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  1. 1. INDIA Mera Bharath Mahaan
  2. 2. The subcontinent of India lies in south Asia, between Pakistan, China and Nepal. To the north it is bordered by the world's highest mountain chain, where foothill valleys cover the northernmost of the country's 26 states. Further south, plateaus, tropical rain forests and sandy deserts are bordered by palm fringed beaches .
  3. 3. <ul><li>5,000 year old civilization </li></ul><ul><li>325 languages spoken – 1,652 dialects </li></ul><ul><li>18 official languages </li></ul><ul><li>29 states, 5 union territories </li></ul><ul><li>3.28 million sq. kilometers - Area </li></ul><ul><li>7,516 kilometers - Coastline </li></ul><ul><li>1,000,000,000 people in 2000 </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Parliamentary form of Government </li></ul><ul><li>Secular democratic constitution </li></ul><ul><li>Worlds largest democracy since 55 years </li></ul><ul><li>4 th largest economy </li></ul><ul><li>Fastest growing IT super power </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Railways ,the biggest employer in the world. </li></ul>
  5. 5. HISTORY
  6. 6. <ul><li>India's history goes back to 3,200 BC when Hinduism was first founded. Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism. Judaism. Zoroashtrianism, Christianity and Islam all exist within the country today . </li></ul>
  7. 7. THE TRINITY Generates-Brahma Observes-Vishnu Destroys-Shiva
  8. 8. The Great Indian Epics Ramayana Mahabharata Longest Epic in world literature with 100,000 two-line stanzas The first Indian epic
  9. 9. <ul><li>Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations. </li></ul>Harappa Civilization- 2700BC
  10. 10. World’s first university in Takshila –700 B.C Sanskrit Language –most suitable for computer software Ayurveda- earliest school of medicine known to humans
  11. 11. Yoga - Made in India Origin –5000 BC Documented by 200 BC – 300 AD
  12. 12. Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC Kalarippayat
  13. 13. <ul><li>1700’s BRITISH INVASION </li></ul>
  14. 14. 15 th August , 1947 Indian Independence <ul><li>26 th January , 1950 </li></ul><ul><li>Republic- India </li></ul>
  15. 15. National Emblem “ Truth alone triumphs”
  16. 16. NATIONAL ANIMAL
  17. 17. National Bird - Peacock
  18. 18. National Flower - Lotus
  19. 19. Great Indian Personalities
  20. 20. Invented the Zero Aryabhatta
  21. 21. Mahatma Gandhi Father of the nation Embodiment of Non- Violence
  22. 22. Swami Vivekananda Champion of humanitarianism
  23. 23. Great Indian Mathematician Postulated and proved 3,542 theorems Ramanujam
  24. 24. Rabindranath Tagore 1913 – Nobel Prize in Literature
  25. 25. 1930 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on scattering of light and Raman effect C.V Raman
  26. 26. 1979 – Nobel Prize in Peace Mother Teresa
  27. 27. 1968 - Nobel Laureate in Medicine Work on interpretation of the genetic code Har Gobind Khorana
  28. 28. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar 1983 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on structure and evolution of stars
  29. 29. DANCE FORMS
  30. 30. 45 folk dances
  31. 31. 7 Classical Dance forms
  32. 33. 7 Classical Dance forms
  33. 34. Bharata Natyam
  34. 35. Kathak
  35. 36. Kathakali
  36. 37. Kuchipudi
  37. 38. Manipuri
  38. 39. Mohini Attam
  39. 40. Odissi
  40. 41. More than 15 vocal forms More than 60 music instruments
  41. 42. India - God’s own country Celebrates more than 65 festivals
  42. 43. Places of historic importance
  43. 44. Tirumala - Tirupati World’s richest temple
  44. 45. Saint Thomas Cathedral Statue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543
  45. 46. The Golden Temple
  46. 47. Jamma Masjid The biggest mosque in India
  47. 48. Thousand pillar temple
  48. 49. Gateway of India
  49. 50. Jantar Mantar – 1716 Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars
  50. 51. Mysore Palace Illuminated by 97,000 light bulbs
  51. 52. Buddha Statue Largest monolithic statue in Asia
  52. 53. Dal Lake Jewel in the crown of Kashmir
  53. 54. The Taj Mahal
  54. 55. Calcutta – City of joy
  55. 56. Cherrapunji Wettest place on earth
  56. 57. We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made. -Albert Einstein India is,the cradle of the human race,the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history,the grandmother of legend, and the great grand mother of tradition.Our most valuable and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only. -Mark Twain
  57. 58. J a i H i n d -

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