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''Palani Panchamirtham'' first temple prasadam  from Tamil Nadu to have received ''GI'' tag
Pancharama  kshetras of Andhra -  what does the worship imply ? The legend behind it.
St. James' Church  of Kolkata, 1862 - an elegant colonial church built by the British
Someswara Temple  of  Bhimavaram, Andhra  - a ''Pancharama kshetra''
Ambika Mata temple of Jagat, Rajasthan, a fine 10th century Hindu temple
The Sacred Heart Church of Jesus, Kolkata -  first  Portuguese house of worship in West  Bengal
 Bibiyapur kothi, Lucknow a heritage building - a silent witness to the British conspiracy!
Belhaven Palace,  Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala  -a  heritage site built by a Portuguese trader
 Dilkusha Kothi, 18th century  Baroque  structure of  Lucknow, UP - in ruins now
Moti Shahi Mahal palace, Ahmedabad  built by Mogul ruler Shah Jahan - now a  government museum
''Prag Mahal'', a fascinating 19th century palace of Gujarat  damaged in the 2001 earthquake