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World Heritage Sites in India-32

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Section 1

Question Answer
These are places of importance ofcultural or natural heritage
UNESCO World Heritage Convention, established 1972
India’s first two sitesin 1983 were the Agra Fort and the Ajanta Caves
cultural sites28
Ajanta Caves locationMaharashtra
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Section 2

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Ajanta Caves periodGupta
Ajanta Caves period religion21 rock-cut caves Buddhism
Ellora Caves locationMaharashtra
Ellora Cave religion Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism
Elephanta Caves locationMaharashtra
Elephanta Caves religionHindu(Shiva) ,Buddhism
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Section 3

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Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus) locationMaharashtra
Sun Temple locationOdisa
Sun Temple built by Narasimhadeva I of the Eastern Ganga Dynasty
Great Living Chola TemplesBrihadeeswarar , Airavateshwarar TN
Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram locationTN
Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram built by Pallava
Agra Fort built during reignAkbar- Aurangzb
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Section 4

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Darjeeling Himalayan Railway locationWB
Nilgiri Mountain Railway locationOoty, Tamil Nadu
Kalka-Shimla Railway, Himachal Pradesh
Rani ki vav (The Queen's Stepwell)Patan, Gujarat
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