Famous Temples in USA

Famous Temples In USA

Famous Temples in USA-Are there too many Hindu temples in America today?

Yes.

A brief count of Hindu-temple websites and the number of temples listed with the “Council for Hindu Temples of USA” reveal a conservative estimate of about 80 temples.

Far too many, in my opinion.i have listed few

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Top 10 Famous Historical places in USA

Famous historical places in USA

Twain House

Location: Hartford

twain house

The people who visits Mark Twain’s house can sense the author’s presence, Burns says. “You walk into the room and you can almost see the cigar smoke. You feel that if you just moved fast enough you could see the white haired man.

Yosemite

Location: California

yosemite

The National park, which Burns considers “the most beautiful place on Earth,” played a key role in our nation’s attitude toward conservation. The act signed by Abraham Lincoln that first preserved the area.

French Quarter

Location: New Orleans

frenchquarter

Visit to see New Orleans’ architecture, its wrought iron fences, and the Mississippi River “It’s not about gaudy Mardi Gras. It’s the Grand Canyon of American history, a station of the cross if you’re American and want to know its history. Visitors can feel cultures clashing, meeting and merging in this focal point of American history.”

The Brooklyn Bridge

Location: New York

brooklyn bridge

It’s remarkable enough that John Roebling’s span over the East River is still in constant use more than 130 years after it opened, but it also shows the energy, optimism and creativity of the age. “It’s one of the most gorgeous pieces of art and architecture of the 19th century,” Burns says. “In an age where most buildings were three or four stories, to have a place where seagulls flew beneath you was a thrill.”

Springwood

Location: Hyde Park, N.Y.

springwood

Franklin D. Roosevelt, who Burns considers the 20th century’s most important president, you have to visit his home, located along a scenic stretch of the Hudson River. “It’s where he spent all his summers. It’s where he came to recuperate. It’s where his family had the fondest memories of being together.”

 Gettysburg

Location: Pa.

gettysberg

America was shaken to its roots at what Burns calls “the greatest battle ever fought on American soil,” when more than 50,000 soldiers were killed, wounded, captured or went missing. “It was so traumatic for the nation that four months later, Lincoln would go on to give the most famous speech in U.S. history, doubling down on the Declaration of Independence.” The museum and visitors centre offers a comprehensive preview, including a film narrated by Morgan Freeman. After touring the battlefield, Burns suggests heading to the national cemetery at sundown.

Independence Hall

Location: Philadelphia

independence hall

It’s hard to overstate the importance of this building, where colonial leaders met and wrote the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. “It’s the place where the United States was born, says. “Try to go on a hot summer day and understand that pre-air conditioning, our founding fathers gathered and tried to figure out how to invent a government.”

U.S. Capitol and the National Mall

Location: Washington

us capitol and national mall

The centre of U.S. political power provides a nearly palpable sense of the country’s storied past and its future. Walking the Mall takes visitors by world-renowned museums of art and history. “It’s one of the greatest places on Earth, and the heart of it is the U.S. Capitol, perhaps the most recognized building on Earth,” Burns says.

Saga more Hill

Location: Oyster Bay, N.Y.

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Theodore Roosevelt experienced some of the best and worst moments of his life at his Long Island home. Says “It’s a magnificent palace, the trophy case of his life, with the animals and the big game he shot.” It’s an entirely different personality from FDR’s home.

Lexington and Concord

Location: Mass

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To comprehend the American Revolution, visit these Boston-area towns where it started. “You’ll understand the beginning of the guerrilla warfare that took place. Says, “The notion that a citizenry feeling the oppression of a country across the ocean would rise up and against the most powerful government on Earth.” Walk the battlefields at Lexington Green and North Bridge and other sites, and try to imagine Colonial and British soldiers engaged in a running firelight. Throughout the day at Lexington Green and North Bridge and other sites.

 

Top 10 Historical Places of the World

Historical places

1. Petra

Petra
Petra (petra meaning: rock) is a historical and archaeological city in the Jordanian governorate of Ma’an that is famous for its rock cut architecture and water conduits system. Established sometime around the 6th century BC as the capital city of the Nabataeans, it is a symbol of Jordan as well as its most visited tourist attraction. It lies on the slope of Mount Hor in a basin among the mountains which form the eastern flank of Arabah (Wadi Araba), the large valley running from the Dead Sea to the Gulf of Aqaba. Petra has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985.
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Top 10 Tourist places in Malaysia

10. Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands
The Cameron Highlands is one of Malaysia’s most extensive hill stations, first developed by the British in the 1920s. It has a population of more than 34,000 people consisting of Malays, Chinese, Indians and other ethnic groups. The Cameron Highlands is renowned for its trails. They lead visitors through the forest to waterfalls and other tranquil spots. Apart from its jungle walks, the sanctuary is also known for its tea plantations and visitors can book several “tea factory” tours.

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Top 10 Honeymoon Destinations in India

1. Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu-and-Kashmir
Kashmir is set like a jeweled crown on the map of India. Kashmir is a heaven on earth. The attributes like picturesque beauty, natural landscapes, cool climate, beautiful flora and fauna makes Jammu and Kashmir an appropriate lover’s paradise and a great honeymoon destination. The two major Himalayan ranges, the Great Himalayan Range and the Pir Panjal, surround the landscape from the north and south respectively. The picturesque landscape is breathtaking and the green grass lands are amazing. Honeymooning in Kashmir is an experience of a lifetime. The slow pace life, calm environment, lush green surroundings and fresh air are the ingredients that make Kashmir the favorite honeymoon destination in India.

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Top 10 Tourist Places in World

1. France
International tourist arrivals in ’07: 81.9 million
France remains the top tourist destination in the world. And not without any reason.
It has, in fact, everything that you could ever want to see on your holidays: a great city like Paris, good beaches, more monuments and lovely nature, among others. France is also a very pleasant place to stay.
It has good food, great wines and people enjoy their lives.
And the best thing about it is that, barring Paris, living in France is not that expensive.

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Top 10 Tourist Places in India

1. Agra
Agra’s Taj Mahal is one of the most famous buildings in the world, the mausoleum of Shah Jahan’s favorite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. It is one of the New Seven Wonders of the world, and one of three World Heritage Sites in Agra.
Completed in 1653, the Taj Mahal was built by the Mughal king Shah Jahan as the final resting place for his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Finished in marble, it is perhaps India’s most fascinating and beautiful monument. This perfectly symmetrical monument took 22 years (1630-1652) of hard labour and 20,000 workers, masons and jewelers to build and is set amidst landscaped gardens.

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