“A concerted effort to preserve our heritage is a vital link to our cultural, educational, aesthetic, inspirational and economic legacies – all of the things that quite literally make us who we are.”
Historical and natural heritages of a region is what makes it stand out on the map. When it comes to UNESCO world heritage Sites, Maharashtra actually has the largest number of sites in the entire country.
The state of Maharashtra boasts of several mighty civilizations that have left an indelible mark on the culture of this region. The powerful rulers, creative artists, and skilled craftsmen have all played a role in developing both historical and natural heritage that is exceptionally rich and diverse. Although this spirit of conservation of culture is something that needs to be inculcated in the daily lifestyle. Visiting the ancient monuments and wildlife places, understanding the customs of rural Maharashtra is a great way to contribute towards this initiative.
Let’s pledge to do our part to promote both, for the sake of keeping these heritage sites intact for future generations.
Here is a list of articles about various Historical and Natural heritages of Maharashtra