The Temple of Treasures and Other Incredible Tales of Indian Monuments


Which ancient city in India was ruled over by a prince from Cambodia?

What does a 2,000-year-old bead reveal about an ancient Indian settlement?

How did the slave of a slave become the sultan of Delhi?

Find answers to these questions and uncover many unexpected stories of remarkable monuments, astounding discoveries, powerful rulers and fabulous treasures in this book.

Storytellers and guides from the award-winning Storytrails take you on a fun-filled tour of 30 fascinating sites and sights across India. Explore events that shaped our culture and altered the course of history – from the decoding of ancient scripts to the arrival of new religions. Make novel connections between people and places across time, and gain a unique perspective on the country.

 Brimming with unusual information and charming illustrations, The Temple of Treasures takes you on a magical journey through India’s past.

  • Classification : History
  • Pub Date : AUG 25, 2022
  • Imprint : Hachette India Children's Books
  • Page Extent : 272
  • Binding : PB
  • ISBN : 9789391028176
  • Price : INR 450


Storytrails, an organization that showcases India through her stories, is a pioneer in designing unique, story-based walking tours, audio tours and local experiences across India. Since 2007, Storytrails has taken its story-based learning programmes to many schools across India. Its YouTube channel, 'Three Minute Storytrails', explores fascinating stories of people, places and monuments of India in bite-sized videos. Storytrails is a winner of the 'Creative Entrepreneurship Award' from the British Council, and the 'Travellers' Choice' and 'Hall of Fame' awards from Tripadvisor, among others. The Storytrails team is a group of experienced writers, researchers and storytellers from diverse backgrounds who share a passion for history.

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