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Slide3: 5,000 year old civilization 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 Slide4: Parliamentary form of Government 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. Slide5: Slide6: Mythology Slide7: AUM or OM The first sound of the Almighty Oneness with the supreme Slide8: Generates-Brahma Observes-Vishnu Destroys-Shiva Brahma-Vishnu-Shiva The Trinity Slide9: The Great Indian Epics Ramayana Mahabharata Longest Epic in world literature with 100,000 two-line stanzas The first Indian epic Slide10: Indus Valley Civilization- one of the world’s first great urban civilizations. Harappa Civilization- 2700BC Slide11: World’s first university in Takshila –700 B.C Sanskrit Language –most suitable for computer software Ayurveda- earliest school of medicine known to humans Slide12: Yoga- Made in India Origin –5000 BC Documented by 200 BC – 300 AD Slide13: Origin of Martial arts – 200 BC Kalarippayat Slide14: 1700s – British invasion Slide15: 15th August , 1947 Indian Independence 26th January , 1950 Republic- India Slide16: National Emblem 'Truth alone triumphs' Slide17: National Animal - Tiger Slide18: National Bird - Peacock Slide19: National Flower - Lotus Slide20: Great Indian Personalities Slide21: Invented the Zero Aryabhatta Slide22: Mahatma Gandhi Father of the nation Embodiment of Non- Violence Slide23: Swami Vivekananda Champion of humanitarianism Slide24: Great Indian Mathematician Postulated and proved 3,542 theorems Ramanujam Slide25: Rabindranath Tagore 1913 – Nobel Prize in Literature Slide26: 1930 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on scattering of light and Raman effect C.V Raman Slide27: 1979 – Nobel Prize in Peace Mother Teresa Slide28: 1968 - Nobel Laureate in Medicine Work on interpretation of the genetic code Har Gobind Khorana Slide29: Subramanyan Chandrasekhar 1983 - Nobel Laureate in Physics Work on structure and evolution of stars Slide30: Dance forms Slide31: More than 45 folk dances Slide32: 7 Classical Dance forms Slide33: Bharata Natyam Slide34: Kathak Slide35: Kathakali Slide36: Kuchipudi Slide37: Manipuri Slide38: Mohini Attam Slide39: Odissi Slide40: More than 15 vocal forms More than 60 music instruments Slide41: India - God’s own country Celebrates more than 65 festivals Slide42: Places of historic importance Slide43: Tirumala - Tirupati World’s richest temple Slide44: Saint Thomas Cathedral Statue of Virgin Mary brought from Portugal in 1543 Slide45: The Golden Temple Slide46: Jamma Masjid The biggest mosque in India Slide47: Thousand pillar temple Slide48: Gateway of India Slide49: Jantar Mantar – 1716 Modernistic structures to observe the movement of stars Slide50: Mysore Palace Illuminated by 97,000 light bulbs Slide51: Buddha Statue Largest monolithic statue in Asia Slide52: Dal Lake Jewel in the crown of Kashmir Slide53: The Taj Mahal Slide54: Calcutta – City of joy Slide55: Cherrapunji Wettest place on earth Slide56: 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 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 Slide57: Be Proud of Being an Indian Jai Hind - You do not have the permission to view this presentation. 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