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Upcoming events in India

NDTIHoli Festival : 17 March 2014 .

NDTIElephant festival Jaipur, Rajasthan : on 26th March, 2014.

NDTI Gangaur Festival Rajasthan India : 13th - 14th April, 2014.

NDTIMount Abu Summer Festival : In the Month of May.

NDTISikkim Summer carnival : From 11th May, 2014 to 15th May, 2014 .

NDTIShimla Summer Festival 1st June to 9th June, 2014 .

NDTIInternational Mango Festival : 2nd July, 2014 in New Delhi.

NDTILadakh Festival, India : 1st To 15th September 2014 .

NDTI Rann Mahotsav, in Kutch, Gujarat : From 15th December 2014 to 31st January 2014.

NDTI2015 Kumbh Mela : in Nashik (August 15 to September 13, 2015)

NDTI2016 Kumbh Mela : in Ujjain (April 22 to May 21, 2016)

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Interesting facts about India

NDTIValue of PI: The value of "pi" was first calculated by the Indian Mathematician Budhayana, and he explained the concept of what is known as the Pythagorean Theorem. He discovered this in the 6th century, long before the European mathematicians.

NDTIUniversity: The world's first university was established in Takshila in 700 BC. More than 10,500 students from all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The University of Nalanda built in the 4th century was one of the greatest achievements of ancient India in the field of education.

NDTI Trains: India has the world’s second largest train network, and it is the largest civilian employer.

NDTI Varanasi: Having been visited by Buddha in 500 B.C. Varanasi is the oldest continuously habituated city in the world.

NDTI Wonder: The Taj Mahal is considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World. It was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his wife.

NDTI Food: Cooking and eating are a large part of Indian culture and tradition. It’s not uncommon for meals to require hours of preparation time and most festivals and gatherings center around food.

NDTI Roads: The world’s largest road network is in India—over 1.9 million miles of roads cover the country.

NDTI Name: Name: The official Sanskrit name for India is Bharat Ganarajya. Even today, it is often called Bharat by young and old.

NDTI Chess: Chaturanga—Sanskrit, meaning “four members of an army” was invented in India. Now known all over the world, chess had its beginnings in India.

NDTI Origin of India name: The name “India” comes from the Indus River, which is where earliest settlers made their homes. The Indus valley is one of the world’s earliest urban civilizations.

NDTI Government: India is governed under a parliamentary system and is a federal constitutional republic. There are 28 states and 7 union territories in India.

NDTI Capital: The capital city of India is New Delhi. It is the center of government and is also home to 2 UNESCO heritage sites.

NDTI Recognized languages: There are currently 22 recognized languages in India, with Standard Hindi and English being the standard languages.

NDTI Borders: India shares land borders with Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Burma and Bangladesh. Sri Lanka and the Maldives are neighboring ocean countries.

NDTI Beauties: India has won two Miss Universe and five Miss World titles so far. Many Indian beauty queens are also Bollywood actresses or models.

NDTI Old civilization: When many cultures were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 years ago, Indians established Harappan culture in Sindhu Valley Worlds oldest Civilization(Indus Valley Civilization).

NDTI Invented zero: A commonly known, but not to be neglected India fact is that the number and concept of zero was invented and documented first by Aryabhatta in Indians.

NDTI IT: The Pentium chip and Hotmail were created by Indians—Vinod Dahm and Sabeer Bhatia respectively. The Indian IT population is growing and is highly sought after all over the world.

NDTI School: The world’s largest School "Montessori school, Lucknow" is in India. It has over 39,437 students on 9 August 2010!

NDTI National fruit: While India may not be the biggest mango exporter, over 12 million tons of mangoes are grown each year. That’s the equivalent of over 2,400 Asian Elephants!

NDTI Bananas: Another top export from India is bananas. No other country exports as many bananas, not even Brazil, which is second.

NDTI National drink: Chai, or tea is drunk widely in India. They produce more tea than any other country, exporting to countries all over the world.

NDTI Mawsynram: is the wettest spot on earth. It receives at least 500.7 inches of rain every year, which is over 5 times more than the tropical rain forests of South America!

NDTI Sacred River: The Ganga is the longest river in India and is considered sacred by Hindus. It has the most populated river basin in the world.

NDTI Mangrove: The Sundarbans is the largest single block of tidal halophytic mangroves in the world 2500sqkm. 1/3 of the Sundarbans is in India. This is also the reserve for the Bengal Tiger.

NDTI Diversity: India has a lot of geographical diversity, including sand beaches, mountain ranges, desert, rock beaches, and large planes.

NDTI Climate: The four main climate groups in India are: tropical wet, tropical dry, subtropical humid, and mountain. The four seasons are: winter, summer, monsoon, and post monsoon.

NDTI Vishnu Temple: This temple in Tirupathi is the most visited pilgrimage destination in the world, even more than Mecca or the Vatican.

NDTI Lotus Temple: Made from white marble, this temple has 27 free-standing “petals”. The structure is widely recognized for its artistic value as well as a Baha’i place of worship.

NDTI Humayun’s tomb: A little known fact about India is that the first garden-tomb in the world was built in India. It was built as a tomb for Emperor Humayun, but also houses the graves of his wife and other Mughals.

NDTI Religious gathering: Religious gathering: Every twelve years, the Maha Kumbh Mela happens in Allahabad. This is the largest religious gathering in the world.

NDTI Brihadeeswara Temple: India’s largest temple which houses the statue of Nandi—carved out of a single 13ft rock. The entire temple is made out of granite and is over 1000 years old.

NDTI High ground: The world’s highest cricket ground is in Himachal Pradesh. It was built after a hill was leveled at over 2,400 meter above sea level.

