11 Unknown Facts about India to Feel Proud Of

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Top Web Search brings to you the top 11 unknown facts about India to feel proud of. Right from the invention of Chess to the oldest and continually inhabited city in the world, India makes its mark everywhere. Check out the list below:

#1 India never invaded any country in her last 1000 years of history.

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#2 There are 300,000 active mosques in India, more than in any other country, Including the Muslim world

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#3 Chess (Shataranja or Chaturaṅga) was invented in India during the Gupta Empire.

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#4 India has the second largest pool of Scientist and Engineers in the World.

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#5 India is the largest English speaking nation in the world.

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#6 India is the only country other than US and Japan, to have built a super computer indigenously.indian-facts-6

 

#7 One of the largest employer in the world is the Indian Railways, employing over a million people.

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#8 India was one of the richest countries till the time of British rule in the early 17th Century.

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#9 The Baily Bridge located in Ladakh Valley is the highest bridge in the world.

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#10 The Vishnu Temple in the city of Tirupathi is the world’s largest religious pilgrimage destination.

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#11 Varanasi is the oldest, continuously inhabited city in the world today.

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