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  1. 1. Proud To Be an Indian
  2. 2. Some Facts On India’s Success• There are 3.22 Million Indians in America. 38% of Doctors in America are Indians. 12% of Scientists in America are Indians. 36% of NASA employees are Indians. 34% of MICROSOFT employees are Indians. 28% of IBM employees are Indians. 17% of INTEL employees are Indians. 13% of XEROX employees are Indians. You may know some of these facts. These facts were recently published in a German Magazine, which deals with WORLD HISTORY FACTS ABOUT INDIA. 
  3. 3. SOME TECNOLOGICAL FACTS ABOUT INDIAIndia is the 2nd largest tractormanufacturer (TAFE) in the world.India is the fourth largest car market inAsia. India has the second largest pool ofscientists and engineers in the world.India has the largest movie industry in theworld, terms of ticket sales and number offilms produced.
  4. 4. FAMOUS SCIENTIST OF INDIADR.APJ ABDUL KALAM C.V RAMANApart from being a notable scientist C.V RAMAN WAS A SCIENTIST INand engineer, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam PHIYSICS, WHO WON NOBLE PRIZE served as the 11th President of IN 1930.India from the period 2002 to 2007.
  5. 5. Famous Mathematicians Of Ancient TimesAryabhatta invented zero. Bhaskaracharya calculatedThe place value system, the the time taken by the earthdecimal system was to orbit the sun hundredsdeveloped in India in 100 BC. of years before the astronomers
  6. 6. THE PENINSULA REGION OF THE SOUTHSouth India or the southernpeninsular region is surroundedby mountains. In the north lie theVindhya and the other mountainranges that separate the Deccanfrom the northern plains.
  7. 7. Taj Mahal• The majestic Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world.
  8. 8. DELHI• Delhi is the capital of India. Delhi emerged as a major political, cultural and commercial city along the trade routes between northwest India and the Genetic plain. Delhi’s official name is National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is the largest metropolis by area and the second-largest metropolis by population in India.
  10. 10. Universities• The Worlds first university was established in                             Takshila in 700BC.More than 10,500 students from                             all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The                             University of Nalanda built in the 4th century BC                             was one of the greatest achievements of ancient India                             in the field of education.
  11. 11. Ayurveda• Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to humans. Charaka, the father of medicine consolidated Ayurveda 2500 years ago. Today Ayurveda is fast regaining its rightful place in our civilization.
  12. 12. Dams• The earliest reservoir and dam for irrigation was built in Saurashtra.
  13. 13. C HE S S• Chess (Shataranja or AshtaPada) was invented in India.
  14. 14. Doctors• Sushruta is the father of surgery. 2600 years ago he and health scientists of his time conducted complicated surgeries like cesareans, cataract, artificial limbs, fractures, urinary stones and even plastic surgery and brain surgery. Usage of anesthesia was well known in ancient India. Over 125 surgical equipment were used. Deep knowledge of anatomy, etiology, embryology, digestion, metabolism, genetics and immunity is also found in many texts.
  16. 16. INDIA’S CLIMATEThe climate of India defies easy generalization, comprising a wide range of weather conditions across a large geographic scale and varied topography.
  17. 17. MOUNTAINS• India has some of the highest and lofty mountain ranges in the world. These mountain ranges offer some of the most spectacular landscapes and habitats in the world. The varied altitudes and ranges presents varied floras from tropical and sub tropical forests of the Himalayan foothills, the temperate types of the higher lands, to the high altitude deserts of Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh.
  18. 18. HIMALAYS• The Great Himalayan Mountain Ranges : This is one of the most desirable place for trekkers and mountaineers. The regions encompasses the various Himalayan ranges whcih extends along the Indias northern and north eastern border in a 2410 km curve. Himalayas are the tallest mountain system in the world.
  19. 19. RIVERSThe Indian River system is classified as Himalayan, peninsular, coastal, and inland-drainage basin rivers. The largest river basin of India is the Ganga basin, which receives water from Himalayas in the north and the Vindhyas in the South. The Ganga, the Yamuna, the Ghagra, Gandak and Kosi are the main constituents of this basin.
  20. 20. THAR DESERT The Thar Desert, is a large, arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent. With an area of more than 200,000 km2 (77,000 sq mi), it is the worlds 9th largest subtropical desert. It lies mostly in the India state of Rajasthan, and extends into the southern portion of Haryana and Punjab states and into northern Gujarat state. In Pakistan, the desert covers eastern Sindh province and the southeastern portion of Pakistans Punjab province.
  21. 21. Quotes About India• Albert Einstein said: We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could  have been   made.• Mark Twain said: 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 structure materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only.                            
  22. 22. • The list could be endless. BUT, if we dont see even a    glimpse of that great India in the India That we see    today, it clearly means that we are not working up to our Potential and that if we do, we could once again; be an ever shining and Inspiring country setting a bright path for rest of the world to follow.