of India. During 5th to 12 th century AD, the City Nalanda was famous religious place and the main destination for the students to study. Thousands of Students from all over the world joined here to continue their education. The Nalanda University constructed in the area of 14 hectares. The University was the place for Scholars and Students from Tibet, China, Persia and Greece also. But Turkish Muslim army destroyed the Nalanda University in 12th century AD.
1. Khajuraho Temples in Madhya Pradesh:
Khajuraho is the place for Group of Monuments. It is one of the seven wonders of India. There are many temples in this area which shows us the knowledge also. The group of temples are very famous in the foreign countries also. Many foreign tourists visit this place to fulfil their destination of their journey in India. The Hindu and Jain temples carved with magnificent sculptures. These temples were built between 950-1150 AD.