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Narsinghpur

of Gwalior, Jabalpur and even Bhopal are under close cultural influence of Bundelkhand, especially linguistically. Bundelkhand's most well known place, however, is Dhaulpur which has a number of 10th century temples devoted to fine-living and eroticism. The mines of Panna have been famous for magnificent diamonds; and a very large one dug from the last was kept in the fort of Kalinjar. '''Cities Districts In Independent India''' Jabalpur, Katni

and Shivdatta were well-known kings from the lineage. As Jhansi was known for a long time as Ahirwada (land of Ahir's). Bundelkhand anciently known as Chedi Kingdom. The region is now divided between the states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, with the larger portion lying in the latter. The major towns are Jhansi, Datia, Tikamgarh, Lalitpur (Lalitpur, India), Sagar (Sagar, Madhya Pradesh), Damoh, Orai, Panna (Panna, India), Hamirpur (Hamirpur, Uttar Pradesh), Mahoba, Banda (Banda, India), Narsinghpur, Khajuraho and Chhatarpur. However, the cities of Gwalior, Jabalpur and even Bhopal are under close cultural influence of Bundelkhand, especially linguistically.


Sohar

of ethnic Indian (Indian people) Hindus and Christians that have been naturalized. Many of the non-Muslims in Oman are due to the historical and cultural influence of India. Oil and gas thumb left Petrochemical tanks in Sohar (File:Sohar flickr01.jpg)Oman's proved reserves of petroleum total about 5.5 billion barrels, 24th largest in the world.


Venetian Dalmatia

the cultural influence from Venice & the Italian peninsula (Italy) originated the editing in Zara of the first Dalmatian newspaper, in Italian (Italian language) and Croatian (Croatian language): ''Il Regio Dalmata – Kraglski Dalmatin'', founded and published by the Italian Bartolomeo Benincasa in 1806 AD. Furthermore, this ''Kraglski Dalmatin'' was stamped in the typography of Antonio Luigi Battara and was the first fully done in Croatian language. Governors


Skardu

and traditions, especially in the face of strong subcontinental cultural influence throughout Pakistan, has fostered renewed interest in reviving the Tibetan script and using it alongside the Arabic-Persian script. Many shops in Baltistan's capital Skardu in Pakistan's "Northern Areas" region have begun supplementing signs written in the Arabic-Persian script with signs written in the Tibetan script. Baltis see this initiative not as separatist but rather as part


Gorizia and Gradisca

. The emergence of the Slovene National Awakening in the second half of the 19th century meant a significant setback for the Italian culture in the region. Most families that would previously educate their children in an Italian cultural environment, switched to Slovenian. Another reason for the decrease of Italian cultural influence was the unification of Lombardy-Venetia with the Kingdom of Italy (Kingdom of Italy (1861-1946)) in 1866, which radically reduced the influence of Italian


Chuncheon

name "academy" The SNCA is technically distinct from the '''Seoul Metropolitan Area''' (SMA), as the former is a fixed entity, while the latter refers to places currently considered under the economic, industrial and cultural influence of Seoul. Since the extension of the Seoul Metropolitan Subway (Korail commuter) to Asan, Chungcheongnam-do and Chuncheon, Gangwon-do, some have classified Asan, Cheonan, Chuncheon as now within the SMA, but not within


Veliko Tarnovo

to be the Third Rome, based on its preeminent cultural influence in Eastern Europe. As the capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, Tarnovo was a quasi-cosmopolitan city, with many foreign merchants and envoys. Tarnovo is known to have had Armenian (Armenians), Jewish and Roman Catholic ("Frankish") merchant quarters, besides a dominant Bulgarian population. The discovery of three Gothic (Gothic art) heads of statuettes indicates there may have also been a Catholic church.<

) was an old Bulgarian capital and a strongest Bulgarian fortification of the Middle Ages between the 12th and 14th century and the most important political, economic, cultural and religious centre of the empire. In the 14th century as the Byzantine Empire weakened Tarnovo claimed to be the Third Rome based on its preeminent cultural influence in the Balkans and the Slavic Orthodox world. The '''St. Cyril (Saints Cyril and Methodius) and St. Methodius University of Veliko Tarnovo''' (Bulgarian (Bulgarian language) ''Великотърновски университет „Св. св. Кирил и Методий“'') is a Bulgarian university based in the city of Veliko Tarnovo. It was established on 15 September 1963 as a pedagogical (pedagogy) institute. The first four disciplines (List of academic disciplines) were Bulgarian Philology, Russian Philology, History, and Arts. Since then, the university has grown to become the largest one outside Sofia, with over 60 different disciplines in 8 faculties (faculty (division)) being available to students, as well as two colleges in Pleven and Vratsa. Slavic names account for the vast majority of toponyms on the territory of Bulgaria. Typical forms are: * with the neutral suffix ''-ово -ево'' (''-ovo -evo''). This suffix is probably the most widespread one in Bulgaria. Examples: Veliko Tarnovo, Gabrovo, Haskovo, Pamporovo, Sevlievo. F. A. K. Yasamee "NATIONALITY IN THE BALKANS: THE CASE OF THE MACEDONIANS" in ''Balkans: A Mirror of the New World Order'', Istanbul: EREN, 1995; pp. 121-132. By the 1860s however, it was clear that the Central Balkan regions of Bulgaria were assuming leadership in linguistic and literary affairs. This was to a large extent due to the fact that the affluent towns on both sides of the Central Balkan range were able to produce more intellectuals educated in Europe than the relatively more backward other Bulgarian regions. Consequently, when the idea that the vernacular rather than Church Slavonic should be represented in the written language gained preponderance, it was the dialects of the Central Balkan region between Veliko Tarnovo and Plovdiv that were most represented. , ''Balduinova kula'') is a defensive tower located in the Bulgarian town of Veliko Tarnovo, in the southeast of the Tsarevets Fortress. terminus_b Varna (not constructed from Yablanitsa to Shumen, certain objects are under construction) cities Sofia, next to Botevgrad; Shumen, next to Varna (future: Pleven, Lovech, Veliko Tarnovo and Targovishte) established


Salalah

Indian Hindus and Christians that have been naturalized. Many of the non-Muslims in Oman are due to the historical and cultural influence of India. Other popular tourist activities include sand skiing in the desert, scuba diving, rock climbing, trekking, surfing & sailing, cave exploration, birdwatching, bull fighting, and camel races. The Sohar Music Festival happening in Sohar every October November attracts more and more tourists each year


West Island

for the significant Francophone cultural influence in what was arguably the 'most English' part of Québec. The West Island has a multicultural feel and an at times eclectic design (with modern buildings and classic Québécois country homes side by side), given the history of the area and its complex inter-related development with the City of Montreal. The region boasts large green spaces bordering rivers and lakes, bike trails, nature parks, museums, cross-country ski trails, ecological farms, golf courses


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