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From : Paresh Ratan Kundu at 09:46 PM - Jun 29, 2012 ( )
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How many lies does the average person tell in one day?

A new survey shows the average person tells four lies a day, or 1,460 a year for a total of 88,000 by the age of 60, and the most common is: "I'm fine."
Others on the list include:
"Nice to see you"
"Sorry I missed your call"
"I'm stuck in traffic"
"Our server was down"
"The train was delayed"
"The check's in the mail"
"I'll call you back in a minute"
"This tastes delicious"
and sadly "Of course I love you"

 



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 09:52 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


Interesting facts about Oxygen

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From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 09:53 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


Shocking facts about Water

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-    Over 150 crore people do not have access to clean, safe water.
- A five minute shower in an typical household will use more water than a person living in a developing world slum will use in a whole day.
- On average, women in Africa and Asia have to walk 3.7 miles to collect water.
- A child dies of water born diseases about every 15 seconds.
- In a typical year in Africa 5–10 times the number of people dies from diarrhea than from war.
- A typical individual in the United States uses 500 liters of water each day.
- Over 1 billion people use less than 6 liters of water per day.
- As little as one dollar can provide clean water for a child in the developing world for an entire year.



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 09:59 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


Interesting facts.

1.    There are no snakes in New Zealand.
2.    Buttermilk does not contain any butter.
3.    Did you know Disneyland does not sell chewing gum? Walt Disney did not want guests inconvenienced by stepping on gum purchased in the park.
4.    Each year Disneyland uses over 5,000 gallons of paint to maintain the clean appearance of the park.
5.    George Washington died on December 14, 1799.
6.    Giraffes can go without water longer than a camel.
7.    January 30, 1933 was the day the words Hi yo silver! Away! were first heard as the lone ranger debuts on radio channel WXYZ of Detroit.
8.    The majority of people who read the word yawn or yawning begin to feel the urge to yawn.
9.    An average male spends during his entire life around 3100 hours shaving. It’s true!
10.    When the Titanic departed from port it carried 1000 loaves of bread, 86,000 pounds of meat, 40,000 eggs and 36,000 apples to feed the passengers and crew on the 7 day voyage. Now those are some interesting facts!
11.    Dogs can have a fatal reaction to eating chocolate. Chocolate contains theobromine and that’s the active ingredient that’s bad for the dog. If you’ve read all the interesting facts to this point your awesome!
12.    For a butterfly to fly it must have a body temperature of no less than 86 degrees fahrenheit or 30 degrees celsius.
13.    The largest milk producing country by volume in the whole world is India.
14.    It is a fact that the first game of chess has been traced back to have originated in northern India.
15.    In the United States, the Internal Revenue Service employees handbook for the collections division unit has instructions which guide employees on how to collect taxes after a nuclear war. interesting!
16.    If you are severely scared of going to the dentist or having dental work, you may actually have a phobia called odontophobia.
17.    Almonds are members of the rose flower family or rosaceae family. The peach is also a member of the rose family.
18.    The tallest girl in the world ever recorded was 8 feet 2 inches tall and died at the young age of 17.
19.    The average human with a full head of hair contains between 85,000 to 150,000 hairs.
20.    Jupiter is the largest planet in the earths solar system. You should have known that one.
21.    Squirrels forget where 50% of the nuts they’ve hidden are. Useless, Hahaha.
22.    Did you know the first bullet proof vest and windshield wiper blades were both invented by a women? Cool!
23.    Cold weather makes fingernails grow faster. Weird!
24.    Only humans cry because of feelings. Awesome!
25.    Mohammad is the most common birth name in the world. There’s only 50 more interesting facts on this page.
26.    It takes about 7 minutes for the average person to fall asleep.
27.    You can give change for a dollar in 293 different coin variations. Good luck!
28.    About 1 out of every 2 million people will die by falling out of bed. Be careful, not funny.
29.    The construction on the Parisian Notre Dame Cathedral began in 1015 A.D and it took over 400 years to complete, It was completed in 1439 A.D.
