Nalanda University now a World Heritage Site

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Recently during the 40th Session of The World Heritage Committee Meeting in Istanbul, the history was written when three Indian sites were included in the heritage list within a single session. It is a great moment to have Nalanda University, the archaeological site of ancient Mahavihara being listed in the same. One of the most ancient universities in South East Asia Nalanda comprises archaeological remains of a monastic and scholastic institution dating from the 3rd century BCE to the 13th century CE.

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