1. Locate the highest peak in Southern India.
Anamudi. Anamudi is a mountain located in the Indian state of Kerala. It is the highest peak in the Western Ghats and South India, at an elevation of 2,695 metres. Outside the Himalayas, it is also the highest point in India. It is home to numerous rare wildlife species including the Nilgiri Tahr, Asian Elephant and Gaur.
2. Identify the place where Kakinada Port is located.
Andhra Pradesh. Kakinada Deep Water Port is located in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh and is strategically situated between major Ports of Visakhapatnam and Chennai.
3. Van Vihar National Park is located in which state of India?
Madhya Pradesh. Van Vihar National Park is located in Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh). It is situated next to the famous Upper Lake of Bhopal also known as the “Bada Talab” which is a Ramsar Site and one of the two lakes of Bhoj Wetland.
4. Identify the place where the famous Brihadisvara Temple of Chola period is located.
Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. Recently, the consecration (Kumbhabhishekam) ceremony was held at the Brihadisvara Temple after 23 years in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu. The temple is dedicated to Shiva. It is one of the best examples of the Dravidian style of temple architecture built by Chola emperor Raja Raja Chola I ( 985-1014 AD) between 1003 AD and 1010 AD.
5. Identify the place where Pong Dam Lake is located.
Himachal Pradesh. Pong Dam Lake reservoir is located on the river Beas in the wetland of Shivalik hills of Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. The lake is a famous Wildlife Sanctuary and a Ramsar Site. It is also known as Maharana Pratap Sagar.