It is evident that India is provenience of the human race, cradle of human speech, father of all the traditions and the legendary inventions, mother of all great histories, treasure of all the valuable materialistic things, pillar of the existence of the modern era. The Great ‘Albert Einstein’ even confessed about ‘Incredible India’ during his time.
Let’s know some astonishing and staggering Facts about India:
The name ‘India’ is a derivative of the river ‘Indus’ and Indus Valley Civilisation is the world’s ancient and consistent civilisation. Surprisingly, India was a small island 100 million years ago and now it has world’s 3rd prominent active army following China and USA.
India’s New born rate every year is greater than the total population of Australia and other countries.
Here is the list of things that was invented in India: Chess, shirt’s button, shampoo, number 0 and pi, trigonometry, calculus, algebra, plastic surgery, diamond mining, water on the moon, and the most popular game ‘Snakes and Ladders’.
Water on the moon was discovered by India
India’s first rocket was brought on cycle and a satellite on bullock cart.Magnetic Hill is a hill which have gravity as superficial power, located near Leh in Ladakh. It has magnetic powers which can pull cars uphill.
India is the largest producer of: Milk and films in the world. Even Buddhism and Jainism were established in India as the major religions.
Chail is the highest elevated cricket ground in the world with 2444 metres height from the sea level
Largest populated vegetarians is in India.
1.9 million miles ! Yes, it is the world’s largest road network that covers the whole country.
The wettest inhabited place of the earth is Meghalaya.
India gave birth to the worldwide popular Yoga, Martial arts.
Mawsynram, a village on the Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, receives the highest recorded average rainfall in the world.
India has won all 5 men’s Kabaddi World Cups held till now and have been undefeated throughout these tournaments. The Indian women’s team has also won all Kabaddi World Cups held till date.When Dr Rajendra Prasad was appointed the President of India, he only took 50% of his salary, claiming he did not require more than that. Towards the end of his 12-year tenure he only took 25% of his salary. The salary of the President was Rs 10,000 back then.APJ Abdul Kalam had visited Switzerland back in 2006. Upon his arrival, Switzerland declared May 26th as Science Day.Shakuntla Devi was designated as ‘Human Calculator’ after she demonstrated the calculation of two 13 digit numbers: 7,686,369,774,870 × 2,465,099,745,779 which were picked at random. She answered precisely within 28 seconds.
Article publié pour la première fois le 16/11/2015