Saturday, 9 January 2016

India facts

1) Around a 100 million years ago, India was an island.
2) India's name is derived from the "Indus" river.
3) Indus Valley Civilisation is the world's oldest civilisation.
4) India, hence, is the world's oldest, most advanced and continuous civilisation.
5) India has been the largest troop contributor to the United Nations Peacekeeping Missions since its inception.
6) India has the world's third largest active army, after China and USA.
7) The Tirupati Balaji temple and the Kashi Vishwanath Temple both, receive more visitors than the Vatican City and Mecca combined.

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