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New 7 wonders of the world.

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7 Wonders - Following is the list of new seven wonders of the world.

1.The Pyramid at Chich (before 800 A.D.) Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico
MEXICO Chich, the most famous Mayan temple city, served as the political and economic center of the Mayan civilization.

2.Christ Redeemer (1931) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
BRAZIL
This statue of Jesus stands some 38 meters tall, atop the Corcovado mountain overlooking Rio de Janeiro.

3.The Roman Colosseum (70 - 82 A.D.) Rome, Italy
ITALY
This great amphitheater in the centre of Rome was built to give favors to successful legionnaires and to celebrate the glory
of the Roman Empire.

4.The Taj Mahal (1630 A.D.) Agra, India
INDIA
This immense mausoleum was built on the orders of Shah Jahan, the fifth Muslim Mogul emperor, to honor the memory of his beloved late wife.

5.The Great Wall of China (220 B.C and 1368 - 1644 A.D.) China
CHINA
The Great Wall of China was built to link existing fortifications into a united defense system and better keep invading Mongol tribes out of China.

6.Petra (9 B.C. - 40 A.D.), Jordan
JORDAN
On the edge of the Arabian Desert, Petra was the glittering capital of the Nabataean empire of King Aretas IV (9 B.C. to 40 A.D.).Masters of water technology, the Nabataeans provided their city with great tunnel constructions and water chambers.

7.Machu Picchu (1460-1470), Peru
PERU
In the 15th century, the Incan Emperor Pachac tec built a city in the clouds on the mountain known as Machu Picchu. This extraordinary settlement lies halfway up the Andes Plateau, deep in the Amazon jungle and above the Urubamba River.

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  1. Saba
    i always thought great wall of china is in the frist 7 wonders:)

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