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Poor Storm Water Management & the Clogged Drainage responsible for Recent Flood in Kerala

Heavy rains have battered God’s own country since August 8, more than four hundred deaths were reported across rain-devastated Kerala on with uncountable bodies of the victims seen floating on flood waters even as rescue and relief operations continued across the state. Rapid urbanization, industrialization and population growth have also…

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Rajasthan’s First Energy Conservation Building Code Compliance Building – Aranya Bhawan

Energy Efficiency is a word we often heard to save the energy and conserve it, Ministry of Power initiated and formed BEE (Bureau of Energy Efficiency) was formed and its function is to develop programs which will increase the conservation and efficient use of energy in India. It was formed after the…

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Mattancherry Palace, Kochi

Monday Flashback 10 – Mattancherry Palace, Kochi

The Mattancherry Palace is 500 years old is a Portuguese palace popularly known as the Dutch Palace, in Mattancherry, Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala which features Kerala murals depicting portraits and exhibits of the Rajas of Kochi. About The Architecture of Building  The palace is a quadrangular structure built in Nālukettu style, the traditional Kerala style of architecture, with a courtyard in the…

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Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur

Monday Flashback 8 – Brihadisvara Temple, Thanjavur

Brihadishvara Temple, also called Rajarajesvaram or Peruvudaiyar Koyil, is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva located in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the largest South Indian temples and an exemplary example of a fully realized Dravidian architecture. It is called as Dhakshina Meru of south. Built by Raja Raja Chola I between 1003 and 1010 AD, the temple is a part of the UNESCO World…

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