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Laughter yoga was developed in 1995 by Dr. Madan Kataria, a family physician practicing in Mumbai, India.


France was the first country in the world to ban supermarkets from throwing away or destroying unsold food.


In France you can marry a dead person
Under French law, in exceptional cases you can marry posthumously, as long as you can also prove that the deceased had the intention of marrying while alive and you receive permission from the French president. The most recent approved case was in 2017, when the partner of a gay policeman gunned down on Paris’s Champs-Elysees by a jihadist was granted permission to marry his partner posthumously.


The French Army was the first to use camouflage in 1915 (World War I)

The word camouflage came from the French verb ‘to make up for the stage’. Guns and vehicles were painted by artists called camofleurs.


The Mahabharata refers to kabaddi too!: The origins of kabaddi can be traced back to around 4,000 years ago in ancient India, if one is to believe historians. The game has been mentioned in many mythological epics, the most significant of which is its reference in the Mahabharata during Abhimanyu’s battle with the Kauravas. Buddhist literature also reveals that Lord Gautama Buddha also played this sport, often for recreation.


Dhanraj Pillai is the only Indian to play in 4 Olympics, 4 World Cups, 4 Champions Trophy and 4 Asian Games.


The Indian Hockey team was the first Indian sports team to ever set foot in Australia/New Zealand(1928), Europe(1928) and Japan/USA(1932).


In 1928, India became the first non-European country to join the International Hockey Federation(FIH).


Wilfred Rhodes took 4,204 wickets in First Class cricket.


A jellyfish and a cucumber are each 95% water.


Avoid taking water after eating the mangoes. (You may suffer with dehydration)


Colors don’t exist! They’re all in your head


The color yellow can cause nausea, so it is avoided in airplanes. Also, pure bright yellow is believed to be the most irritating color due to its excessive stimulation to the eye. Huh! Knew it, yellow!


“Bulls hate red” is a total myth.


Mosquitoes love blue color.


Red light is soothing for chickens. It helps them to calm down, sleep better, and avoid cannibalism and pecking problems.


Early use of blue paint was so highly prized that laws existed as to what artists were allowed to paint blue. Jesus and Mary’s robes were usually the only accepted uses of the precious color.


Pink is the palliative color. Apparently, it suppresses anger and anxiety due to its calming effect. That is why prisons and mental health care institutions paint their walls pink to control the behavior of those out-of-control prisoners and patients.


Red is the first color a baby sees.


Surprisingly, dreams are more often negative than positive. The three most widely reported emotions felt during dreaming are anger, sadness and fear.

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