Statue of Liberty Current Affairs, GK & News
World Heritage Site is one which as an “Outstanding Universal Value”. As per the guidelines under the World Heritage Convention, Outstanding Universal Value signifies “cultural and/or natural significance which is so exceptional as to transcend national boundaries and to be of common importance for present and future generations of all humanity.” Categories Cultural Heritage. Natural Heritage. ..
Topics: Mixed heritage • Natural Heritage • Outstanding Universal Value • Statue of Liberty • Sundarbans Natural Park • Sydney Opera House • Taj Mahal • World Heritage Convention • World Heritage site
The Statue of Liberty is located on the Liberty Island in New York Harbor. It was dedicated on October 28, 1886 and recently it completed 125 years of dedication. The statue was designed by Frédéric Bartholdi and was gifted to the United States from the people of France. The female figure represents Libertas, the Roman ..
Topics: Bartholdi • Current Affairs – December, 2015 • Libertas • Liberty • Manhattan • National personifications • New Jersey Register of Historic Places • Port of New York and New Jersey • Statue of Liberty • Symbols • Tabula ansata • Visual arts