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The Republic of India is a country in South Asia. The name 'India' is derived from the River Indus, the valleys around which were the home of the early settlers. One of the earliest civilizations, the Indus Valley civilization flourished on the Indian subcontinent from c. 2600 B.C. to c. 2000 B.C.
Interesting Facts about India
- Every few years the Kumbh Mela – a massive Hindu pilgrimage - is held on the Ganges river bank. It is the world’s largest gathering of humans (bringing in a whopping 200 million people), and is visible from outer space.
- The world’s biggest family lives in India; a man with 39 wives and 94 children. And you thought your holidays were hectic.
- India has the lowest meat consumption per person.
- The discovery of water on the moon was actually discovered in 2009 by India’s ISRO Chandrayaan- 1 using its Moon Mineralogy Mapper.
- Around 100 Million years ago, India was actually an island.
10 most popular study destinations for students in India
3. United Kingdom
4. United States