1.VARANASI(One of the oldest inhabited place in the world)
Varanasi is also known as Kaashi, Uttar Pradesh. It is situated on the banks of the Ganges river; it is world-wide for its many Ghats. Our county’s PM Narendra Modi represents this city. This city is at least 3000 years old.
2.LONAR LAKE(Formed by a Meteor)
It is also known as Lonar crater. It is located in Maharashtra. There are many enormous wonders and temple too. It is one of the four known hyper-velocity, impact craters in basaltic rock anywhere on earth.
3.STATUE OF UNITY
The tallest statue of the world now belongs to India. The Statue of Unity is a tribute to one of the greatest leaders of India, Sardar Patel. Because of his efforts, the newly independent nation was not divided into smaller independent countries. He kept the unity of India intact.
The Statue of Unity is the tallest statue in the world. This statue is 182 meters tall and was completed within a span of 34 months and was unveiled on Patel’s birth anniversary in 2018.
4.WORLD’S ONLY FLOATING POST OFFICE
This post office floats on water of gorgeous Dal Lake in Sri Nagar, it is a unique piece of architecture.It also includes a museum within itself, where varieties of postcards greeting cards and a collection of unique stamps are available.
5.WETTEST PLACE ON EARTH(Mawsynram)
It is located in Meghalaya and holds a Guinness record for having the highest average annual rainfall.One of the most fascinating and beautiful features in the region are the “living bridges” rain-soaked valleys.Average monthly temperature ranges from 11℃ to 20℃.
6.THE ONLY COUNTRY WITH A BILL OF RIGHTS FOR COWS
Cows are believed to be holy in Hinduism.From the moment an Indian’s are born, they have two mothers.One, his birth mother and two, Gaumata.Now, some rules have been set to prevent the sale and slaughter of cows; PROTECTION MOVEMENT has been a religious and political movement aiming to protect the cows.
7.POLL BOOTH FOR SINGLE VOTER
The polling booth was set up for the man who resides inside Gir Fores Mahant Bharatdas Bapu, situated in Somnath district.A special booth was set for just one voter.
8.SHANI SHINGNAPUR(Village Without Doors)
This village is in Maharashtra, established without having any doors and locks.This village is well-known for its popular temple of Shani.
9.MADHOPATTI(Officer’s Village of India)
A small place in Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh, Madhopatti has created by producing the largest number of IAS Officers, it has given 47 officers to an Indian Administration.And many of them also have joined an organization like ISRO, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre and World Bank.
10.TULSI SHYAM(THE HILLS THAT DEFY GRAVITY)
If your car when abandoned in free gear, begins rolling up a hill against the gravitational pull imagine, this phenomenon is a reality at a street stretch near Tulsi Shyam in Amreli district, Gujarat.
11.THE LARGEST NUMBER OF VEGETARIANS IN THE WORLD
With the majority of the population following Hinduism, around 29%-40% of the people are vegetarians.
12.THE HIGHEST CRICKET GROUND IN THE WORLD
Chail is a hill station in Himachal Pradesh.It is known for its salubrious beauty and virgin forests.The Chail Palace is well known for its architecture.This ground is also used as a polo ground, located at the height of around 2,144m.It is 7500 feet above sea level and is known as one of the famous cricket stadiums in India.
13.INDIA IS THE SECOND LARGEST ENGLISH SPEAKING NATION
India is the second-largest English speaking nation just after the US.And the day is not far off when India will be number one English speaking Nation in the world.
14.FIRST ROCKET OF INDIA TRANSPORTED BY A CYCLE
In 1963, ISRO launched its first-ever rocket by a church in Thumba, on the outskirts of modern-day Trivandrum.the rocket was hauled on a bicycle.The launching pad afterward was called Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre(VSSC).
15.WORLD’S LARGEST MILK PRODUCER
India is the largest milk-producing in the world, reached over 155.5 million tones in 2015.
16.INDIAN NATIONAL KABADDI TEAM HAS WON ALL WORLD CUPS
India is where the sport of Kabaddi originated, and the Indian National Kabaddi team makes sure it attracts all the 5 World Cup decorations home.The girls Kabaddi group has also remained undefeated in all the Kabaddi World cups.
17.KUMBH MELA GATHERING VISIBLE FROM SPACE
The Kumbh Mela is a religious event held once in 12 years in Northern India, In 2011, this religious gathering was so huge that it was visible in the distance through a satellite.It attracted over 70 million individuals.
18.THE HIMALAYAS HAVE 9 OUT OF 10 WORLD’S HIGHEST PEAK
The Highest being Mt.Everest at 8,848 meters.
19. 300,000 MOSQUES IN INDIA
With 14.2% of the countries population being from the Muslim community, India happens to have the most number of mosques from the world. Some of the famous ones are Jama Masjid, Mecca Masjid, Taj-UI-Masjid.
20. THE SECOND LARGEST NETWORK OF ROADS IN THE WORLD
there are about 1.9 countless kilometers of streets in the nation making it the 2nd largest network of roads from the country on the planet just second to the USA.
21.WORLD’S HIGHEST RAIL BRIDGE
Approximately 35 meters taller than the Eiffel Tower, the arch-shaped Chenab bridge in Jammu and Kashmir is the world’s tallest railroad bridge. It stands at the height of 1,178 feet over the river Chenab.
22.BANDRA-WORLI SEA LINK HAS STEEL WIRES EQUAL TO EARTH CIRCUMFERENCE
The Bandra Worli sea Link, officially known as Rajiv Gandhi Sea Link, is a cable-stayed bridge. The total weight of the bridge is equivalent to the 50000 African Elephants. The height of the sea link is 63 times the height of Qutub Minar.
23.BENNY PRASAD(FASTEST MAN TO HAVE TRAVELLED AROUND THE WORLD IN 6.5 YEARS)
He is the first to design the world’s first bongo guitar, it holds a world record for having traveled 257 countries in 6 years, six months,22 days.
24.THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE TRAVELLING IN THE INDIAN RAILWAYS EVERY DAY IS EQUAL TO THE POPULATION OF AUSTRALIA:
The Indian Railways is the largest rail network in Asia carrying in 12,617 trains every day over 23 million passengers.
25.MOST VISITED PLACE IN THE WORLD
The Golden Temple of Amritsar is the most visited place on earth with over one lakh devotees every day.It is given from the World Book of Records.
26.THE TEMPLES OF RATS
Karni Mata Temple, also known as the Temple of Rats.The temple is famous for approx 25,000 black rats.The holy rats are called Kabbas.
27.BIGGEST FAMILY IN THE WORLD
Ziona is the head of the world’s biggest family, also has 94 children,14 daughters-in-law, and 33 grandchildren.They live in a 100 room.
28.ROOPKUND(THE SKELETON LAKE)
It is also known as Mystery Lake, it is a high altitude glacial lake in the Uttarakhand state of India.It consists of over 500 human skeletons.
29.THE HIGHEST MOTORABLE ROAD IN THE WORLD
In Ladakh, there are multiple numbers of mountainous peaks above 6000 meters, yet, it doesn’t hold any world altitude record.
However, this Indian-Tibetan northern region has another world altitude world record: The Highest Motorable Road in the World Khardung La, It is located 5,600 above the sea level, even though motorbikes, cars, and even heavy trucks can drive along with it.
30.WORLD’S FIRST HOSPITAL TRAIN
Lifeline Express which is commonly known as The Magic Train of India. The train aims to provide healthcare facilities to rural India, which normally has less access to medical services. Over 23 years, the trains have traveled to numerous parts of India, be it, Bihar, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Madhya Pradesh or Kerala.