India has always carved a special place in every traveler’s bucket list. India Mughal architecture, Statue of Unity and Indian cuisine are world famous. We are going to tell you about some facts of India.
floating post office
Owning the largest postal network in the world, India is the only country in the world to have a temporary post office, which has been in existence since the British period and is over two centuries old.
India was once an island
100 million years ago, about the time when dinosaurs roamed the earth, much of what is now India was an island. India was part of a supercontinent Gondwanaland and 50 million years later it collided with Asia, cutting off the continents’ coastlines and forming the Himalayas.
Many boundaries of Uttar Pradesh
Hardly any geography textbook would state that the most populous state in the country, Uttar Pradesh shares its border with nine different states and one country. Those states include Rajasthan, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Delhi, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh. Apart from this, Uttar Pradesh is also a neighboring country of Nepal.
Dhekiakhowa Bornamghar, Jorhat, Assam
Established by the saint reformer Madhavdev, Dhekiakhowa Bornmaghor is a Vaishnava place of worship in Jorhat district of Assam. It is believed that Madhavdev lit an earthen lamp during a ceremony in 1528 and it has been burning continuously since then.