Monument Mitra scheme

Monument Mitra scheme #GS-01 Indian Heritage For Prelims Monument Mitras The concept of Monument Mitras is part of the Adopt a Heritage Scheme. Corporate entities and individuals can become monument mitras by taking up the responsibility for making our heritage and tourism more sustainable. It […]

Charaideo Maidams

Charaideo Maidams #GS-01 Indian Heritage For Prelims Ahom Kingdom The Ahom kingdom was founded by a Tai prince from present-day Yunnan Province, China named Sukaphaa. It expanded drastically under the king Suhungmung during the 16th century. The Ahom kings ruled large parts of what is […]

Nalanda Mahavihara

Nalanda Mahavihara #GS-01 Indian Heritage For Prelims Nalanda Mahavihara Nalanda was one of the most publicly known and respected Mahaviharas of ancient India. It has been categorised as one of the early universities of India along with other institutions like ‘Vikramashila’ and ‘Taxila’. Nalanda Mahavihara […]

Swadesh Darshan Scheme

Swadesh Darshan Scheme #GS-01 Indian Heritage For Prelims Swadesh Darshan Scheme: Swadesh Darshan Scheme is a Central Sector scheme under the Ministry of Tourism launched in 2014 -15. It has been created for integrated development of theme-based tourist circuits in the country. The Ministry of […]

Paigah tombs

Paigah tombs #GS-01 Indian Heritage For Prelims Paigah tombs Paigah tombs officially called Maqhbara Shams al-Umara, are located in the suburbs of Pisal Banda in Hyderabad. The necropolis is located in a quiet neighbourhood 4 km southeast of Charminar. They are a group of tombs […]