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Few Interesting Facts about India

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    • Though India was invaded many times but India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history.
    • 5000 years ago, when most of the cultures were only nomadic and  forest dwellers, India established Indus Valley Civilization

  • Chess was started by India.
  • Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus were originated in India.
  • The ‘Decimal System’ were developed in India.
  • With more than a million employee Indian railways is the largest employer in the world.
  • Nalanda is the world’s first university. Mora than 10,000 students across world used to come here to study.
  • Ayurveda, the earliest schoold of medicine was developed in India.
  • India was considered among one of richest countries in the world before british rule and after India became one of the poorest countries in the world.
  • Are you fond of Google navigation? Guess that, India is the mother of Navigation and the word is derived from the sanskrit word ‘NAVGATIH’.
  • If you love math (even if you not) you must have come across “pi’, the value of “pi” was first calculated by an Indian named Budhayana.
  • India exports software to 90 countries.
  • The four religions born in India – Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism, are followed by 25% of the world’s population.
  • Islam is India’s and the world’s second largest religion.
  • There are 300,000 active mosques in India, more than in any other country, including the Muslim world.
  • Martial Arts were first created in India, and later spread to Asia by Buddhist missionaries.
  • Yoga has its origins in India and has existed for over 5,000 years.

 

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