30.    If the human stomach doesn’t produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks it will totally digest it’s self. Weird!
31.    75% of the world’s population wash themselves in the shower from the top to the bottom. Head first feet last people.
32.    There are 31,557,600 seconds in a year. Amazing!
33.    Approximately one fifth of all the publications from Japan are comic books.
34.    Did you know a slug has not only one nose but four? What a lot of people call a nose on a slug is actually a breathing pore called a pneumostome.
35.    Four out of five people over 100 years old are women. Interesting!
36.    The price of the Titanic was $7 million and the price of the Titanic movie was 200 million. Unbelievable!
37.    There is only one metal which is liquid when it’s at room temperature and it’s mercury.
38.    When water freezes it expands by 10%.
39.    The only animal with four knees is the elephant.
40.    Birth control pills designed for humans will also work for a gorilla. Now that’s Strange!
41.    A Toyota car is built in 13 hours and a Rolls Royce is built in 6 months.
42.    A mid-sized car launched today generates only 5% of the pollution which was generated by a car from fifty years ago. Awesome!
43.    Stopping a supertanker which is fully loaded and travels at a normal speed needs 20 minutes to stop completely.
44.    A cat’s ear has a total of thirty two muscles.
45.    The average person laughs 15 times per day. Hahaha!
46.    The eye of an ostrich is larger than it’s brain.
47.    A person eats around 60,000 pounds worth of food during his life which is the equivalent of six elephants. Incredible!
48.    Ants can pull 30 times their own weight and lift 50 times their own weight. Now that’s incredible.
49.    A lion can mate more than 50 times in one day. Huh!
50.    Did you know,  you cannot fold a 8.5″ x 11″ or smaller piece of paper in half more than 7 times. Try it! Oh no, there’s only 25 more interesting facts to go on this page.
51.    More people are killed from donkeys in a year than planes.
52.    Dead skin is the root cause of most of the dust in your house. That’s Gross.
53.    Lung cancer was how the cigarette company Marlboro’s first owner died. Hmmm
54.    Snails can sleep for up to 3 years.
55.    You cannot think of an english word to rhyme with the word month because there isn’t one.
56.    If an infant becomes blind soon after they’re born, they will still almost always see images in their dreams but infants born with blindness will most likely never have dreams with images. People who were born blind do still have very emotionally intense dreams which include hearing, smells, feeling and taste. Now that’s an interesting fact about dreams.
57.    It is against the law in the state of Kentucky to marry a man more than 3 times.
58.    In the state of Kentucky it is against the law to carry an ice cream in your back pocket.
59.    On December 16th 1811 the mighty Mississippi river began to flow backwards due to a powerful earthquake.
60.    Fires in the forest have been documented to move much faster up hill than down hill.
61.    Did you know that your brain has no pain receptors or pain fibers and the brain it’s self cannot feel? Your brain cannot even feel pain. Although headaches are still not all the way understood, one reason it’s believed you feel headaches is because the skull is surrounded by what’s called meninges or blood vessels which do have pain receptors.
62.    Human brains are estimated to be 70 – 75% h2o.
63.    Approximately 1 out of every 50,000 people who visit this website send us an email about interesting facts.
64.    Most people shed between 50 to 100 hairs every day. The question is, where do they go?
65.    No other animal has a longer pregnancy term than that of the elephant which is documented at an average of 22 months.
66.    During world war 2 the Oscar award given out by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was made of wood because most common metals were very scarce.
67.    Breast fed babies score slightly higher on mental development tests than ones on formula.
68.    People who apply sunscreen to themselves generally apply 50-75% less than the recommended amount according to the Archives of Dermatology.
69.    The color of a hens earlobes will usually determine the color of the egg shell. Farmers know hens with red or darker colored earlobes are most likely to lay brown eggs and hens with lighter colored or white earlobes will usually lay white eggs.
70.    There are 722 miles of subway track in New York city.
71.    Hartsdale New York has a pet cemetery with more than 12,000 pets buried.
72.    Abraham Lincoln died at age 56.
73.    Abraham Lincoln was born on February 12th in the year 1809.
74.    Only one state in the United States contains only one syllable, the state of Maine.
75.    Everyone knows the dog in the movie “Wizard of Oz” as Toto, the dogs actual name given to it by it’s master was Terry.  This concludes the 75th fact on interesting facts. Don’t stop now, read two more pages if you can.



