Indian Culture


India is the land of Budha. The worlds largest democracy India, officially called the Republic of India (in the regional language Hindi: भारत गणराज्य Bhārat Ga narājya) is a country in Asia.

Dating from the Indus valley civilisation this vast region was discovered by many through sea and land routes with vast empires which was known for its rich wealth of culture and treasures in the past. 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 "Hindusta"’ combines Sindhu and Hindu and thus refers to the land of the Hindus.

Tourism is the largest service industry in India, with a contribution of 6.23% to the national GDP and 8.78% of the total employment in India.

The Indian economy has survived the global downturn very well. It has posted one of the highest rates of economic growth in the world despite other major industrial...

Indian Temples

India is home to one of the world's oldest religions, Hinduism. It also has a Muslim population estimated at more than 140 million and significant Christian and Sikh minorities. A growing trend is for people to go online to get their daily dose of religion.

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Capital- New Delhi(28°36.8'N 77°12.5'E)
Financial Capital-Mumbai
Independence-From the British on 15 August 1947
Declared Republic-26 January 1950


Area-3,287,240 km21,269,210 sq mi
Offical language(s)-Hindi, English and regional languages
National language(s)-Hindi and English widely spoken and used
but not defined


Government-Federal constitutional parliamentary democracy
President-Droupadi Murmu
Prime Minister -Narendra Modi
Chief Justice-N.V.Ramana
Upper House-Rajya Sabha
Lower House-Lok Sabha


GDP(PPP) (2022)
Total-$11.745 trillion
Per capita-$8,358
GDP(Nominal) (2022)
Total-$3.535 trillion
Per capita-$2,543
Currency-Indian Rupee
Time Zone-IST (GMT+5:30)
Date formats-dd-mm-yyyy
International Telephone code-91
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