India
Sports <ul><li>Cricket- Most popular sport played in India </li></ul><ul><li>Cycling </li></ul><ul><li>Football (also call...
Religions <ul><li>Islam </li></ul><ul><li>Sikhism </li></ul><ul><li>Ayyavazhi </li></ul><ul><li>Jainism </li></ul><ul><li>...
Foods <ul><li>For the people of India, they eat with their figures </li></ul><ul><li>It is considered rood to have your fi...
Clothing <ul><li>Women wear Sari, Lehenga, or Salwar Kameez when getting married </li></ul><ul><li>A normal day’s outfit w...
India <ul><li>Capital: New Dehli  </li></ul><ul><li>Ganges River </li></ul><ul><li>Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary  </li></ul><...
Political  <ul><li>India is a democracy  </li></ul><ul><li>Has a prime minister </li></ul><ul><li>Has a president </li></u...
Political Leaders <ul><li>Mahandas Karanchard Gandhi  </li></ul><ul><li>Born: October 2, 1869 </li></ul><ul><li>Assinated ...
Political Leaders <ul><li>12 th  president of India </li></ul><ul><li>Pratibha Devisingh Patil </li></ul><ul><li>Elected i...
Important places <ul><li>Red Fort Of Delhi </li></ul><ul><li>The tomb of Jama Masjid  </li></ul><ul><li>Historical landmar...
Important Places <ul><li>Sri Meenakshi Temple </li></ul><ul><li>Indian West Coast </li></ul><ul><li>Carved out of hill roc...
Important Places <ul><li>Taj Mahal </li></ul><ul><li>Built in 1632-1653 </li></ul><ul><li>Builder: Mughal emperor Shah Jah...
Animals <ul><li>Black Buck </li></ul><ul><li>Cranes </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Elephants </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Rhinos </l...
Holidays  <ul><li>Christmas </li></ul><ul><li>Easter </li></ul><ul><li>Good Friday </li></ul><ul><li>Father’s Day </li></u...
Statistics of India <ul><li>Total population: 1,181,412 people </li></ul><ul><li>Annual births: 26,913 </li></ul><ul><li>L...
India’s flag
Thoughts on India <ul><li>&quot;India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of histo...
Thoughts on India <ul><li>&quot;She (India) has left indelible imprints on one fourth of the human race in the course of a...
&quot;Sports of Inia.&quot;  Sports of India . Web. 22 Feb. 2011. <http://sports.indianetzone.com/>. &quot;The Top 20 Game...
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  1. 1. India
  2. 2. Sports <ul><li>Cricket- Most popular sport played in India </li></ul><ul><li>Cycling </li></ul><ul><li>Football (also called soccer) </li></ul><ul><li>Gymnastics </li></ul><ul><li>Volleyball </li></ul><ul><li>Kabaddi </li></ul><ul><li>Hockey </li></ul><ul><li>And many more sports are played in India </li></ul>
  3. 3. Religions <ul><li>Islam </li></ul><ul><li>Sikhism </li></ul><ul><li>Ayyavazhi </li></ul><ul><li>Jainism </li></ul><ul><li>Christianity </li></ul><ul><li>Hinduism </li></ul><ul><li>Buddhism </li></ul><ul><li>Zoroastrianism </li></ul>
  4. 4. Foods <ul><li>For the people of India, they eat with their figures </li></ul><ul><li>It is considered rood to have your figures to touch the mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Snacks </li></ul><ul><li>Pani Puri (a type of bread) </li></ul><ul><li>Roasted nuts </li></ul><ul><li>Pav bhaji </li></ul><ul><li>Bhel </li></ul><ul><li>Drinks </li></ul><ul><li>Tea (Chai) </li></ul><ul><li>Lassi (yogurt or buttermilk drink) </li></ul>
  5. 5. Clothing <ul><li>Women wear Sari, Lehenga, or Salwar Kameez when getting married </li></ul><ul><li>A normal day’s outfit would be Salwar Kameez or a Sari </li></ul><ul><li>Women would wear silver and gold jewelry such as earrings and nose rings </li></ul><ul><li>Men wear a long white cloth called dhoti </li></ul><ul><li>Sometimes Indian men would wear a turbans, made out of long white cloth </li></ul>
  6. 6. India <ul><li>Capital: New Dehli </li></ul><ul><li>Ganges River </li></ul><ul><li>Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary </li></ul><ul><li>Mubai Airport </li></ul><ul><li>New Dehli Airport </li></ul>
  7. 7. Political <ul><li>India is a democracy </li></ul><ul><li>Has a prime minister </li></ul><ul><li>Has a president </li></ul><ul><li>Executive power is enforced by government </li></ul><ul><li>Two largest political parties: Inidan National Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party </li></ul>
  8. 8. Political Leaders <ul><li>Mahandas Karanchard Gandhi </li></ul><ul><li>Born: October 2, 1869 </li></ul><ul><li>Assinated on January 30, 1948 </li></ul><ul><li>Major role in India’s struggle for freedom </li></ul><ul><li>Promoted non-violence </li></ul><ul><li>Founded National Indian Congress </li></ul><ul><li>Across the world his birthday is a national holiday </li></ul>
  9. 9. Political Leaders <ul><li>12 th president of India </li></ul><ul><li>Pratibha Devisingh Patil </li></ul><ul><li>Elected in July 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>1 st women president </li></ul><ul><li>Lives in New Delhi </li></ul><ul><li>Elected for a five year term </li></ul>
