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Temple of Bacchus

The Temple of Bacchus located in Baabek, Lebanon, is one of the best preserved and grandest Roman temple ruins in the world, a [...]

Ala-Too Square

Ala-Too Square is the main central square of the capital city of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek. Literal translation from Kyrgyz language is “Motley Mountain” symbolizes [...]

Somapura Mahavihara

Somapura Mahavihara is one of the best known Buddhist viharas in the Indian Subcontinent and also one of the major archeological sites in [...]

Souq Waqif

Souq Waqif is an open-air marketplace, where traditional garments, spices, handicrafts, and souvenirs are being sold, located in Doha, the capital city of [...]

Tashichho Dzong

Tashichho Dzong is a Buddhist monastery and fortress on the northern edge of the city of Thimpu, which serves as the summer capital [...]

Khamis Mosque

The Khamis Mosque is believed to be the first mosque in Bahrain, built during the era of the Umayyad caliph Umar II, located [...]

Leshan Giant Buddha

The Leshan Giant Buddha is the tallest stone statue of Buddha in the world, built during the Tang Dynasty, and located at the [...]

Buddhas of Bamiyan

The Buddhas of Bamiyan were two monumental statues of standing Buddha from the 6th century, which were carved into a cliff, and were [...]

Juche Tower

The Juche Tower is a monument named after the ideology of Juche, which is the official political ideology of North Korea described as [...]