May this independance day bring new hope to our country. 15 August, 2011
1.Chess was invented in India.
2.Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus are studies, which originated in India.
3.The ‘Place Value System’ and the ‘Decimal System’ were developed in India in 100 B.C.
4.India is the largest democracy in the world.
5.The world’s first university was established in Takshila in 700 BC.
6.Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to mankind. The Father of Medicine, Charaka, consolidated Ayurveda 2500 years ago.
7. Navigating was born in the river Sindh over 6000 years ago
8. The value of “pi” was first calculated by the Indian Mathematician Budhayana
9. According to Gemological Institute of America Until 1896, India was the only source of diamonds in the world
10.Yoga has its origins in India and has existed for over 5,000 years.
11. Largest milk production in the world
12.One of the Largest railway system in the world
13.Ahmedabad becomes first city to have an e-court
14.Sanskrit IS the oldest and most scientific language in the world.
“Be proud to be an indian”
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