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 10:02 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


Amazing facts
A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
A crocodile cannot stick out its tongue.
A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.
A "jiffy" is an actual unit of time for 1/100th of a second.
A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes.
A snail can sleep for three years.
February 1865 is the only month in recorded history not to have a full moon.
If the population of China walked past you, in single file, the line would never end because of the rate of reproduction.
If you are an average American, in your whole life, you will spend an average of 6 months waiting at red lights.
It's impossible to sneeze with your eyes open.
On a Canadian two dollar bill, the flag flying over the Parliament building is an American flag.
Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but mens noses and ears never stop growing.
When Coca-Cola began to be sold in China, they used characters that would sound like "Coca-Cola" when spoken. Unfortunately, what they turned out to mean was "Bite the wax tadpole". It did not sell well.
Tomatoes and cucumbers are fruits.
Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance
Women blink nearly twice as much as men.
Your stomach has to produce a new layer of mucus every two weeks; otherwise it will digest itself.
 



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 10:09 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


DID YOU KNOW (??)
1. Money isn't made out of paper, it's made out of cotton.
2. The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper.
3. The dot over the letter i is called a "tittle"
4. A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.
5. Susan Lucci is the daughter of Phyllis Diller.
6. 40% of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.
7. 315 entries in Webster's 1996 Dictionary were misspelled.
8. The 'spot' on 7UP comes from its inventor, who had red eyes. He was albino.
9. On average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents, daily.
10. Warren Beatty and Shirley MacLaine are brother and sister.
11. Chocolate affects a dog's heart and nervous system; a few ounces will kill a small sized dog.
12. Orcas (killer whales) kill sharks by torpedoing up into the shark's stomach from underneath, causing the shark to explode.
13. Most lipstick contains fish scales.
14. Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear pants.
15. Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine.
16. Upper and lower case letters are named 'upper' and 'lower' because in the time when all original print had to be set in individual letters, the 'upper case' letters were stored in the case on top of the case that stored the smaller, 'lower case' letters.
17. Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time ... hence, multi-tasking was invented.
18. Because metal was scarce, the Oscars given out during World War II were made of wood.
19. There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.
20. The name Wendy was made up for the book Peter Pan; there was never a recorded Wendy before.
21. There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with: orange, purple, and silver.
22. Leonardo Da Vinci invented scissors. Also, it took him 10 years to paint Mona Lisa's lips.
23. A tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion will make it instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
24. The mask used by Michael Myers in the original "Halloween" was a Captain Kirk mask painted white.
25. If you have three quarters, four dimes, and four pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.
26. By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you can't sink in quicksand (and you thought this list was completely useless.)
27. The phrase "rule of thumb" is derived from an old English law, which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb
28. The first product Motorola started to develop was a record player for automobiles. At that time, the most known player on the market was the Victrola, so they called themselves Motorola.
29. Celery has negative calories! It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it to begin with. It's the same with apples!

30. Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!
31. The glue on Israeli postage stamps is certified kosher.
32. Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.
33. Astronauts are not allowed to eat beans before they go into space because passing wind in a space suit damages it



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 10:09 PM - Jun 29, 2012( )


