The saffron stands for courage, sacrifice and the spirit of renunciation.  The white, is meant for purity and truth.   The...
<ul><li>5,000 year old civilization </li></ul><ul><li>325 languages spoken – 1,652 dialects </li></ul><ul><li>18 official ...
<ul><li>Parliamentary form of Government  </li></ul><ul><li>Secular democratic constitution </li></ul><ul><li>Worlds large...
History
Mythology
AUM or OM The first sound of the Almighty Oneness with the supreme
G enerates - Brahma O bserves - Vishnu D estroys - Shiva Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva The Trinity
The Great Indian Epics Ramayana Mahabharata Longest Epic in world literature  with  100,000  two-line stanzas The first In...
Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations. Harappa Civilization- 2700BC
World’s first university in Takshila –700 B.C Sanskrit Language –most suitable for computer software Ayurveda- earliest sc...
Yoga -   Made in India Origin –5000 BC Documented by 200 BC – 300 AD
Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC Kalarippayat
1700s – British invasion
15 th  August , 1947 Indian Independence 26 th  January , 1950 Republic- India
National  Emblem “ Truth alone triumphs”
National  Animal   -  Tiger
National  Bird  -  Peacock
National  Flower - Lotus
Great Indian Personalities
Invented the Zero Aryabhatta
Mahatma Gandhi Father of the nation  Embodiment of Non- Violence
Swami Vivekananda Champion of humanitarianism
Great Indian Mathematician Postulated and proved 3,542 theorems  Ramanujam
Rabindranath Tagore 1913 – Nobel  Prize in Literature
1930  -  Nobel Laureate in Physics  Work on scattering of light and Raman effect C.V Raman
1979 – Nobel  Prize in Peace Mother Teresa
1968 -  Nobel Laureate in Medicine   Work on interpretation of the genetic code Har Gobind Khorana
Subramanyan Chandrasekhar 1983 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on structure and evolution of stars
Dance forms
More than 45 folk dances
7 Classical Dance forms
Bharata Natyam
Kathak
Kathakali
Kuchipudi
Manipuri
Mohini Attam
Odissi
More than 15 vocal forms More than 60 music instruments
India - God’s own country Celebrates more than 65 festivals
Places of historic importance
Tirumala - Tirupati World’s richest temple
Saint Thomas Cathedral Statue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543
The Golden Temple
Jamma Masjid The biggest mosque in India
Thousand pillar temple
Gateway of India
Jantar Mantar – 1716 Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars
Mysore Palace Illuminated by 97,000 light bulbs
Buddha Statue Largest monolithic statue in Asia
Dal Lake Jewel in the crown of Kashmir
The Taj Mahal
Calcutta – City of joy
Cherrapunji Wettest place on earth
We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been ...
Be Proud of Being an Indian J a i  H i n d - Made By  Devang Barot Click Here ...
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  1. 2. The saffron stands for courage, sacrifice and the spirit of renunciation. The white, is meant for purity and truth. The green is for faith and fertility. The navy blue wheel denotes the continuity of the nation's progress which is deemed to be as boundless as the blue sky and as fathomless as the deep blue sea.
  2. 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>
  3. 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>
  4. 5. History
  5. 6. Mythology
  6. 7. AUM or OM The first sound of the Almighty Oneness with the supreme
  7. 8. G enerates - Brahma O bserves - Vishnu D estroys - Shiva Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva The Trinity
  8. 9. The Great Indian Epics Ramayana Mahabharata Longest Epic in world literature with 100,000 two-line stanzas The first Indian epic
  9. 10. Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations. Harappa Civilization- 2700BC
  10. 11. 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. 12. Yoga - Made in India Origin –5000 BC Documented by 200 BC – 300 AD
  12. 13. Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC Kalarippayat
  13. 14. 1700s – British invasion
  14. 15. 15 th August , 1947 Indian Independence 26 th January , 1950 Republic- India
  15. 16. National Emblem “ Truth alone triumphs”
  16. 17. National Animal - Tiger
  17. 18. National Bird - Peacock
  18. 19. National Flower - Lotus
  19. 20. Great Indian Personalities
  20. 21. Invented the Zero Aryabhatta
  21. 22. Mahatma Gandhi Father of the nation Embodiment of Non- Violence
  22. 23. Swami Vivekananda Champion of humanitarianism
  23. 24. Great Indian Mathematician Postulated and proved 3,542 theorems Ramanujam
  24. 25. Rabindranath Tagore 1913 – Nobel Prize in Literature
  25. 26. 1930 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on scattering of light and Raman effect C.V Raman
  26. 27. 1979 – Nobel Prize in Peace Mother Teresa
  27. 28. 1968 - Nobel Laureate in Medicine Work on interpretation of the genetic code Har Gobind Khorana
  28. 29. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar 1983 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on structure and evolution of stars
  29. 30. Dance forms
  30. 31. More than 45 folk dances
  31. 32. 7 Classical Dance forms
  32. 33. Bharata Natyam
  33. 34. Kathak
  34. 35. Kathakali
  35. 36. Kuchipudi
  36. 37. Manipuri
  37. 38. Mohini Attam
  38. 39. Odissi
  39. 40. More than 15 vocal forms More than 60 music instruments
  40. 41. India - God’s own country Celebrates more than 65 festivals
  41. 42. Places of historic importance
  42. 43. Tirumala - Tirupati World’s richest temple
  43. 44. Saint Thomas Cathedral Statue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543
  44. 45. The Golden Temple
  45. 46. Jamma Masjid The biggest mosque in India
  46. 47. Thousand pillar temple
  47. 48. Gateway of India
  48. 49. Jantar Mantar – 1716 Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars
  49. 50. Mysore Palace Illuminated by 97,000 light bulbs
  50. 51. Buddha Statue Largest monolithic statue in Asia
  51. 52. Dal Lake Jewel in the crown of Kashmir
  52. 53. The Taj Mahal
  53. 54. Calcutta – City of joy
  54. 55. Cherrapunji Wettest place on earth
  55. 56. 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
  56. 57. Be Proud of Being an Indian J a i H i n d - Made By Devang Barot Click Here ...

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