As a matter of fact, India is among those few nations of the world who have contributed immensely towards the progress of the entire world. Going through the books of various historians, we can easily learn how ‘golden’ India was in her yesteryears, before the Mughals and British invaded us. Below we have listed six unique facts about India which every India should know and feel proud of.
India never invaded any country
India got invaded by the likes of Alexander the Great, Mongols, Mughals, British, etc. but in her entire history, India never invaded any country or threatened their sovereignty, for any reason.
India is one of the most ancient civilizations of the world
This is a fact. While many civilizations were nothing but a group of nomads, India had Indus Valley Civilization and Harappan Culture, which was highly evolved in their thinking, administration and the way they lived their lives.
Yoga is as old as our Vedic scriptures. It has become so popular that even western style gymnasiums have group yoga sessions.
Highest motorable road of the world
Khardung La, the highest motorable road of the world is in India located in the beautiful Laddakh. It is maintained by our Border Road Organization.
Founding home of various religions
Yes! Hinduism, Sikhism, Jainism and Buddhism were all founded in our country.
Largest postal network
India has 154,882 post offices which is the highest figure for any postal network of the world. 1,139,182 post offices (approximately 90%) are in rural India.
In all the things you hear and see in the news, never forget:
Saare Jahan Se Achcha, Hindustan Hamara !