Hampi, also referred to as the Group of Monuments at Hampi, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in east-central Karnataka, India. It became the centre of the Hindu Vijayanagara Empire capital in the 14th century. Chronicles left by Persian and European travellers, particularly the Portuguese, state Hampi was a prosperous, wealthy and grand city near the Tungabhadra River, with numerous.
The area of study known as the history of mathematics is primarily an investigation into the origin of discoveries in mathematics and, to a lesser extent, an investigation into the standard mathematical methods and notation of the past. Before the modern age and the worldwide spread of...
South Asian arts, the literary, performing, and visual arts of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka.. Despite a history of ethnic, linguistic, and political fragmentation, the people of the Indian subcontinent are unified by a common cultural and ethical outlook; a wealth of ancient textual literature in Sanskrit, Prākrit, and regional s is a major unifying factor.
Click for Sinhala Names → Botanical names Send questions & comments to the website email: Sri Lanka is a rare treasure of flora and fauna - the local names of plants etc., are the links of the ecology to the land's socio-culture, and its people.
Sri Lankan place names in Sinhala and Tamil, links to old and new maps, philological, historical and sociological notes, Buddhist and hindu shrines, links to news and events