NDTI Flag with meaning: The Indian flag is ‘tri colored’. Saffron—courage and sacrifice; white—truth, peace, and purity; green—prosperity. The Ashok Chakra—righteousness.

NDTI National bird: The peacock is the national bird of India and can be seen in many parks, even in the cities.

NDTI National animal: The national animal is the Bengal Tiger. Nearly extinct, it enjoys a national reserve where it is protected.

NDTI National flower: The beautiful and fragile lotus is the national flower of India. It’s very common in many bodies of water.

NDTI National tree: The national tree of India is the bunyan or fig tree. It’s featured in many stories and legends.The national tree of India is the bunyan or fig tree. It’s featured in many stories and legends.

NDTI Gold: India is still the largest buyer of gold in the world. Gold is an important part of Indian culture, including gifts for weddings and other major events or festivals.

NDTI Cows: The cow is considered a sacred animal and is allowed to roam free in most cities and villages. They often wear a tilak as a symbol of good fortune.

NDTI Snakes and Ladders: The game of Snakes and Ladders also originated in India, with the lesson being of virtue vs. vices.

NDTI Game: Hockey is considered as a National game.

NDTI Mathematics: Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus also originated in India.Quadratic Equations were used by Sridharacharya in the 11th century. The largest numbers the Greeks and the Romans used were 106 whereas Hindus used numbers as big as 10*53 (i.e. 10 to the power of 53) with specific names as early as 5000 B.C.during the Vedic period.Even today, the largest used number is Terra: 10*12(10 to the power of 12).

NDTI Medical advances: Surgeries were done in India over 2,600 years ago by Sushruta. He also developed Ayurveda and made records of several complicated surgeries and operations.

NDTI Software: One of the largest exporters of software, India exports to over 60 countries right now.

NDTI Yoga: One of the more known India facts is yoga. Originating in India, yoga is now a world-wide form of exercise and relaxation. Meditation and stretches are an integral part of yoga.

NDTI Martial arts: Many martial arts have their origins in India. There were said to have been spread throughout Asia by traveling monks.

NDTIKama Sutra : The art of love making is gift to the world from india .The Kama Sutra is an ancient Indian Hindu text widely considered to be the standard work on human sexual behavior in Sanskrit literature written by Vātsyāyana. A portion of the work consists of practical advice on sexual intercourse.

NDTI Democracy : India is the largest democracy in the world, the 7th largest Country in the world, and one of the most ancient civilizations.

NDTI Post : India has the largest number of Post Offices in the world.

NDTI Navigation : The Art of Navigation & Navigating was born in the river Sindh over 6000 years ago. The very word Navigation is derived from the Sanskrit word 'NAVGATIH'. The word navy is also derived from the Sanskrit word 'Nou'.

NDTI Earth : Bhaskaracharya rightly calculated the time taken by the earth to orbit the Sun hundreds of years before the astronomer Smart. According to his calculation, the time taken by the Earth to orbit the Sun was 365.258756484 days.

NDTI Bridge : The Baily Bridge is the highest bridge in the world. It is located in the Ladakh valley between the Dras and Suru rivers in the Himalayan mountains. It was built by the Indian Army in August 1982.

NDTI Medicine : Usage of anaesthesia was well known in ancient Indian medicine. Detailed knowledge of anatomy, embryology, digestion, metabolism,physiology, etiology, genetics and immunity is also found in many ancient Indian texts.

NDTI Religion : Jainism and Buddhism were founded in India in 600 B.C. and 500 B.C. respectively.

NDTI Islam : Islam is India's and the world's second largest religion.

NDTI Mosque : There are 300,000 active mosques in India, more than in any other country, including the Muslim world.

NDTI Church : The oldest European church and synagogue in India are in the city of Cochin. They were built in 1503 and 1568 respectively.

NDTI Sikhism : originated in the Holy city of Amritsar in Punjab. Famous for housing the Golden Temple, the city was founded in 1577.

NDTI Cricket : Firoz Shah kotla stadium in delhi is the oldest cricket stadium of india.

NDTI Temple : World's largest hindu temple Akshardham(delhi) is in India.

NDTI Beach : Marina beach in Tamil nadu is the longest beach of India.

NDTI War : War of 27 years fought between the Maratha Empire and the Mughal Empire from 1681 to 1707 was the longest recorded military engagement in the history of India.

NDTI Chess : Viswanathan Anand from india is first player in chess history to have won the World Championship in three different formats: knockout, tournament, and match

NDTI Hockey : In 1928, when the Indian Hockey team was on its way to Amsterdam, they played a series of exhibition matches in England. Seeing its calibre, England decided not to field a team for the Olympics as “they did not want to lose to a slave country.”

NDTI Lake : Lonar Lake, a saltwater lake in Maharashtra, was created by a meteor hitting the Earth and is one of its kind in India.

NDTI Musician : Freddie Mercury, British musician was actually of Gujarati descent.

NDTI Stupa : The oldest building in Asia is in India, the Sanchi Stupa.

NDTI Battle tricks : When going to battle Indian kings would make their horses wear trunks. The other side’s elephants would refuse to attack the horses thinking that the horses were baby elephants.

NDTI Band name on Indian Dish : There is a French electronic band named “Masala Dosa.”

NDTI Village name : There is a village called Delhi in New york , USA. There is a city called Madras in Oregon, USA.

NDTI World's Shortest Women name : World's shortest woman, Jyote Amge from India -- measuring just two feet, six inches

NDTIWorlds Largest &Heaviest Book name : unveiled the world's largest and heaviest book launched on 25 /08/2013 in India.. Book Measure ..Length - 30 ft , Breadth - 24ft , Weight - 2000kg. This book is written by sant Tarun sager ji.

NDTI National animal: The national animal is the Bengal Tiger. Nearly extinct, it enjoys a national reserve where it is protected.

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