10 Man Made Wonders of the World

1. Great Wall of China

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About Great Wall Of China

  • More than 1 million people have lost their lives during the construction of this wall, became longest cemetery.
  • listed on UNESCO’s world heritage sites.
  • Great wall of China is not at all continuous one, constructed in different sections.
  • The wall nears to Beijing opened for visitors, also most secured section of wall.
  • The height of great wall of China varies in different sections.

 

2. Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt

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About Great Pyramid Of Giza

  • Constructed using 2300000 stones that weighs up to 50 tons.
  • Curvature within the faces of this pyramid exactly matches with the radius of Earth.
  • Discovered three chambers inside pyramid of Giza, Chambers of Kings and Queens and one unfinished chamber.
  • Have many rooms and constant temperature inside pyramid of Giza.
  • The entire pyramid covered using lime stones.

 

3. Taj Mahal, India

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About Taj Mahal

  • Used combination of Indian, Islamic and Persian style of architecture for Taj Mahal.
  • Taj Mahal appears in different colors at different time intervals of a day.
  • All sides of Taj Mahal are perefectly identical one.
  • Can found many precious stones within the wall of Taj Mahal.
  • Situated in 17 hectors, surrounded by beautiful gardens or more.

 

4. Christ The Redeemer, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

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About Christ The Redeemer

  • It is the 5th largest statues of Jesus Christ in the world.
  • The left arm of this statue points towards north Rio De Jeneiro and right arm points towards south Rio De Janeiro.
  • The stones used for the construction of this statue imported from Sweden.
  • The Jewish builder who actually create the head of Christ The Redeemer converted to Catholicism upon the completion or more.
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    5. Colosseum, Rome, Italy

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    About Colosseum Of Rome

    • It took more than 9 years to complete the work of Colosseum.
    • It is estimated 100000 cubic meters of marbles are used for the creation of Colosseum.
    • The dangerous natural disasters like Earthquake made huge change within appearance of Colosseum or more

     

    6. Easter Island Statues, Peru

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    About Easter Island Statues

    • Mois statues are carved by ancient people of rapa nui between the period of 1250 to 1500.
    • Mois statues are carved using the stones from extinct volcano of Easter Island.
    • Average mois statue have weight of 270 tons.
    • Listed on UNESCO’s world heritage site or more.

     

    7. Bagan Temple and pagodas , Myanmar

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    About Bagan Temple

    • World’s largest concentration of ancient Buddhist temples.
    • Impressive ancient paintings from pagodas.
    • Massive structures of pagodas which representing Buddhist cosmos.
    • Natural erosion continuously changes the appearance of temples of Bagan or more.

     

    8. Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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    About Angkor Wat

    • Spread across 400 square kilometers known as ‘city temple’
    • Marvelous carving of 3000 heavenly nymphs upon the walls.
    • The entire Angkor wat temple was built by using only sandstones.
    • Large scale scenes from Ramayana and Mahabharata in inner walls or more.

     

    9. Karnak Temple, Cairo, Egypt

    Karnak Temple, Cairo, Egypt

    About Karnak Temple

    • Remarkable statues of ancient Egypt still stands in this complex.
    • The entire complex of Karnak temple was built by using only sandstone only.
    • Can see four major ancient temple in this complex, upon them temple of Amun is the largest one or more.

     

    10. Teotihuacan, Mexico

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    About Teotihuacan

    • Pyramid of Sun is second largest pyramid in the world.
    • Can found the texts of both Maya and Zapatoc from Teotihuacan.
    • Archaeologists have discovered Mica in almost every buildings of Teotihuacan.
    • These ancient pyramids built for Gods of Sun and Moon, became religiously significant ancient system.
    • Have discovered many mysterious sphere system, the use of these spheres are still unknown.