World Heritage Day Special: Have a look at India's iconic monuments
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Taj Mahal, Agra One of the 'Seven Wonders of the World', White Marble Mughal Architecture, the Taj Mahal was built by emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife, Mumtaj. It is located at the bank of river Yamuna in Agra. This monument probably is the most recognised in the world for its association with Indian heritage sites.
Ajanta Caves, Maharashtra
Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh Located in Madhya Pradesh, Khajuraho is a famous UNESCO World Heritage site in India. Khajuraho is a unique heritage site which is renowned for a group of Hindu and Jain Temples situated 175 km south-east of Jhansi.
Sun Temple, Odisha
Hampi, Karnataka Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in the Northern part of Karnataka. It lies within the ruins of the ancient, prosperous kingdom of Vijayanagar. The ruins at Hampi are a collection of heritage sites depicting the excellent Dravidian style of art and architecture.