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  • Indian Information.By Aaron, Devaunte and Levi

  • GOMATESHWARA Location :Shravanabelagola is located 51 km south east of Hassan in Karnataka at anAltitude of about 3350 feet above sea level. There are excellent roads from Bangalor and Mysore.The nearest airport is Banglore which at a distance of 157 km. and the nearest railway station is Hassan

  • Sri Harmandir Sahib, also known as Sri Darbar Sahib or Golden Temple, (on account of its scenic beauty and golden coating for English speaking world), is named after Hari(God) the temple of God.

    Harmandir Sahib

  • Taj MahalThe taj mahal, considerd one of the most beautiful bildings in the world, stands in the city of agarin northern India(agra).

  • HampiPredating the city of Vijayanagara, it continues to be an important religious centre, housing the Virupaksha Temple, as well as several other monuments belonging to the old city.

  • Konark Sun TempleBuilt in the thirteenth century, it was conceived as a gigantic solar chariot with twelve pairs of exquisitely-ornamented wheels dragged by seven rearing horses.

  • NalandaNalanda was one of the best known universities of its time, attracting thousands of students from far off places. Scholars all over Asia and other countries in the Middle East had learnt about Nalanda and continued to visit Nalanda till its destruction by the Turkish and Afghan invaders in the 12th century.

  • KhajurahoIn every temple, there is the depiction of royalty, armies, wrestling, kinship, war, courtship, marriage, lovemaking, music and dancing, spiritual teachings, union, meditation, bliss, gods, goddesses, plants, animals and an abundance of all human forms

  • torisimover a billion people live in india.Tourisim in india is very popular so lots of people visit india.

  • indian food

  • foodthe food in india looks AMAZING!!!!!!!indian food looks delious.i want to try indian food.

  • Recipe of chicken curryServes: 4 Cooking time (approx.): 28minutes Style: Indian Non-Vegetarian 3 tablespoon(s) oil 2 onion(s) grated 2 tablespoon(s) garlic paste 1 teaspoon(s) ginger paste 1 cup(s) yoghurt beaten till smooth 2 tomatoes grated or finely chopped 1 teaspoon(s) red chilli powder 2 teaspoon(s) coriander powder 1 teaspoon(s) cumin powder teaspoon(s) turmeric powder salt and freshly milled pepper to taste 12 medium pieces (about 800 grams) of chicken 1 cup(s) hot water 1 teaspoon(s) curry powder orhot spice mix (garam masala)powder finely chopped fresh coriander to garnishHeat the oil in a heavy bottomed saucepan. Add the onions and fry for about 4 minutes or till rich golden brown.Add the ginger-garlic paste and fry briefly till the raw smell goes away. Add the tomatoes and the yoghurt stirring briskly to avoid curdling. Fry for about 4 minutes or till oil separates.Mix in the red chilli powder, coriander powder, cumin powder, turmeric powder, salt and pepper to taste. Increase the heat and add the chicken pieces. Fry for about 5 minutes or till the chicken is lightly browned.Add the hot water and mix well. Bring to a boil. Cover and cook on very low heat for about 15 minutes or till chicken is well cooked and the oil has separated. Sprinkle the curry powder or hot spice mix (garam masala) and cover tightly for about 10-15 minutes for the aroma to blend well in the curry. Serve hot garnished with coriander leaves.

  • this it is ment to look like(chicken curry)

  • links to Indian recipesnaan bread tandoori Masala

  • other stuff about India

  • languages in india.there are 16 indian languages in india and they are assamese, Bengali, gujarati, hindi, kannda, kashmiri, konkaki, malayalam, manipuri, marathi, nepali, oriya, punjabi, sanskrit, sindhi, tamil, telugu and urdu.

  • National stuffTheNational Animalof India is the Tiger . It is respected in India for its strength and grace, as well as its incredible power. The Indian tiger is also called the Royal Bengal Tiger.TheNational Birdof India is the Peacock . Peacocks symbolize grace, pride, and beauty. Peacocks are often used in Indian mythology and folk stories.TheNational Flowerof India is the Lotus .Thelotusrepresents long life, honour, and good fortune. It is also a symbol of triumph, since the lotus is rooted in the mud and can survive to regerminate for thousands of years. Even though the lotus grows in mud, it remains pure and produces beautiful flowers. Thus, it symbolizes purity of heart and mind.TheNational Treeof India is the Banyan Tree (Fig Tree).TheNational Fruitof India is the Mango .There are over 100 varieties of mangos in India, in a range of colours, sizes, and shapes.TheNational Sportof India is the Hockey .The National Emblem of India is a replica of the Sarnath Lion capital of Ashoka, near Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh.It depicts four lions standing back to back.The emblem symbolizes power, courage and confidence.

  • factsAbout 13 million people live in the capital, New Delhi.Population: 1,065,070,607 (July 2004 est.)India's population is one billion (one thousand million), making it the second most populous country after China. It is more than three times the population of the United States though its area is only about one-third.Area:total: 3,287,590 sq kmland: 2,973,190 sq kmwater: 314,400 sq km

  • what does the colours meanSaffron means courage and sacrifice.White means purity and truth. Green means faith and fertility.

  • major city'sMumbai

    In Mumbai the gateway of India is the principle landmarks were the boats go ,when there is no planes.

    agraThe taj mahal stands in agra.Agra was the capital city of India, Agra takes place at Agra fort.

    Kolkotakolkota is home to more than ten(10)million people.delhiThe best season to visit