This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is popularly known as the disappearing temple. It is situated on the coast of the Arabian Sea and during high tide it submerges completely in the water. Visitors, therefore, can only visit during low tide.
This temple is dedicated to Lord Kal Bhairav Nath. The most peculiar thing about it is that the offering given to the God is alcohol. The deity is fed wine or other alcoholic drinks and devotees are also given wine as prasad.
Otherwise known as the Foxbat, it is among the fastest military aircrafts made. It is an example of Soviet’s superior aircraft technology. It is a rare aircraft that made use of stainless steel design. The very first prototype made it in the air by 1964. After a few years, it entered the service in 1970.…Details
The Bell X-2, nicknamed as the Starbuster. Unlike other aircrafts in our list, this is a research aircraft. Nonetheless, it deserves to be considered as part of the fastest aircrafts in the world. Its purpose was to discover the effects of flying in the Mach 2-3 range. Developed in 1945, it was ahead of its…Details
The XB-70 Valkyrie is powered by six engines. It can accelerate the aircraft weighing 240,000 kilograms into three times the speed of sound. Because of this, the surrounding areas of the aircraft get hot. Some areas could even reach up to 330°C. Its speed has two particular functions. One, it has been designed to reach…Details
Farkhor Air Base is India’s first and the only International military base. While the base is primarily used for intelligence gathering purposes, the armed forces used to also run a hospital in the base.
Located in the Thar Desert, also known as the land of the dead, this place experiences temperatures as high as 50 degrees Celsius. It is the longest India-Pakistan border running 1,040 km in length with more than 3 lakh Indian soldiers guarding it. The soldiers have to suffer through sand storms, shifting sand dunes & ridges…Details
The HQ of the dangerous ULFA
For the last few decades, Assam has been facing a critical insurgency situation. The dangers posed by outfits such as the United Liberation Front of Assam (ULFA), combined with the extremely unfriendly terrain, makes postings here a serious danger.
There are aircrafts that are borderline spacecraft. With top speed of Mach 6.72 or around 4,520 miles per hour, it is no surprise that this hypersonic aircraft is considered the fastest in the world. It is an experimental high speed rocket powered aircraft that was introduced in 1959. The flights of the North American X-15…Details
The Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird is considered as a reconnaissance aircraft operating under the US. It was developed mainly from the Lockheed A-12 of the 1960s. Its goal is to out run threats during missions. Another thing about the Lockheed SR-71 was its design to reduce radar cross section. This aircraft only ran in small batch.…Details