1)Researchers have found 14 pairs of shoes made of animal
skins which were 5,500 years old in the caves of Armenia.
These provide strong evidences of humans making and
wearing shoes/boots made of hide/skins.
2)In English 17 percent of words only are original . The rest are
derived from other languages like Latin, Greek etc,.(Pradhaan
Gurudatt-President,Kuvempu Bhaashaa Bhaarathi.)
3)Scriptures about sculpture say that long ears are the
features of great persons.Shravas in Sanskrit means ears.
Lord of gods ‘Indra’ is called as ”Vriddha shrava” as he
had long ears. In Sanskrit, ”shravana” also means ears;
but in usage, it means ‘listening’.