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The saffron stands for courage, sacrifice and the spirit of renunciation.

The white, is meant for purity and truth.

The green is for faith and fertility.

The navy blue wheel denotes the continuity of the nation's progress which is deemed to be as boundless as the blue sky and as fathomless as the deep blue sea.

  • 5,000 year old civilization renunciation.

  • 325 languages spoken – 1,652 dialects

  • 18 official languages

  • 29 states, 5 union territories

  • 3.28 million sq. kilometers - Area

  • 7,516 kilometers - Coastline

  • 1,000,000,000 people in 2000

  • Parliamentary form of Government renunciation.

  • Secular democratic constitution

  • Worlds largest democracy since 55 years

  • 4th largest economy

  • Fastest growing IT super power

  • Indian Railways ,the biggest employer in the world.

History renunciation.

Mythology renunciation.

AUM or OM renunciation.

The first sound of the Almighty

Oneness with the supreme

The Trinity renunciation.





The Great Indian Epics renunciation.



Longest Epic in world literature with 100,000 two-line stanzas

The first Indian epic

Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations.

Harappa Civilization- 2700BC

World’s first university in Takshila –700 B.C urban civilizations.

Ayurveda- earliest school of medicine known to humans

Sanskrit Language –most suitable for computer software

Yoga urban civilizations.-Made in India

Origin –5000 BC

Documented by

200 BC – 300 AD

Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC urban civilizations.


1700s – British invasion urban civilizations.

15 urban August , 1947

Indian Independence

26th January , 1950

Republic- India

National Emblem urban civilizations.

“Truth alone triumphs”

National Animal urban civilizations. - Tiger

National Bird urban civilizations. - Peacock

National Flower - Lotus urban civilizations.

Great Indian Personalities urban civilizations.

Aryabhatta urban civilizations.

Invented the Zero

Mahatma Gandhi urban civilizations.

Father of the nation

Embodiment of Non- Violence

Swami Vivekananda urban civilizations.

Champion of humanitarianism

Ramanujam urban civilizations.

Great Indian Mathematician

Postulated and proved 3,542 theorems

Rabindranath Tagore urban civilizations.

1913 – Nobel Prize in Literature

C.V Raman urban civilizations.

1930 - Nobel Laureate in Physics

Work on scattering of light and Raman effect

Mother Teresa urban civilizations.

1979 – Nobel Prize in Peace

Har Gobind Khorana urban civilizations.

1968 - Nobel Laureate in Medicine

Work on interpretation of the genetic code

Subramanyan Chandrasekhar urban civilizations.

1983 - Nobel Laureate in Physics

Work on structure and evolution of stars

Dance forms urban civilizations.

More than 45 folk dances urban civilizations.

7 Classical Dance forms urban civilizations.

Bharata Natyam urban civilizations.

Kathak urban civilizations.

Kathakali urban civilizations.

Kuchipudi urban civilizations.

Manipuri urban civilizations.

Mohini Attam urban civilizations.

Odissi urban civilizations.

More than 15 vocal forms urban civilizations.

More than 60 music instruments

India - God’s own country urban civilizations.

Celebrates more than 65 festivals

Places of historic importance urban civilizations.

Tirumala - Tirupati urban civilizations.

World’s richest temple

Saint Thomas Cathedral urban civilizations.

Statue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543

The Golden Temple urban civilizations.

Jamma Masjid urban civilizations.

The biggest mosque in India

Thousand pillar temple urban civilizations.

Gateway of India urban civilizations.

Jantar Mantar – 1716 urban civilizations.

Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars

Mysore Palace urban civilizations.

Illuminated by 97,000 light bulbs

Buddha Statue urban civilizations.

Largest monolithic statue in Asia

Dal Lake urban civilizations.

Jewel in the crown of Kashmir

The Taj Mahal urban civilizations.

Calcutta – City of joy urban civilizations.

Cherrapunji urban civilizations.

Wettest place on earth

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 instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only. -Mark Twain

We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.

-Albert Einstein