Interesting Facts about India (भारत के बारे में रोचक तथ्‍य) – Part I:

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Interesting Facts about India (भारत के बारे में रोचक तथ्‍य) - Part I:

English

Hindi

Transliteration

India is the largest democracy in the world.

भारत विश्‍व का सबसे बड़ा लोकतंत्र है ।

Bharat vishw ka sadse bada loktantr hai

India is the 6th largest Country in the world.

भारत विश्‍व का छठवां सबसे बड़ा देश है ।

Bharat vishw ka chatwa sabse bada desh hai

The name ‘India’ is derived from the River Indus.

भारत का अंग्रेजी में नाम ‘इंडिया’ इं‍डस नदी से बना है |

Bharat ka angrezi  mein naam India indus nadi se bana hai

Varanasi, also known as Banaras, is the oldest, continuously inhabited city in the world today.

वाराणसी, जिसे बनारस के नाम से भी जाना जाता है, आज विश्‍व का सबसे पुराना और निरंतर बसे शहर है ।

Varanasi,jise banaras ke naam se bhi jaana jaata hai, aaj vishw ka sabse purana aur nirantar base sahar hai

Chess was invented in India.

शतरंज की खोज भारत में की गई थी।

Shatranj ki khoj bharat mein ki gayi thi

Algebra, Trigonometry and Calculus originated in India.

बीज गणित, त्रिकोण मिति और कलन भारत में ही आरंभ हुआ था ।

Beej ganit,trikon miti aur kalan bharat mein hi aaramdh hua tha

The ‘Place Value System’ and the ‘Decimal System’ were developed in India in 100 B.C.

‘स्‍थान मूल्‍य प्रणाली’ और ‘दशमलव प्रणाली’ का विकास भारत में 100 ईसा पूर्व में हुआ था।

Sthaan moolya pranali aur dashmalav pranali ka vikaas bharat mein sau esa purv mein hua tha

The game of Snakes & Ladders was created in India during the 13th century.

सांप सीढ़ी का खेल भारत में तेरहवीं शताब्‍दी में तैयार किया गया था

Saamp seedi ka khel bharat mein terahvi shataabdi mein taiyaar kiya gaya tha

The Vishnu Temple in the city of Tirupathi built in the 10th century, is the world’s largest religious pilgrimage destination.

तिरुपति शहर में बना विष्‍णु मंदिर जो 10वीं शताब्‍दी के दौरान बनाया गया था, विश्‍व का सबसे बड़ा धार्मिक तीर्थ यात्रा गंतव्‍य है।

Tirupathi shahar mein bana vishnu mandir jo dusvi shataabdi ke dauran banaya gaya tha, vishw ka sabse bada dhaarmik teerth yatra gantavya hai

The World’s First Granite Temple is the Brihadeswara Temple at Tanjavur, Tamil Nadu.

विश्‍व का प्रथम ग्रेनाइट मंदिर बृहदेश्‍वर मंदिर, तमिलनाडु के तंजौर में है।

Vishw ka pratham granite mandir brihadeshwar mandir, Tamil Nadu ke Tanjore mein hai

Source: National Portal Content Management Team

Test:

1. The Hindi term for Destination?

a. लक्ष्य (lakshya)

b. गंतव्‍य(gantavya)

c. समाप्ति(samaapti)

d. सीमा (seema)

2. 2.  The Hindi term for Calculus?

a. कॅल्क्युलस(calculus)

b. कलान(kalaan)

c. कलन(kalan)

d. कालकुली(calculi)

3. Democracy is known as ______.

c. गणतंत्र (ganatantr)

d. लोकतंत्र (loktantr)

e. लोकपालित (lokapalit)

f. जनतंत्र (janatantr)

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