India

Location : South Asia
Type Of Place : Country
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Burma and Bangladesh to the east. The island countries of Sri Lanka and the Maldives are to the south; in addition, India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share maritime borders with Burma, Thailand and Indonesia. Home to the ancient Indus Valley Civilisation and a region of historic trade routes and vast empires, the Indian subcontinent was identified with its commercial and cultural wealth for much of its long history. Four of the world's major religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism—originated here, whereas...
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Gurpreet Singh - Will flexible hours help in increasing productivity?
It's a known fact that working hours have an important role to play in determining the production output for any environment. Since ages in India, we are used to working in a fixed 9AM to 6PM shift. However, giving the employee the choice to pick more »
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Megh Deep - Best three PM Of INDIA
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Megh Deep - Best three PM Of INDIA
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Krishnan Sankaran - Wealthiest Temples of India - Tirumala Tirupathi Temple
THIRUMALA THIRUPATHI VENKATESWARS TEMPLE, ANDHRA PRADESH:Tirupathi temple is the most sacred and second richest temple of India and it is situated in Andhra Pradesh and is the major pilgrimage destination of South India which is also known as 'Tirupathi Balaji Temple'. Lord Balaji is worshipped in this temple, popular Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachhan is a devotee of the deity and has reportedly donated around Rs.51 lakhs to this temple. INTERESTING FACTS: Tirupathi's Venkateswara deity more »
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Satish Singh
Satish Singh commented on the discussion by Preeth Indian
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Preeth Indian - Why do you think people believe in fake baba's ?
In India, from early on , there have been many fake baba's. Since India has been a land of numerous spiritual saints and powerful saints , it is very easy to believe such things. We do have few real good, honest baba's or god men. Many people see more »
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Preeth Indian - Why do you think people believe in fake baba's ?
In India, from early on , there have been many fake baba's. Since India has been a land of numerous spiritual saints and powerful saints , it is very easy to believe such things. We do have few real good, honest baba's or god men. Many people see more »
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