Wonders Of World

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Wonders Of World

  1. 1. WONDERS OF WORLD
  2. 2. Objectives <ul><li>Know about ancient wonders in the world </li></ul><ul><li>Where is that wonders </li></ul><ul><li>The Importance of that wonders </li></ul>
  3. 3. There are seven ancient wonders in the world .
  4. 4. The Taj Mahal <ul><li>It is located in Agra in India. </li></ul><ul><li>The Builder of Taj Mahal is Shah Jehan. </li></ul><ul><li>He is a famous Mogul Emperor. </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Colossus Of Rhodes <ul><li>It is located at the entrance of the harbor of the Mediterranean island of Rhodes in Greece . </li></ul><ul><li>The construction of the Colossus took 12 years. </li></ul>
  6. 6. The Great Pyramid Of Giza <ul><li>It is located at the city of Giza in Egypt. </li></ul><ul><li>It has been built over a 20 years period. </li></ul><ul><li>The monument was built by the Egyptian pharaoh Khufu to serve as a tomb when he dies </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Statue of Zeus at Olympia <ul><li>It is located at At the ancient town of Olympia, on the west coast of modern Greece, about 150 km west of Athens. </li></ul>
  8. 8. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon <ul><li>It is located at On the east bank of the River Euphrates, about 50 km south of Baghdad, Iraq. </li></ul>
  9. 9. The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus <ul><li>It is located In the city of Bodrum (f.k.a. Halicar-nassus) on the Aegean Sea, in south-west Turkey. </li></ul><ul><li>The total height of the Mausoleum was 45 m (140 ft). This is broken down into 20 m (60 ft) for the stepped podium, 12 m (38 ft) for the colonnade, 7 m (22 ft) for the pyramid, and 6 m (20 ft) for the chariot statue at the top. </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Temple of Artemis at Epheseus <ul><li>It is located The ancient city of Ephesus near the modern town of Selcuk, about 50 km south of Izmir (Smyrna) in Turkey. </li></ul><ul><li>The temple served as both a marketplace and a religious institution. </li></ul>

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