About India - KumarNiketan/Divine-Documentaries Wiki

India or the Republic of India is a beautiful country located in Asian continent. The formation of India took place about 5500 years ago with the arrival of Aryans, who settled in mountainous areas of the country and later on spread to other parts of the county. they spoke Indo- European language which later on developed into Sanksrit and Hindi and Urdu.

The country has a rich history which is full of values. It hosts many religions like Christianity, Muslim, Zoroastrianism, Hinduim and Buddhism. Each religion has its own scriptures and cultural values.

Hindu religion has basically four Vedas or religious scriptures namely- Rigveda, Samaveda, Yajurveda and Atharvaveda. Each had its own specific features. The period that hosted them are known as Indian Vedic Period. This lasted from 2000-2500 BCE. This is basically the golden period in the Indian history which resulted in the formation of many civilizations, cultures, and the formation of urban living with all castes.

India became a republic in 1950 when the constitution of India was came to force. It is the longest hand written constitution. Shri Jawaharlal Nehru was sworn in the first PM of India and Dr. Rajendra Prasad was sworn in as the first president of India.

India has many freedom fighters that gave their lives for the sake of freedom of the country. Mahatma Gandhi is known as the father of the nation since he gave a very important commitment towards the Indian Freedom struggle.