Thursday, August 12, 2010
The Shanghai World Expo 2010 news
The Shanghai World Expo 2010 is held at China between 1st May 2010 and 31st October 2010. In this Expo, more than 200 countries are participating. The main theme of the Shanghai World Expo 2010 is Better City, Better Life – that is to achieve better living condition for urban people where World’s half of the population is living. The other themes of the Expo are 1) Merging the various cultures in the city, 2) Economic prosperity, 3) Science and Technology Innovations, 4) Remodeling the communities 5) Interactions between rural and urban areas. It is expected that more that 70 million people will see the exhibition.
India’s Pavilion is superb and the Tree of Life carved in the dome is like “Siddi Syed Mosque” at Ahmedabad. The Crimson Central Dome of India in the Shanghai World Expo 2010 symbolizes “Unity in Diversity”. The displays in and around the dome are clearly elaborating India’s history from Mohanjadaro Harappa period to modern times.