4 Unique Customs and Traditions of India

Indian culture is something that very diverse and unique. