Interesting Facts

101 Facts about India

101 Interesting Facts about India that you should not miss. 1. India, a beautiful peninsula in the Asian continent is the largest democracy in the world. India gained independence from the British regime on 15th August, 1947 and framed the constitution on 26th January 1950. 2. Mahatma Gandhi who was originally known as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi led the non-violence movement and succeeded in his mission to obtain freedom from the British rule. Hence, he is called ‘The father of the nation”. 3. India is the only multilingual, multi religion and multicultural country with all its citizens living under one roof … read more…

Man in India carved 360 foot tunnel through a mountain

Can you believe a man in India carved 360 foot tunnel by himself for 22 years from 1960 to 1982? Dashrath Majhi ‘s wife died due to the lack of medical facilities in his village in Bihar. The nearby hospital was 70 km away from their village. Dashrath Majhi started carving a tunnel after the death of his wife so that it doesn’t happen to others. This man brought a national acclaim when he brought down the distance between Atri and Wazirganj blocks of the Gaya district from 75 km to 1 km. When he passed away in 2007, he … read more…

Interesting Facts

30 interesting facts that you may not have heard before. – Muhammad is the most common name in the world. – Elephants are the only animals that can’t jump. – Oyster can change its gender. – 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321. – Jellyfish is 95% water. – After Sun and Moon, Venus is the brightest object in the sky. – There is a Town or City or a County named Lincoln in every state in the United States. – 2% of the world population has red hair. – Chewing gums while peeling onions will keep you from crying. – Chewing Gum … read more…

You can’t hum with your nose shut

You can’t hum with your nose shut.
Ok, now seriously how many of you tried humming with your nose closed after reading this fact.