We (mowval) listed 10 facts of India which you never knew...
name for our nation came from river called "Indus or Sindhu River".
Let's have a look at that river's information. You
know what, this is the longest river in the Asia .you want to know how much
length is that?
let me crack that information.And its 3,180km long.
It flows through Pakistan, the Indian state
of Jammu and Kashmir and western Tibet.
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indus_River
are 1,129,900 active personnel working in Indian Army.
are the people who bleed at border so that we stay safe at our comfortable
are the people who are not well paid but they still love their country..
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_Army
Do you know this is the largest people gathering in the world and it can be viewed from Space? This is religious festival celebrated four times over the period of 12 years.. the site which they celebrate will rotate between four pilgrimage places on four sacred rivers at Haridwar on the Ganges River, at Ujjain on the Shipra, at Nashik on the Godavari, and at Prayag (modern Allahabad) at the confluence of the Ganges, the Yamuna, and the mythical Sarasvati. Their celebration is based on distinct set of astrological positions of the Sun, the Moon, and Jupiter, the holiest time occurring at the exact moment when these positions are fully occupied. The Kumbh Mela at Prayag, in particular, attracts millions of pilgrims (who is on a journey to a holy place). In addition, a Great Kumbh Mela festival is held every 144 years at Prayag; the 2001 festival attracted some 60 million people. For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kumbh_Mela
have world's largest school too with us..
The CMS school was founded in 1959 by Drs Bharti Gandhi and Jagdish Gandhi. It held the
2010-11 "Guinness Book of World Records" for the largest school.
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/City_Montessori_School https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcmINpEN5FY
village called "Shani Shingnapur" in Maharashtra (India), people
live in there don't build their homes with DOOR for generations.
they believe in god "Shani" of that
village and they says that whoever steals anything from this place will incur
the wrath of Shani God and will have to pay for his/her sins very dearly. No
theft was reported in the village until 2010 when cash and items worth Rs.
35000/- were stolen from a vehicle.
is no police station in this village either.
would be thinking that if all village or cities in India become like this that
would be Great right? .
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shani_Shingnapur
temple have been built by Tamilnadu empire "Raja Raja chola" for lord "Shiva" located in Thanjavur, Tamilnadu and its turning 1000 years old in 2010.
been built in 10th century AD.
temple also known as "Peruvudaiyar Kovil".
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brihadeeswarar_Temple
Ziona Chan is popular in view of his world record as the
head of the "world's largest
existing family" with 39 wives, 94 children, 14 daughters-in-law and
33 grandchildren, 180 in total and counting, all living in Baktawng village,
proud of his large family and says that he is fortunate to be head of his
It or Not! Is an American franchise, and Ziona was featured as 11
strangest stories for the year 2011.
looking at his name, we too thought that he is from china or Japan and it's
very hard to believe that he is an Indian.
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ziona
Magnetic Hill is located on the Leh-Kargil-Baltik National Highway, about
30 km from Leh , at a height of 14,000 feet above sea level.
says that "We believe the geographical location of the hill, at a high altitude
of about 14,000 feet, ensures that a significantly high dosage of radiation is
received. As per records, Leh receives the highest radiation for any place on
Earth, hence the effects are also significant. So we can attribute the
fluctuations in magnetic intensities to the geomagnetic interactions with
radiation. In support of the above, we observed noticeable fluctuations of
magnetic fields especially during the day, relative to the night at the same
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Magnetic_Hill_(India)
think what is there in this Lake and it may looks like normal lake which are
there in every village of India.
me tell you, This Lake is formed because of "meteor impact" . Geologists, ecologists, archaeologists,
naturalists and astronomers have reported several studies on the various
aspects of this Crater Lake ecosystem. Lonar
Lake has a mean diameter of 1.2 kilometers (3,900 ft) and is about 137
meters (449 ft) below the crater rim.
For more information : https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lonar_crater_lake
and only sport "Kabaddi" won all the world cup till date.
India men's national kabaddi team represents India. in
international kabaddi competitions. India won
Gold medals Asian Games in 1990, 1994, 1998, 2002, 2006, 2010, 2014.
give some importance to these kabaddi players as well.
but not least, "We should be proud of
India and Being an Indian"
For more information: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/India_national_kabaddi_team