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Beyond the Taj Mahal: India needs to highlight lesser known World Heritage Sites; Steena Joy; Yahoo Lifestyle

Today, there are 38 World Heritage Sites located in India – the 6th largest number of sites in the world. Sadly, heritage sites need institutional support to protect the tales from the past.

Source: Beyond the Taj Mahal: India needs to highlight lesser known World Heritage Sites

Rani Ki Vav: Retracing historic footsteps of Gujarat’s ‘inverted step well’; Nivedita Giri; IB Times

The heritage site is said to be designed in the Maru-Gurjara architectural style or an ‘inverted temple’, highlighting the sanctity of water.

Source: Rani Ki Vav: Retracing historic footsteps of Gujarat’s ‘inverted step well’

Rani ki vav – The Inverted Stepwell Temple; HeritageDaily

Rani ki vav is an ancient stepwell temple located on the banks of the Saraswati River, in the Gujarat state of India.

Source: Rani ki vav – The Inverted Stepwell Temple – HeritageDaily – Archaeology News

Pride of Patan: The journey of Rani Ki Vav from a being buried art treasure to the reverse of the new Rs 100 note; Poulomi Banerjee; Hindustan Times

Rani Ki Vav, a stepwell in the little Gujarat town of Patan, features on the new Rs100 note. It was also declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2014. But behind the recognition received by this monument is a story of recovery…

Source: Pride of Patan: The journey of Rani Ki Vav from a being buried art treasure to the reverse of the new Rs 100 note

Culture, selfies, or a really good hill? #travel #India #humor; Barb Taub

India – Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

So much of India is defined by its relationship to water. It’s a symbol for almost every aspect of life from purity to fertility to spirituality.

Source: Culture, selfies, or a really good hill? #travel #India #humor

How to reach Rani ki Vav in Gujarat by Road, Train and Flight; Dilip Merala; India.com

India – Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

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Glory of days past; AutoCar

India – Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

AutoCar drives to the beautiful UNESCO heritage site, Rani ki Vav, in Gujarat in a Hyundai Creta.

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Rani Ki Vav, Patan – UNESCO World Heritage Site; Umang Dave; Tripoto

India – Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

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