07-12-2012, 08:54 PM
Wiki Loves Monuments is a September event which encourages people to take photos of their local area and upload those photos to Wikimedia Commons.
This was first held in the Netherlands in 2010. The term used for the competition was Rijksmonument, or "monument of the nation".
Now lets see about India.
10 Indian photos are in this monuments and they are
1.A rear view of Taj Mahal by Narender
2.Belum Caves by Naga Praveena Sharma P
3.9 Stupas at Thiksey Gonpa Location by Mufaddal Abdul Hussain
4.Itimad-ud-Daula's Tomb by Asitjain
5.Gateway of India seen on full moon light by Vijay Sharma
6.Bedse Caves by Soumitra Inamdar
7.Bhutanatha Group of Temples by Rahul
8.Sis Mahal,Maharangadh Fort by DolaDas
9.Tomb of Safdarjung by Pranav Singh
10.Mehrangarh Fort by Monica Goel
In this 10 pictures two pictures are selected as Wiki Loves Monuments 2012 Winners in top 15.
Tomb of Safdarjung
A rear view of Taj Mahal
Proud to be