India is the most amazing country of the World. There are lots of mind blowing facts about India which are not yet popular and known to all people. India is large country in terms of population and land. So, it is difficult for every people to discover mind blowing facts of the country. Let’s have a look at some of the most amazing, awesome, interesting, fun, unknown and mind blowing facts about India.
Facts about India: 13 Most Mind Blowing and Amazing Facts
1. Indian Railways
Indian Railways has total 1.4 million employees which is equivalent to the entire population of many countries such as Trinidad and Tobago, Estonia, Mauritius, Bahrain, Cyprus, Luxembourg, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Vatican City and more. I have only mentioned a few countries names here not all.
2. Shani Shingnapur, Maharashtra
Shani Shingnapur is one of the most amazing village of India. All houses in the village didn’t have doors including their shops and halls. They have never kept their valulable things in lock and key. No theft has been reported yet in the village, it is the most amazing fact about India. This village is situated in Nevasa taluka of Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra state in India.
3. India’s first rocket was brought on cycle
India is now considered as one of the most advanced country in the world. What happened when India’s first rocket was brought on a cycle? Yes, it happened. Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has developed first rocket with other research organization. They have used cycle as their medium of transportation.
4. Science Day in Switzerland
To honour Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the 11th President of India, Switzerland has declared 26th May, 2005 as Science Day. On this day, Kalam was visiting Switzerland. It is known that Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam is widely popular as the people’s president in the country.
5. Boy worshiped as GOD
Arshid Ali Khan, a 13 years old boy from Punjab is worshiped as god Hanuman. He is also referred as Balaji due to his 7 inch long tail. Local people takes blessings from him to cure their problems. A story was also published in the Daily Mail in UK.
6. 31 Doctors in 1 family
There are 31 doctors in one family of Jaipur in Rajasthan. Most of family members are doctors and you can say “This is doctor family”. In this family, there are 7 physicians, 5 gynecologists, 3 ophthalmologists, 3 ENT specialists, orthopedic, urologist, psychiatrists, pathologists and neurologists are there as per the reports of the Times of India.
7. India never invaded any country
In the history of this country, Indian never invaded any country in her last 100000 years of the history. India is also widely known as the most peaceful country in the world.
8. Largest post network
To reach each and every village, India Post opened post offices in most of the towns / cities of the country. As per the current network, India Post have the largest numbers of Post Offices in the world.
9. Muslim Girl won Bhagavad Gita contest
A Muslim girl named Maryam won the contest of Bhagwat Geeta, the holiest book for Hinduism followers. Maryam’s parents supported her idea of participating in the contest and she defeated all the contestants and win the contest.
10. A Floating Post Office
India is known for its largest postal network in the world over 1 million post offices. In August 2011, the Government of India inaugurated a floating post office in Dal Lake, Srinagar of Jammu and Kashmir. It is one of the unique post offices in the world.
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