Santiniketan

Facts for Prelims (FFP)   Source: Economic Times  Context: Santiniketan, the renowned university town in West Bengal established by Rabindranath Tagore, has been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List. The decision was made during the 45th World Heritage Committee Meeting held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.     About Santiniketan: Santiniketan was originally an ashram established …

Santiniketan

Facts for Prelims (FFP) Source: BS  Context: The International Council on Monuments and Sites, a UNESCO advisory body, has recommended that Santiniketan be included in the list of World Heritage Sites.   About Santiniketan