The world is endowed with magnificent and beautiful monuments which have been created by God from the beginning. Man being one of the handiworks of God was awesomely created to think and reason and be able to dominate over all other creations. Filled with so much beauty, instinct and uniqueness man has been able to make a huge contribution towards the beautification of this planet. Recently many manmade edifice were tag the modern wonders of the world. These edifices are awesome and they showcase the creative ability of the man in this new generation. These top rated modern world wonders are:
The Pyramid at Chichen Itza (Mexico): The pyramid is also known as El Castillo. This magnificent step pyramid demonstrates the precision and importance of Maya astronomy. There are 365 steps in the temple one for each day of the year. Each of the4 sides of the temple has 91 steps, and the topmost platform makes the 365th step. Formulating a 365-day calendar was one of the feats of Maya science. Amazingly, twice a year during the autumn and spring equinoxes, a shadow falls on the pyramid in the form of a serpent. As the sun sets, this snaky shadow move downs the steps to finally join the head of a stone serpent situated at the base of the staircase leading up to the pyramid’s side.