Incredible India.

*India never invaded any country in her last 10,ooo

years of history.

*World’s first  university was established in Takshila

in 700BC. More than 10,000 students from all over

the world studied more than 60 subjects. The university

of Nalanda built in the 4th century BC was one of the

greater achievements of  ancient India in the field of

education.

*India  invented Chess.

*The art of  navigation was born in the river Sindh

6,000 years ago. The very word navigation is derived

from the  Sanskrit  word “Navgatih”. The word Navy is

also derived from Sanskrit “Nou.”

*Hundreds of  years before the astronomer smart,

Bhaskaracharya calculated the time taken by  the earth

to orbit the sun, as 365.258756484.

*The value of pi was first calculated by Budhayana and

he explained the concept of  Pythagorean Theorem. He

discovered this in 6th century.

*Algebra, trigonometry and calculus came from India

and Quadratic equations by Sridharacharya in the 11th

century.

*India invented the number system. Aryabhatta  invented

zero.

*According to the Gemological  Institute of America,  up until

1896, India was the only source for diamonds to the world.

*Sushruta is the Father of Surgery. Circa 2,600 years ago, he

and health scientist of his time, conducted surgeries like

caesareans, cataract, artificial limbs, fractures, urinary stones

and even plastic surgery and brain surgery. Usage of anaesthesia

was well known in ancient  India. Deep knowledge of anatomy,

physiology,etiology, embryology, digestion, metabolism,

genetics and immunity is also found in many texts.

*The place value system, the decimal system was developed

in India in 100BC.

*USA based IEEE has proved that the pioneer of wireless

Communication was Prof. Jagadeesh Bose.

*The earliest  reservoir and dam for irrigation was built

in Sourashtra.

*Charaka, the father of medicine, consolidated Ayurveda

in the early 17th century.

*Sanskrit is the most suitable language for computer

software  reported in the Forbes magazine, July 1987.

There are 3.22 million Indians in America.

38% of  Doctors in America are Indians.

12% of  Scientists in America are  Indians.

36% of  NASA employees  are Indians.

34% of  MICROSOFT employees  are Indians.

28% of  IBM employees are  Indians.

13% of  XEROX  employees are Indians.

17% of  INTEL  employees are Indians.

Source:Collection.

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