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  • Water conduits system is one of the finest example of water reservoir system constructed by king Aretas IV. This system were constructed to reserve rain water by using finest archeologicaltechniquies which sets the benchmark for the modern reservoir system.
  • New seven wonders of the world kamlesh

    1. 1. NEW 7 WONDERS OF THE WORLD
    2. 2. 07.07.07. The Official New 7 Wonders of the World were announced during the Official Declaration ceremony in Lisbon, Portugal on Saturday, July 7, 2007 7/20/2013 2 New Seven Wonders of the World
    3. 3. WHY? 7 Wonders were chosen because the original list of Ancient Wonders, drawn up more than 2,000 years ago 7/20/2013 3 New Seven Wonders of the World
    4. 4. WWW.NEW7WONDERS.COM 7/20/2013 4 New Seven Wonders of the World
    5. 5. HOW? After 7 years of campaigning and 100 million votes received, the results of the world’s first- ever global vote were announced in random order. They all are equal – there is no rank among the list. 7/20/2013 5 New Seven Wonders of the World
    6. 6. 7/20/2013 6 New Seven Wonders of the World
    7. 7. THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA 7/20/2013 7 New Seven Wonders of the World
    8. 8. THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA  It was built in between 1368 – 1644  Started by first emperor of China , Qin Shi Huang  Over 8,850 km long  Can be seen from space with the naked eyes 7/20/2013 8 New Seven Wonders of the World
    9. 9. PETRA 7/20/2013 9 New Seven Wonders of the World
    10. 10. PETRA  Located at Jordan  Built by King Aretas IV  Established around the 6th century BC  Has rock cut architecture and water conduits system  Chosen by the BBC as one of "the 40 places you have to see before you die" 7/20/2013 10 New Seven Wonders of the World
    11. 11. CHICHÉN ITZÁ 7/20/2013 11 New Seven Wonders of the World
    12. 12. CHICHÉN ITZÁ  Located at Mexico  Built in Between 700- 900 AD  Belongs to Mayan Civilization  Chichen Itza is one of the most visited archaeological sites in Mexico  1.2 million tourists visit this place every year 7/20/2013 12 New Seven Wonders of the World
    13. 13. THE STATUE OF CHRIST REDEEMER 7/20/2013 13 New Seven Wonders of the World
    14. 14. THE STATUE OF CHRIST REDEEMER  Located at Rio de Jeneiro,Brazil  It was Constructed in between 1922 to 1931  9.5 meters tall  5th largest statue of Jesus in the world  It weighs 635 tonnes  Located at peak of 700 meters at Corcavado mountain 7/20/2013 14 New Seven Wonders of the World
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    16. 16. THE COLOSSEUM  Located at Rome, Italy  Constructed by Emperors of Flavion Dynasty  Completed in between 70-80 AD  Capable of seating 50,000 spectators  Largest amphitheatre ever built in the Roman Empire 7/20/2013 16 New Seven Wonders of the World
    17. 17. MACHU PICCHU 7/20/2013 17 New Seven Wonders of the World
    18. 18. MACHU PICCHU  Located at Peru, South America  Built by Incas around 1450  Also known as “City of Incas”  Located at an altitude of 2,400 meters above sea level  Most visited tourist attraction in whole of Latin America 7/20/2013 18 New Seven Wonders of the World
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    20. 20. TAJ MAHAL  Located at Agra,India  Built by Mugal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal  Construction begun at around 1632 and was completed around 1653  Regarded as one of the finest example of Mughal Architecture.  Also known as “White Marble Mausoleum” 7/20/2013 20 New Seven Wonders of the World
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