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  • Seven wonders of the world refers to remarkable constructions made by human or nature.

    These wonders are listed by the popular guide books and sight seers.

    7 is thought to be a number for representation of perfection and plenty.

    7 wonders resembles ancient civilizations in that time.

    New 7 wonders has defined from time to time:

    7 Wonders of Ancient World (484 305CE)

    7 Wonders of Medieval World (19th 20th Centuries)

    7 Wonders of Modern World (21st Century)



    Wonders of the Modern World was announced in July 7 2007

    1) Great Wall of China (China)

    2) Petra (Jordan)

    3) Christ the Redeemer (Brazil)

    4) Machu Picchu (Peru)

    5) Chichen Itza (Mexico)

    6) Colosseum (Italy)

    7) Taj Mahal (India)

    This list of wonders were announced by New 7 Wonders Foundation in Switzerland

  • Taj Mahal


    The Taj Mahal is located in Agra,India.

    It was built in 1632-1653.

    It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahanin memory of his third wife,Mumtaz Mahal.

    The Taj Mahal is widely recognized as The jewel of Muslim art in India.

  • Colosseum

  • Colosseum


    The Colosseum is located in Rome,Italy.

    It was built in 70 80AD.

    The Colosseum was built by Vespasian and Titus.

    It is also called the Flavian Amphitheatre.

    The Colosseum is in the center of Rome.

  • Chichen Itza

  • Chichen Itza


    The Chichen Itza is located in Yucatan,Mexico.

    It was built by Maya people in between the 9th and 12th centuries.

    It is also known as El Castillo(Spanish for castle)

    Chichen Itza means At the mouth of the well of the Itza.

  • Machu Picchu

  • Machu Picchu


    The Machu Picchu is located in Peru.

    It was built in about 1400.

    In January 2010, Machu Picchu flooded which trapped more than 2,000 local people and more than 2,000 tourists.Machu Picchu was closed temporarily,but it reopened on 1 April 2010.

    It is sometimes called The City Of The Incas.

  • Christ The Redeemer

  • Christ The Redeemer

    (Rio De Janeiro,Brazil)

    Christ the Redeemer statue is closet to Rio De Janeiro,Brazil.

    It was constricted between 1922 and 1931.

    Christ the Redeemer was made from 60,000 pieces of stone.

    About 100 people contributed to make it.

  • Petra

  • Petra (Maan Governorate,Jordan)

    The Petra is located in Maan Governorate, Jordan.

    It was made in 1200Bc.

    It lies on the slope of Mount Hor.

    It remained unknown to the western world until 1812.

  • Great Wall Of China

  • Great Wall Of China


    o Great wall of China was built along Chinas northern border over many centuries.

    o It was to keep out involving Mongol tribes.

    o Great wall was Constructed between 5th century 16th century BC.

    o It is the worlds largest human made structure.

    o Great wall of China is stretching some 4000 miles.

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