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By controlling Alexander’s body, Ptolemy aimed to be viewed as the successor to his empire.
After independence we have made lots of progress in dams and water reservoirs, Now India is one of the world’s most prolific dam-builders.
It isn’t always possible to separate fact and fiction from the stories told about Alexander over the centuries, but here are eight great nuggets from Alexander’s life.
Wallis Budge speculated that Alexander’s remains were immersed in honey to stave off decay.
A year or two after Alexander’s demise, his body was sent back to Macedonia only to be intercepted and sent to Egypt by Ptolemy I, one of his former generals.
Around 4300 large dams already constructed and many more in the pipeline, Almost half of which are more than twenty years old.
These dams are major attraction of tourists from all over India.
Realizing that the best way to maintain control of the Persians was to act like one, Alexander began to wear the striped tunic, girdle and diadem of Persian royal dress—to the dismay of cultural purists back in Macedonia. Alexander the Great fell ill after downing a bowl of wine at a party. Given that Alexander’s father had been murdered by his own bodyguard, suspicion fell on those surrounding Alexander, most notably his general Antipater and Antipater’s son Cassander (who would eventually order the murders of Alexander’s widow and son).