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Angkor Wat Facts

Angkor Wat Facts

A mesmerizing architectural marvel, Angkor Wat in Cambodia is a temple built in the early 12th century AD. Built as a Hindu Temple, by Emperor Suryavarman II, its religious orientation throughout history has changed according to the religion followed by the rulers of the Khmer Empire. Due to this there were a number of additions(…)

Published On: Monday, November 25th, 2013
Interesting Facts about Terracotta Warriors

Interesting Facts about Terracotta Warriors

Tombs stocked with valuable and everyday items are well known, a case in point being the pyramids built by the Pharaohs of Egypt. However, a tomb with the whole military along with civilians in an extended mausoleum is fascinating beyond words. This one-of-a-kind mausoleum was found in 1974 near Mount Li in the Shaanxi Province(…)

Published On: Tuesday, November 19th, 2013