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Proud to Be an Indian

Proud to Be an Indian

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Proud To Be Indian
 
India is full of talent, intelligence and creativity. There have been many stars in the galaxy of India, contributing a lot to this universe. Here is the glimpse of ancient India, which surely makeevery Indian proud for his motherland. These set of facts inspires every Indian to work hard withhonesty and sincerity towards the goal and help the country to regain its shinning position
 
 
India never invaded any country in her last
1000
years of history.
 
 
India invented the Number system.
Zero
was invented by
Aryabhatta
.
 
 
The world's first University was established in
Takshila
in 700BC.More than 10,500students from all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The University of 
Nalanda
built in the 4 th century BC was one of the greatest achievements of ancient India in thefield of education.
 
 
According to the Forbes magazine,
Sanskrit
is the most suitable language forcomputer software.
 
Ayurveda
is the earliest school of medicine known to humans.
 
 
Although western media portray modern images of India as poverty striken andunderdeveloped through political corruption, India was once the
richest
empire on earth.
 
 
The
art of navigation
was born in the
river Sindh
5000 years ago. The very word'
Navigation
' is derived from the Sanskrit word
NAVGATIH
.
 
The value of 
pi
was first calculated by
Budhayana
, and he explained the concept of what is nowk! nown as the
Pythagorean Theorem
. British scholars have last year (1999) officially publishedthat Budhayan's works dates to the 6 th Century which is long before the Europeanmathematicians.
 
 
Algebra, trigonometry and calculus came from India.
Quadratic equations
were by
Sridharacharya
in the 11 th Century; the largest numbers the Greeks and the Romansused were 106 whereas Indians used numbers as big as 10 53.
 
 
According to the Gemological Institute of America, up
until 1896, India was theonly source of diamonds to the world
.
 
 
USA based IEEE has proved what has been a century-old suspicion amongstacademics that the pioneer of wireless communication was Professor
Jagdeesh Bose
andnot Marconi.
 
 
The earliest reservoir and dam for irrigation was built in
Saurashtra
.
 
 
Chess
was invented in India.
 
 
Sushruta is the father of surgery
. 2600 years ago he and health scientists of histime conducted surgeries
like cesareans, cataract, fractures and urinary stones.
Usage of anaesthesia was well known in ancient India.
 
 
When many cultures in the world were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 yearsago, Indians established
Harappan culture in Sindhu
 
Valley
(Indus Valley Civilisation).
 
 
The place value system, the decimal system
was developed in India in 100 BC.
 
 
 MOHIT SHARMA
 

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