Hiya Craxies! How’s your day going? Mine’s pretty good😊
this week, I thought I’d write about my country, because India is a very interesting country!
all the languages, cultures, festivals, nature makes it a diverse land😍
here are some interesting facts about India: (I got them from Google, and a book😀)
Did you know: India was once an island, and even a part of Antarctica! About 50 million years ago, it connected with the Asian continental plate, and the Himalayas was born.
I did not know that! WHOA.
Chess was invented in India.
some of you might know this, and it’s pretty cool. 😛
There are more people in India than in the entire Western Hemisphere of Earth!
That is CRAZY!!! I know that there are a lot of people, but not THAT much🤨😮😮😮
The food of India is world-famous
India planted nearly 50 million trees in 24 hours on Monday 11th July, 2016, setting a new Guinness World Record!
👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 50 MiLlIoN?!?
Chai (Tea) is the national drink of India.
I didn’t know that..😮
India has the largest number of news channel in the world. India has 5600 newspapers, magazines in over twenty-one different languages with a combined readership of over 120 million
Did you know? Martial Arts were first created in India, and later spread to Asia by Buddhist missionaries
A Meteor formed the Breathtaking Lonar Lake in Maharashtra
WHOA. take a look at this pic: Can you a believe a METEOR formed this?!
India is the second largest English speaking country in the world
The first rocket in India was transported on a bicycle!
There’s a hill in India that defies gravity! The strange phenomenon was discovered on a stretch of road near Tulsi Shyam in Gujarat. Signs at the road instruct drivers to park their cars and leave them in neutral, and the cars begin to roll up the hill against the pull of gravity!
I just learnt about this, and it’s sooo fascinating! 😮
and those are some interesting facts about India!!
I learnt a lot of new things, and I hope you did too!
Which fact was your favorite? mine was the hill that defies gravity!!
Let’s chat in the comments! 😉