DID YOU KNOW (??)
1. Money isn't made out of paper, it's made out of cotton.
2. The Declaration of Independence was written on hemp paper.
3. The dot over the letter i is called a "tittle"
4. A raisin dropped in a glass of fresh champagne will bounce up and down continuously from the bottom of the glass to the top.
5. Susan Lucci is the daughter of Phyllis Diller.
6. 40% of McDonald's profits come from the sales of Happy Meals.
7. 315 entries in Webster's 1996 Dictionary were misspelled.
8. The 'spot' on 7UP comes from its inventor, who had red eyes. He was albino.
9. On average, 12 newborns will be given to the wrong parents, daily.
10. Warren Beatty and Shirley MacLaine are brother and sister.
11. Chocolate affects a dog's heart and nervous system; a few ounces will kill a small sized dog.
12. Orcas (killer whales) kill sharks by torpedoing up into the shark's stomach from underneath, causing the shark to explode.
13. Most lipstick contains fish scales.
14. Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn't wear pants.
15. Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine.
16. Upper and lower case letters are named 'upper' and 'lower' because in the time when all original print had to be set in individual letters, the 'upper case' letters were stored in the case on top of the case that stored the smaller, 'lower case' letters.
17. Leonardo da Vinci could write with one hand and draw with the other at the same time ... hence, multi-tasking was invented.
18. Because metal was scarce, the Oscars given out during World War II were made of wood.
19. There are no clocks in Las Vegas gambling casinos.
20. The name Wendy was made up for the book Peter Pan; there was never a recorded Wendy before.
21. There are no words in the dictionary that rhyme with: orange, purple, and silver.
22. Leonardo Da Vinci invented scissors. Also, it took him 10 years to paint Mona Lisa's lips.
23. A tiny amount of liquor on a scorpion will make it instantly go mad and sting itself to death.
24. The mask used by Michael Myers in the original "Halloween" was a Captain Kirk mask painted white.
25. If you have three quarters, four dimes, and four pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.
26. By raising your legs slowly and lying on your back, you can't sink in quicksand (and you thought this list was completely useless.)
27. The phrase "rule of thumb" is derived from an old English law, which stated that you couldn't beat your wife with anything wider than your thumb
28. The first product Motorola started to develop was a record player for automobiles. At that time, the most known player on the market was the Victrola, so they called themselves Motorola.
29. Celery has negative calories! It takes more calories to eat a piece of celery than the celery has in it to begin with. It's the same with apples!

30. Chewing gum while peeling onions will keep you from crying!
31. The glue on Israeli postage stamps is certified kosher.
32. Guinness Book of Records holds the record for being the book most often stolen from Public Libraries.
33. Astronauts are not allowed to eat beans before they go into space because passing wind in a space suit damages it



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 12:01 PM - Jun 30, 2012( )


Signatures and attitudes
The various types of Signatures you come across and the attitude of such a person are listed below:
1) SINGLE UNDERLINE BELOW THE SIGN !!
These persons are very confident and are good personalities. They are a little bit selfish but believe in "Happiness of human life"

2) TWO DOTS BELOW THE SIGN !!
These persons are considered to be Romantic, can easily change their fiancées as if they change their clothes. They prefer beauty in other persons and they themselves try to look beautiful. They easily attract others.

3) SINGLE DOT BELOW THE SIGN !!
These persons are more inclined towards classical arts, simple and are very cool. If you loose faith with them, then these persons will never look back at you. Hence its always better to be careful with these people.
4) NO UNDERLINES OR DOTS BELOW THE SIGN !!
These persons enjoy their life in their own way, never pay attention to others views. These are considered to be good nature but are selfish too.
5) RANDOM SIGN, NO SIMILARITY BETWEEN NAME and SIGN !!
These persons try to be very smart, hide each and every matter, never say anything in straight forward manner, never pay attention to the other person of what he is talking of.
6) RANDOM SIGN, SIMILARITY BETWEEN NAME and SIGN !!
These persons are considered to be intelligent but never think. These people change their ideas and views as fast as the wind changes its direction of flow. They never think whether that particular thing is right or wrong. You can win them just by flattering them.

7) SIGN IN PRINTED LETTERS !!
These persons are very kind to us, have a good heart, selfless, are ready to sacrifice their life for the sake of their near and dear. But these seems to think a lot and may get angry very soon.

8) WRITING COMPLETE NAME AS THEIR SIGN !!
These persons are very kind hearted, can adjust themselves to any environment and to the person they are talking. These persons are very firm on their views and posses a lot of will power.
NOW QUESTION IS, HOW DO YOU READ YOUR CHARACTER?



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 12:03 PM - Jun 30, 2012( )


Balance Sheet of Life


Our Birth is our Opening Balance
Our Death is our Closing Balance
Our Prejudiced Views are our Liabilities
Our Creative Ideas are our Assets
Heart is our Current Asset
Soul is our Fixed Asset
Brain is our Fixed Deposit
Thinking is our Current Account
Achievements are our Capital
Character & Morals, our Stock-in-Trade
Friends are our General Reserves
Values & Behavior are our Goodwill
Patience is our Interest Earned
Love is our Dividend
Children are our Bonus Issues
Education is Brands / Patents
Knowledge is our Investment
Experience is our Premium Account
The Aim is to Tally the Balance Sheet Accurately.
The Goal is to get the Best Presented Accounts Award