  10. 10. Important places <ul><li>Red Fort Of Delhi </li></ul><ul><li>The tomb of Jama Masjid </li></ul><ul><li>Historical landmark and a busy tourist spot </li></ul>
  11. 11. Important Places <ul><li>Sri Meenakshi Temple </li></ul><ul><li>Indian West Coast </li></ul><ul><li>Carved out of hill rocks </li></ul><ul><li>Built between 950 and 1050 A.D </li></ul><ul><li>Known for its sculptures and its beautiful carvings </li></ul>
  12. 12. Important Places <ul><li>Taj Mahal </li></ul><ul><li>Built in 1632-1653 </li></ul><ul><li>Builder: Mughal emperor Shah Jahan </li></ul><ul><li>Stands for internal love </li></ul>
  13. 13. Animals <ul><li>Black Buck </li></ul><ul><li>Cranes </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Elephants </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Rhinos </li></ul><ul><li>Leopard </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Lion </li></ul><ul><li>Camel </li></ul><ul><li>Project Tiger </li></ul><ul><li>White Bengal Tiger </li></ul><ul><li>Bengal Tiger </li></ul><ul><li>Indian Peacock </li></ul><ul><li>Cobra </li></ul>
  14. 14. Holidays <ul><li>Christmas </li></ul><ul><li>Easter </li></ul><ul><li>Good Friday </li></ul><ul><li>Father’s Day </li></ul><ul><li>Mother’s Day </li></ul><ul><li>New Years </li></ul><ul><li>Halloween </li></ul><ul><li>Passover </li></ul><ul><li>Hanukah </li></ul><ul><li>Azaan </li></ul><ul><li>Baraka Eid </li></ul><ul><li>Teacher’s Day </li></ul><ul><li>Independence Day </li></ul>
  15. 15. Statistics of India <ul><li>Total population: 1,181,412 people </li></ul><ul><li>Annual births: 26,913 </li></ul><ul><li>Life expectancy: 64 years of age </li></ul><ul><li>Literacy rate: 66% </li></ul><ul><li>GNI (U.S$) 1070 </li></ul>
  16. 16. India’s flag
  17. 17. Thoughts on India <ul><li>&quot;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 astrictive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only!&quot; - Mark Twain </li></ul>
  18. 18. Thoughts on India <ul><li>&quot;She (India) has left indelible imprints on one fourth of the human race in the course of a long succession of centuries. She has the right to reclaim ... her place amongst the great nations summarizing and symbolizing the spirit of humanity. From Persia to the Chinese sea, from the icy regions of Siberia to Islands of Java and Borneo, India has propagated her beliefs, her tales, and her civilization!&quot; - Sylvia Levi </li></ul>
  19. 19. &quot;Sports of Inia.&quot; Sports of India . Web. 22 Feb. 2011. <http://sports.indianetzone.com/>. &quot;The Top 20 Games Played in India - This List Contains the Games Played in India- Top 10 - Internet's Definitive Top List - Best, Most, Greatest of Everything Ranked User Contributed Rankings - ShareRanks.com.&quot; Internet FAQ Archives - Online Education - Faqs.org . Web. 22 Feb. 2011. <http://www.faqs.org/shareranks/4589,The-Top-20-Games-Played-in-India>. &quot;Casual Women Wear,Indian Casual Wear,Regular Women Wear,IndianRegular Wear.&quot; Women Indian Clothing,Indian Sarees,Salwar Kameez,Women IndianWear,Indian Clothing for Women,Indian Wear for Women . Web. 23 Feb. 2011. <http://www.indianwomenclothing.com/wear-by-occasion/casual-regular-wear.html>. &quot;Indian Clothing - History for Kids!&quot; Kidipede - History for Kids - Homework Help for Middle School . Web. 23 Feb. 2011. <http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/india/clothing/>. &quot;Google Image Result for Http://www.wordtravels.com/images/map/India_map.jpg.&quot; Google . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.wordtravels.com/images/map/India_map.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.wordtravels.com/Travelguide/Countries/India/Map&usg=__0M_EZFCXcmeIrtUSur_gyy2uMTs=&h=507&w=475&sz=49&hl=en&start=0&zoom=1&tbnid=f2jih9PEpQnqIM:&tbnh=162&tbnw=152&ei=4V5mTb69PMrSgQe39LmGDQ&prev=/images?q=map+of+india&hl=en&safe=active&biw=1276&bih=814&gbv=2&tbs=isch:1&itbs=1&iact=hc&vpx=135&vpy=248&dur=157&hovh=232&hovw=217&tx=109&ty=133&oei=4V5mTb69PMrSgQe39LmGDQ&page=1&ndsp=28&ved=1t:429,r:7,s:0>. &quot;President of India.&quot; Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/President_of_India>. &quot;Pictures of Animals in India | Pictures of Zoo Animals.&quot; Pictures of Zoo Animals . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://www.pictures-of-zoo-animals.info/2010/09/02/pictures-of-animals-in-india/>. &quot;Animals in India,Wild Animals of India,Indian Animal from India.&quot; Wildlife Tour,India Wildlife Tours,Indian Wildlife Tour in India . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://www.wildlife-tour-india.com/animals-in-india.html>. &quot;Taj Mahal.&quot; Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taj_Mahal>. Holidays in India - Indian Festival 2011, Indian Holidays 2011, Indian Festivals 2011, Festivals Of India . Web. 24 Feb. 2011. <http://festivals.iloveindia.com/>.
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