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|• ||Kalinga War|
Kalinga War is one of the most famous battles in Indian history. It was fought between Ashoka, the great Mauryan Emperor and the ruler of the State of Kalinga.
Ashoka was the 3rd king of the Maurya Dynasty. He was the grandson of the initiator of the Maurya Dynasty, Chandragupta Maurya.
|• ||Shantala Devi|
Shantala Devi, the wife of a Hoysala dynasty king namely, Vishnuvardhana was skilled in dancing and singing. She followed Jainism and is known to establish temples like the Channigaraya Temple.
|• ||Indian Sea Turtles|
Indian Sea Turtles live most part of their lives in the sea. They are found in the shallow coastal waters of temperate and warm seas. There are seven surviving species of sea turtles. They are the Green Turtle, Loggerhead Turtle, Kemp`s Ridley Turtle, Olive Ridley Turtle, Hawksbill Turtle, Flatback Turtle and Leatherback Turtle.
|• ||Indian Sponges|
Indian Sponges are the simplest form of multi-cellular aquatic animals, which do not have nerves. Thus, they maintain a regular flow of water through their body in order to get oxygen and food and to discard waste.