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Mera Bharath Mahaan
Most visitors to this website have some relationship to India, either they were born and brought up there or their parents were born there. Whatever the relationship we have, it is always good to know these interesting facts about India.
1. Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus are studies, which originated in India.
2. Indians had developed the 'Place Value System' and 'Decimal System' way back in 100 B.C.
3. The game of chess was invented in India and several Indians continue to dominate the game to this date
4. Granite as a material to build temples was used for the first time in southern part of India during the reign of Rajaraja Chola. The Brihadeswara Temple was built at Tanjavur, Tamil Nadu with an 80-tonne solid granite as its shikhara.
5. Snakes & Ladders is a very popular board game which was created by the 13th century poet saint Gyandev and was originally called Mokshapat.
6. According to the Gemological Institute of America, India was the only source of diamonds in the world until 1896

Jun 30 2009 by



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