India is a country which is known for its unity in diversity. They are a heck lot of unknown facts about the Indian history which we are still not aware of. According to me, things like these attract my attention a lot.
I mean it is always so awesome to know interesting facts about India with pictures. The culture of the country is quite vivid and that is the reason everyone wants to know about interesting facts about Indian culture.
The best part about having a know-how of 30 some incredible facts about India is that no one can beat you in the general knowledge quiz if you come across one. The list below also comprises of facts about India for kids.
Here are some incredible facts and information about India.
1India is the only country that mentions M.R.P on its products.
2India has the largest number of scientists and engineers in India.
3Kerala is the highest liquor consuming state in India.
4India has the largest number of cows, the number of them actually crosses the number of cars in the USA.
5India has the largest number of Facebook users in the world.
6The Tajmahal is believed to be built over a temple which was sealed by the rulers of that time.
7India has its own floating post office located in Srinagar.
8The scriptures of India ie the Vedas were written way before any nation knew how to read and write.
9All of India falls under the same time zone, there is not much of a difference.
1010 The most loved summer drink ” The Roohafza”is actually 112 years old and still continues to be one of the favorite beverages.
11The first rocket in India was taken on a cycle by two men.
12The art of shampooing actually is the brainchild of the country India.
13The beloved snack of India, the Samosa is actually a dish that is banned in Somalia because it looks like a Christian trinity.
14There is a village called ” KodINHI” in KERALA which has around 250 set of twins registered. Nobody knows the mystery behind these excess number of twins taking birth.
15India has its own secret society called the ” Nine Unknown Men” which was actually created by Asoka the great to hold up important and very secret information AMONG them. Nobody knows their whereabouts at present.
16Cholis and Pallus got their names from the Tamil dynasties.
17India produces more than 70% of world’s spices.
18The first university in India was established in Takshila
19The sacred Hanuman Chalisa precisely counts the distance between the Earth and the Sun.
20The Parle-G has never increased its price since a decade now. It was launched in the year 1996.
21There is a village named Delhi in the city of New York.
22The annual turnover of Haldiram is more than the combined turnover of Dominos and McDonald.
23The game of chess hails from India.
24It is believed that the Kongka La pass has been chosen as a UFO base by the inter-terrestrials because it is a no man’s land.
25The village of Kuldhara had about 1500 residents in it for about 500 years and suddenly all of them disappeared one night. The reason being is unknown until now and the place is believed to have been cursed.
26India is the first country to acknowledge the existence of the Solar System.
27The idea of cloning and test tube babies is actually mentioned in the Bhagavad Gita.
28It costs 1.14 Rs to make a one rupee coin.
29The Stones actually float in the river in the city of Rameshwaram even if the density of rock is bigger than that of water. Scientists have not been able to solve the mystery but the reason is mentioned in the sacred Ramayana.
30The flawless flame of Goddess Jwala in Kangra stands intact and lit since it was lighted and that is about thousands and thousands of years ago.