Category: India

Indians are relearning Sanskrit and reviving the ancient…

Indians are relearning Sanskrit and reviving the ancient language, with 10,000 new speakers in 2010 alone.

Indians are relearning Sanskrit and reviving the ancient…

Indians are relearning Sanskrit and reviving the ancient language, with 10,000 new speakers in 2010 alone.

Indian army reportedly spent six months watching “Chinese…

Indian army reportedly spent six months watching “Chinese spy drones” violating its air space, only to find out they were actually Jupiter and Venus. (source)

There is an Indian village named “Piplantri,” which celebrates…

There is an Indian village named “Piplantri,” which celebrates the birth of every girl child by planting 111 trees.

In 2001, India started building roads that are held together…

In 2001, India started building roads that are held together using polymer glues made from shredded plastic wastes. These plastic roads have developed no potholes and cracks after years of use, and they are cheaper to build. As of 2016, there are more than 21,000 miles of plastic roads.

In 2001, India started building roads that are held together…

In 2001, India started building roads that are held together using polymer glues made from shredded plastic wastes. These plastic roads have developed no potholes and cracks after years of use, and they are cheaper to build. As of 2016, there are more than 21,000 miles of plastic roads.

In the 1980’s, people living on the borders of forests in…

In the 1980’s, people living on the borders of forests in India and Bangladesh were issued plastic face masks to wear on the back of their heads. Tiger attacks virtually stopped because the tigers thought people were looking at them when their backs were turned.

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In 1977, Pradyumna Kumar Mahanandia, a poor Indian artist, rode…

In 1977, Pradyumna Kumar Mahanandia, a poor Indian artist, rode a second-hand bicycle for four months and three weeks from New Delhi to Gothenburg in Sweden to meet his love Charlotte Von Schedvin. He rode his bicycle because he didn’t have enough money to buy an airplane ticket. They married and now have two children.

Currently, India is the only country on Earth confirmed to have…

Currently, India is the only country on Earth confirmed to have both lions and tigers in its wilderness.

A proud father who has 400+ daughters. Mahesh Savani from…

A proud father who has 400+ daughters. Mahesh Savani from Gujarat is well known for his humanitarian works. He bore all expenses of weddings of over 400 girls from all religions, who had no father. He did all a father does for his daughter.