From: Paresh Ratan Kundu at 11:03 AM - Mar 20, 2014( )


Funny facts about India

There where no plastic bags in India before 1985?
Over 1000 elephants were used during the construction of the Taj Mahal?
The mobile users of India grows every month with about 2.5 million people?
There are over 1500 software companies in Bangalore India?
The first reservoir and dam for irrigation was built in Saurashtra India?
The number of births that occur in India each year is higher than the entire population of Australia?
The word mongoose comes from India?
In India, Dutta Samant led a year-long strike in 1982 involved about 200000 workers?
Rusi Surti is the only Indian test cricketer to played Sheffield Shield cricket in Australia?
The airline company Air Deccan was the first low-cost flight company in India?
About 50% of the residents in India are under 25 years old?
The highest cricket ground in the world is Chail in Himachal Pradesh, India?
Indian Railways transport about five billion passengers annually?
The longest station name on the Indian Railways is Venkatanarasimharajuvariapeta?
Indian Railways is the largest employer in the world, about 1.6 million people?
The distance learning University IGNOU in India is short for Indira Gandhi National Open University?
The value of pi was first calculated by Budhayana in 800 BC, India?
The world's first known University was established in Takshashila, India in 700BC?
The only country in the world that has a Bill of Rights for Cows is India?
India is the world's largest mango producer?
Calcutta is the only place in the world where you still can travel by riksha pulled by humans?
India has more post offices than any other country?
Hockey is the National Game of India?
The Taj Mahal was in the 1830's scheduled to be torn down?
In India nearly 1200 species of birds can be found?
Taj Mahal in India is a gift of love?
India produces more movies than any other country in the world and Bollywood is the largest film industry in the world?
Indians go out to the cinema about 3 billion times a year?
India has about 800 dialects and 15 major Languages?
Algebra, Calculus, and Trigonometry comes from India?
India has health laughing clubs where people get together and laugh?
India is the largest tea producer in the world?
In Takshashila, 700BC, the first university was established?
The biggest ant in India is about an inch?
India used sugar before any other country?
4 major religions has India as birthplace Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism?
India buys more gold than any other country?
Curry powder gets its yellow color from a spice, turmeric?
The number system and decimal system was invented in India?
India is said to be the largest democracy in the world?
India is also known as Hindustan or Bharat by natives?
Before 1896 India was the only diamonds producing country in the world?
Films made in Bollywood are often seen by people in South Africa?
India is home to about 200 million cows?
India is the world's number one producer of vegetarian cheese?
The first bathrooms is said to have been built in India about 4500 years ago?
India is home to about 1200 species of birds?
India is the second most populated country in the world?
Shampoo is derived word from Hindi?
Taj Mahal is made entirely out of marble?

Interesting Facts About India


• India never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of history.

• When many cultures were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 years ago, Indians established Harappan culture in Sindhu Valley (Indus Valley Civilization)

• The name 'India' is derived from the River Indus, the valleys around which were the home of the early settlers. The Aryan worshippers referred to the river Indus as the Sindhu.

• The Persian invaders converted it into Hindu. The name 'Hindustan' combines Sindhu and Hindu and thus refers to the land of the Hindus.

• Chess was invented in India.

• Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus are studies, which originated in India.

• The 'Place Value System' and the 'Decimal System' were developed in India in 100 B.C.

• The World's First Granite Temple is the Brihadeswara Temple at Tanjavur, Tamil Nadu. The shikhara of the temple is made from a single 80-tonne piece of granite. This magnificent temple was built in just five years, (between 1004 AD and 1009 AD) during the reign of Rajaraja Chola.

• India is the largest democracy in the world, the 7th largest Country in the world, and one of the most ancient civilizations.

• The game of Snakes & Ladders was created by the 13th century poet saint Gyandev. It was originally called 'Mokshapat'. The ladders in the game represented virtues and the snakes indicated vices. The game was played with cowrie shells and dices. In time, the game underwent several modifications, but its meaning remained the same, i.e. good deeds take people to heaven and evil to a cycle of re-births.

