Interesting facts about Saint Basil’s Cathedral

Saint Basil Cathedral’s full title is the Cathedral of the Protection of Most Holy Theotokos on the Moat. The spectacular Saint Basil’s Cathedral is situation on Moscow’s Red Square, and was bulit from 1555 to 1561. In 1588, Tsar Fyodor Ivanovich added a 9th chapel added on the eastern side to house the grave of … Read more

Interesting facts about Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is a famous mausoleum in India. It is located in Agra, a city in the Uttar Pradesh region of northern India. The height of the Taj Mahal is 73 metres (240 feet). Taj Mahal means ‘crown of places‘. Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan had the Taj Mahal built in memory of his third … Read more

Interesting facts about pyramids

A pyramid is a structure or monument, usually with a quadrilateral base, which rises to a triangular point. Although largely associated exclusively with Egypt, the pyramid shape was first used in ancient Mesopotamia in the mud-brick structures known as ziggurats. Pyramids have been built at various times through many places in the world including  Egypt, … Read more