The land of the pyramids Egypt

Egypt lies in the north east corner of Africa. Most of Egypt is hot desert land. Through flows it the mighty river Nile. Every year, during the summer, the river overflows its banks. Fresh water and rich silt or mud is spread over the land. When...

Neolithic man lived during the Stone Age

There are some of them-plastic, paper, steel, wood and so on. But long, long go –many thousands of years ago, there was a time when man learns how to make use of stones. That period of time in history is known as the Stone Age. Neolithic man lived...

Like India, ancient china was a land of farmers. Every year a very important ceremony was held in the temple of heaven on New Year’s Day. Even the rulers took part in this. He thought it was one of his most important duties. The Chinese were...

Nan, an ancient city known for its beauty is situated in the valley of Nan river of Northern Thailand. Nan is capital city of Nan Province, Thailand and city population consists of Laotians (Lan Changs descendants) and tribes (Thai Lue and...

My Trip To Kerala

It was in January of 2006, that we went to Kerala on a pre-planned trip. I and my husband went there on a jolly trip. Our plan is that we visit Cochin, Munnar, Thekkady, Kumarakkom and then back to Cochin. Kerala is well known as “God’s own...

Hyderabad Biriyani is a popular non-vegetarian variety of Biriyani (Rice food). HITEC City stands for the Hyderabad Information Technology Engineering Consultancy City, a technology township in Hyderabad, India. Hyderabad, the very name takes us...

Beautiful valleys in the Himalayas

Indian subcontinent is separated from the main landmass of Asia by the huge range of mountains called the Himalayas. The subcontinent includes countries like Pakistan, Nepal Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and India. India is the largest country in...

Calcutta is a River Port

Calcutta, the city of joy throbbing with life, has charm of its own in spite of being hot, dusty and noisy. Calcutta is linked by water rail, road and air. It is the capital of west Bengal and has a population of more than eleven million people,...

A visit to the garden city

The city was observing `friends of the green’ day. The guide explained to the tourists a group of them to visit the city gardens. As they walked around with saint Ramoji, the clever sage, they noticed that a peel tree was growing right through a...

They were long flowing robes with wide sleeves to protect them from the sun. The women also wear colorful turbans and carry their babies on their back, in a cloth sling. Kano is a caravan town in North Nigeria. See there how farmers live in the...

The miracle bean

What did Edmund Hillary and his team of mountaineers munch as they struggled to reach Mount Everest? What did the astronauts carry with them aboard their spacecrafts? What is the most commonly given gift, delighting the person who receives...

Eiffel Tower - 120 years of pride.

1889 March 31, 1:30 PM. Gustavo Eiffel stepped at the top of the tower in his dream ascending One thousand seven hundred and ten ( 1710 ) steps. He had a flag in his hand. It was none other than the flag of France , one of the developed and...

About my sweet home land

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In ancient India there are many cities and states that have a great influence in our history and very near from our place of residence but still unknown to us.Let’s find out where they lies and what is their historical significance. In sixth...

Polluted Puducherry -- My home-town

Hi friends, through this article i would like to share about my views on Polluted Puducherry and how we can bring back the pollution free environment.             Indian metros are considered to be the most polluted in the whole world. With the...

Australia

  Australia is an enomorous and dry continent. It has massive natural wealth which is unexplored and unwploited. In the beginning, the Australian poets regargded the tropical sky, the hard soil and the landscape as inhospitable to the creation of...

Major Metropolitan cities in India

Cityscapes Mumbai The origin of the name of Mumbai lies in the name of the Hindu goddess Mumbai Devi and Aai which means mother in Marathi. Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra, was earlier, was earlier known as Bombay. It is situated on the west...

RANJIT SINGH AND VIKRAMADITYA

  Ranjit Singh was a brave fearless soldier. He took great delight in battles. He respected the brave and rewarded them. He was a good general that his soldiers loved him dearly. They obeyed his commands and were always ready to sacrifice even...

HISTORICAL PLACE (TAJ MAHAL)

To a lover of art and beauty, very few spots on our vast and wide earth can present as leasing a sight as the Taj Mahal of Agra in India; it is the most glorious tomb that grief ever raised in the memory of love. It holds a high rank among the...

Chennai and Pakistan

January 31 1999 was a day that Wasim Akram would never forget. A day when Sachin batted through an aching back and yet ended up on the losing side. It was the fourth day and India begun the day with 8 wickets in hand and 231 runs to get. The...

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