India represents "Unity in Diversity". The country is a mixture of cultures, regions, traditions, diversity in food, languages, etc.
India is the seventh-largest country by its geographical area and is located in South Asia. It is a democratic country. The beauty surrounds our country from each and every aspect. India is also known by two other names Bharat and Hindustan and the people of India are known as Indians. The national anthem of the country is “Jan Gan Man” and the national song of my country is “Sare Jahan Se Achcha”.
The country is also incredible because of its beautiful mountains, lakes, forests, seas, oceans, historical temples, its heritage, etc.
North Region consists of the most incredible thing in the world that is The Himalayas which is the highest mountain in the world. This region also consists of the beautiful Kashmir covered with mountains. It consists of Uttar Pradesh which is mainly known as the land of Krishna, land of Rama, etc. This region also consists of one of the wonders of the world i.e. "Taj Mahal" which people come to visit across the world.
This is the “Land of Nawabs”. It is famous for its festivals, food, and languages. The place is famous for its rice dishes. This region consists of cities like Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka, etc.
East part of India consists of West Bengal, Jharkhand, Bihar, Odisha, etc. The capital of West Bengal, Kolkata is the largest city of this section and is the metropolitan city and is the third’s largest city in the country. Kolkata is known for its sweetness and festival.
The West part of the country is really incredible as it is covered with sands and deserts. Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Maharashtra are the three most amazing places in this region. The culture, the language, the traditions and the clothes of this region are incredible and you will love to visit this region
Indian Culture and Religion
India’s culture is among the world’s oldest; Civilization in India began about 4,500 years ago. India has 29 states with different culture and civilizations and one of the most populated countries in the world. The Indian culture, often labeled as a mixture of several various cultures.
India gave birth to Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Sikhism, and other religions. They are now collectively known as Indian religions. Today, Hinduism and Buddhism are the third and fourth-largest religions respectively of the world. Although India is a secular Hindu-majority country, it has a large Muslim population.
India, being a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and multi-religious society, celebrates holidays and festivals of various religions. Major festivals include Diwali, Durga puja, Holi, Raksha Bandhan, Ganesh puja, Navratri, Rath yatra, etc are there round the year.
Indian food is a cosmopolitan cuisine that has so many ingredients. It is as diverse as India. Indian recipes use numerous ingredients, deploy a wide range of food preparation styles, cooking techniques, and culinary presentation. Thus the tastes of same food like salads, sauces, vegetables, meat, desserts vary from region to region.
I am proud to be the inhabitant of India. I will share the details of famous places to visit in India (Tourism) in details in my future posts. Feel free to ask any queries related to India, I will be happy to provide the correct information :)
Sharing few pics representing the tricolor flag and main festivals of India.