• The world's highest cricket ground is in Chail, Himachal Pradesh. Built in 1893 after leveling a hilltop, this cricket pitch is 2444 meters above sea level.

• India has the largest number of Post Offices in the world.

• The largest employer in India is the Indian Railways, employing over a million people.

• The world's first university was established in Takshila in 700 BC. More than 10,500 students from all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The University of Nalanda built in the 4th century was one of the greatest achievements of ancient India in the field of education.

• Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to mankind. The Father of Medicine, Charaka, consolidated Ayurveda 2500 years ago.

• India was one of the richest countries till the time of British rule in the early 17th Century. Christopher Columbus, attracted by India's wealth, had come looking for a sea route to India when he discovered America by mistake.

• The Art of Navigation & Navigating was born in the river Sindh over 6000 years ago. The very word Navigation is derived from the Sanskrit word 'NAVGATIH'. The word navy is also derived from the Sanskrit word 'Nou'.

• Bhaskaracharya rightly calculated the time taken by the earth to orbit the Sun hundreds of years before the astronomer Smart. According to his calculation, the time taken by the Earth to orbit the Sun was 365.258756484 days.

• The value of "pi" was first calculated by the Indian Mathematician Budhayana, and he explained the concept of what is known as the Pythagorean Theorem. He discovered this in the 6th century, long before the European mathematicians.

• Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus also originated in India.Quadratic Equations were used by Sridharacharya in the 11th century. The largest numbers the Greeks and the Romans used were 106 whereas Hindus used numbers as big as 10*53 (i.e. 10 to the power of 53) with specific names as early as 5000 B.C.during the Vedic period.Even today, the largest used number is Terra: 10*12(10 to the power of 12).

• Until 1896, India was the only source of diamonds in the world (Source: Gemological Institute of America).

• The Baily Bridge is the highest bridge in the world. It is located in the Ladakh valley between the Dras and Suru rivers in the Himalayan mountains. It was built by the Indian Army in August 1982.

• Sushruta is regarded as the Father of Surgery. Over2600 years ago Sushrata & his team conducted complicated surgeries like cataract, artificial limbs, cesareans, fractures, urinary stones, plastic surgery and brain surgeries.

• Usage of anaesthesia was well known in ancient Indian medicine. Detailed knowledge of anatomy, embryology, digestion, metabolism,physiology, etiology, genetics and immunity is also found in many ancient Indian texts.

• India exports software to 90 countries.

• The four religions born in India - Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism, are followed by 25% of the world's population.

• Jainism and Buddhism were founded in India in 600 B.C. and 500 B.C. respectively.

• Islam is India's and the world's second largest religion.

• There are 300,000 active mosques in India, more than in any other country, including the Muslim world.

• The oldest European church and synagogue in India are in the city of Cochin. They were built in 1503 and 1568 respectively.

• Jews and Christians have lived continuously in India since 200 B.C. and 52 A.D. respectively

• The largest religious building in the world is Angkor Wat, a Hindu Temple in Cambodia built at the end of the 11th century.

• The Vishnu Temple in the city of Tirupathi built in the 10th century, is the world's largest religious pilgrimage destination. Larger than either Rome or Mecca, an average of 30,000 visitors donate $6 million (US) to the temple everyday.

• Sikhism originated in the Holy city of Amritsar in Punjab. Famous for housing the Golden Temple, the city was founded in 1577.

• Varanasi, also known as Benaras, was called "the Ancient City" when Lord Buddha visited it in 500 B.C., and is the oldest, continuously inhabited city in the world today.

• India provides safety for more than 300,000 refugees originally from Sri Lanka, Tibet, Bhutan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh, who escaped to flee religious and political persecution.

• His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, the exiled spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, runs his government in exile from Dharmashala in northern India.

• Martial Arts were first created in India, and later spread to Asia by Buddhist missionaries.

• Yoga has its origins in India and has existed for over 5,000 years.




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Intraday Section >> Risky Buy Ambujacem 200Pe @ 1.05 , SL 0.25, Target 2-3 (4)

Intraday Section >> Buy Pfc 260Ce @ 2.5, SL 1.5, Target 4-5+ (1)

Intraday Section >> Buy Asianpaint 660Ce @10, SL 6.5, Target 15+ (3)