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India Shining.

India Shining.

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  • 1. INDIAMera Bharath Mahaan
  • 2. The subcontinent of India lies in south Asia, between Pakistan, China and Nepal. To the north it is bordered by the worlds highest mountain chain, where foothill valleys cover the northernmost ofthe countrys 26 states. Further south, plateaus, tropical rain forests and sandy deserts are bordered by palm fringed beaches .
  • 3.  5,000 year old civilization 325 languages spoken – 1,652 dialects 18 official languages 29 states, 5 union territories 3.28 million sq. kilometers - Area 7,516 kilometers - Coastline 1,000,000,000 people in 2000
  • 4.  Parliamentary form of Government Secular democratic constitution Worlds largest democracy since 55 years 4 th largest economy Fastest growing IT super power Indian Railways ,the biggest employer in the world.
  • 5. HISTORY
  • 6. • Indias 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 .
  • 7. THE TRINITYGenerates-BrahmaObserves-VishnuDestroys-Shiva
  • 8. The Great Indian EpicsRamayana Mahabharata Longest Epic inThe first Indian world literature epic with 100,000 two-
  • 9. Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations. Harappa Civilization- 2700BC
  • 10. World’s first university in Takshila –700 B.CAyurveda- earliest school of medicine known to humans Sanskrit Language –most suitable for computer software
  • 11. Yoga - Made in India• Origin –5000 BC Documented by 200 BC – 300 AD
  • 12. Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC Kalarippayat
  • 13. • 1700’s BRITISH INVASION
  • 14. 15 th August , 1947Indian Independence 26 th January , 1950 Republic- India
  • 15. National Emblem“Truth alone triumphs”
  • 16. NATIONAL ANIMAL
  • 17. National Bird - Peacock•
  • 18. National Flower - Lotus
  • 19. Great Indian Personalities
  • 20. AryabhattaInvented the Zero
  • 21. Mahatma Gandhi Father of the nationEmbodiment of Non- Violence
  • 22. Swami VivekanandaChampion of humanitarianism
  • 23. Ramanujam Great Indian MathematicianPostulated and proved 3,542 theorems
  • 24. Rabindranath Tagore1913 – Nobel Prize in Literature
  • 25. C.V Raman 1930 - Nobel Laureate in PhysicsWork on scattering of light and Raman effect
  • 26. Mother Teresa1979 – Nobel Prize in Peace
  • 27. Har Gobind Khorana 1968 - Nobel Laureate in MedicineWork on interpretation of the genetic code
  • 28. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar 1983 - Nobel Laureate in PhysicsWork on structure and evolution of stars
  • 29. DANCE FORMS
  • 30. 45 folk dances
  • 31. 7 Classical Dance forms
  • 32. 7 Classical Dance forms
  • 33. Bharata Natyam
  • 34. Kathak
  • 35. Kathakali
  • 36. Kuchipudi
  • 37. Manipuri
  • 38. Mohini Attam
  • 39. Odissi
  • 40. More than 15 vocal formsMore than 60 music instruments
  • 41. India - God’s own countryCelebrates more than 65 festivals
  • 42. Places of historic importance
  • 43. Tirumala - TirupatiWorld’s richest temple
  • 44. Saint Thomas CathedralStatue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543
  • 45. The Golden Temple
  • 46. Jamma MasjidThe biggest mosque in India
  • 47. Thousand pillar temple
  • 48. Gateway of India
  • 49. Jantar Mantar – 1716Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars
  • 50. Mysore PalaceIlluminated by 97,000 light bulbs
  • 51. Buddha StatueLargest monolithic statue in Asia
  • 52. Dal LakeJewel in the crown of Kashmir
  • 53. The Taj Mahal
  • 54. Calcutta – City of joy
  • 55. CherrapunjiWettest place on earth
  • 56. India is,the cradle of the human race,the birthplace of humanspeech, the mother of history,the grandmother of legend, and the great grand mother of tradition.Our most valuable andmost instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only. -Mark Twain 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
  • 57. Jai Hind -

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