Tuesday, August 18, 2015

GK - World Heritage Sites in India: Cultural (I)

The World Heritage List of the UNESCO includes 936 properties across the world forming part of the cultural and natural heritage which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding universal value. These include 725 cultural site, 183 natural site and 28 mixed sites.

India has both Cultural and Natural sites. The Cultural sites are:

1. Agra Fort

2. Ajanta Caves
3. Ellora Caves
4. Taj Mahal

5. Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram

6. Sun Temple, Konârak
7. Churches and Convents of Goa

8. Fatehpur Sikri

9. Group of Monuments at Hampi

10. Khajuraho Group of Monuments

11. Elephanta Caves

12. Great Living Chola Temples

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