India

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Bollywood

Bollywood is the Indian movie industry , based in Mumbai. It is important to the Indian culture because Bollywood is the only global challenger to the popularity and clout of mighty Hollywood.

The Climate And Seasons Of India

  • The seasons are:Winter, occurring from December to March ,Summer or pre-monsoon season, lasting from April to June (April to July in northwestern India)Monsoon or rainy season, lasting from July to September. India is home to an extraordinary variety of climate regions. They are ranging from tropical in the south to temperate and alpine in the Himalayan north, where elevated regions receive sustained winter snowfall.

The Map Of India

The Government And Economy Of India

India's government is constitutional. India's economy is the 7th largest in the world.

Fun Facts

1. Its illegal to take Indian currency out of India

2. India is officially known as the Republic of India

3. India has the seventh largest country by total area.

4. India earned there independence in 1947

5. The most popular sport in India is cricket

6. Because of India's location , it experiences periods of heavy rain called Monsoon

7. The national symbol of India is the endangered bengal tiger

8. Mahatma Gandhi is famous for the important part he played in gaining India's independence.

9. India has the largest democracy in the world

10. India has the largest postal network in the world

Mahatma Gandhi Biography

Born on October 2, 1869, in Porbandar, India, Mahatma Gandhi studied law and advocated for the civil rights of Indians, both at home under British rule and in South Africa.Gandhi became a leader of India’s independence movement, organizing boycotts against British institutions in peaceful forms of civil disobedience.He was killed by a fanatic in 1948. Gandhi was released from prison in January 1931, and two months later he made an agreement with Lord Irwin to end the Salt Satyagraha in exchange for concessions. Gandhi returned to India to find himself imprisoned once again in January 1932 during a crackdown by India.

What Is Diwali?

Diwali is a Hindu festival of lights, held in the period October to November.It is particularly associated with Lakshmi. Lakshmi is the goddess of prosperity, and marks the beginning of the fiscal year in India.
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Tweets From Gandhi

1. India now has Independance from the british

2. I died in 1948

3. I became the leader of India to help gain independance

4. I was in jail for a long time

5. I got out of jail in 1931