Though the cities of Indus Valley provide substantial evidence of extensive town planning, the beginnings of Indian architecture can be traced back to the advent of Buddhism in India. It was in this period that a large number of magnificent buildings came up. Some of the highlights of Buddhist art and architecture are the Great Stupa at Sanchi and the rock-cut caves at Ajanta. With the establishment of Hindu kingdoms in South India, the south Indian school of architecture began to flourish. The most notable achievements of the Pallava rulers were the rock-cut temples of Mahabalipuram and the temples of Kanchipuram.
I think that my most favorite animal in the whole world is the dog. The common dog. But I thought it would be more interesting to research about the original dogs, the origin of them, when they lived freely, without the human interference, that is why I am starting with the wolf. The pack of wolfs function as a family. The parents are the alpha couple and they are the only ones that procreates, and the pack is constituted by their sons.
The eagle being the king of the birds had a friend whom he had loved so much above other animals, that friend was Kimnar, the last heir of the King Lion. King Lion's palace in the forest had been the most magnificent far above every other king that had lived in the animal world. His throne was made of timber which had twelve stairs downward and on both sides of the stairs stood two giraffes having cups of wine juice always resting on their
Hypothesis Canned lion hunting has a positive effect on South Africa’s economy but a negative effect on South Africa’s population density of lions. 3. Why is this research important? Canned lion hunting is best known as a trophy hunt where lions are detained in an area that is fenced which increases the likelihood of the hunter obtaining a kill. This is why this research is important, it needs to raise awareness to the plight of lions in South Africa.
The lotus flower is a very important symbol to both religions and it has a stand in the Eight Auspicious Symbols in buddhism. The lotus flower represents divinity, beauty and fertility but it can also be the symbol of life and the ever-renewing youth. Because the
Lions with coats as white as snow used to belong to the world of myth. The first reported sighting of a white Lion by a European witness dates back to 1938, but it was only in 1975 that Chris McBride, an animal biologist, officially verified their existence through photographic evidence in his book “The white lions of the Timbavati”, published in 1977. White Lions, similar to other sacred white animals around the world, are not albino animals. The white lion is a rare phenotype or colour variant of the tawny African lion, with their colour being due to a recessive gene. White Lions have been part of oral African tradition for centuries and have great spiritual significance.
It has naturalized itself in the sand dunes of the New England seacoast. In China, the flowers are used to make tea to improve the circulation and to “soothe a restless fetus”. Tea and Jelly made from the rose hips are a very rich source of Vitamin C. The rose hips of this plant have the highest natural concentration of Vitamin C of any other natural source of Vitamin C, including all of the citrus fruits. For the sufferer of scurvy, the Rosa rugosa is a medicinal plant; for the rest of us, it is a nutritional
Hindus regard everything around them as pervaded by a subtle divine presence, may it be rivers, mountains, lakes, animals, flora, the mineral world, as well as the stars and planets. Even during the time of Ramayana Great importance was attached to the preservation of nature during the Ramayana period. The main importance was attached to aforestation and preservation of life in forests .No one was entitled to kill any animal, bird or even to destroy the forests and to cut down trees unless it was absolutely necessary. Even today Hindu worships cows and them treating as mothergoddess ‘Gaumata’ and
Lotus is a flower that symbols peace, purity, love and immortality. Particularly it is one of the speciality of lotus flower which makes the precious flower as an important icon or symbol in Indian culture and community. This is the clear reason why the design of the Lotus Temple has been inspired by the lotus flower. The temple’s design is like a half opened Lotus flower with 27 freestanding petals which made of pure marble. While designing
The city of Chandigarh stood as a symbol of modern India, and Corbusier’s ideals and principles lead him to create a city true to its location. Le Corbusier’s influence spread throughout India and inspired many great architects – Charles Correa, Raj Rewal and BV Doshi. These three architects, along with others like AP Kanvinde, Laurie Baker are renowned names that come to mind when talking about contemporary Indian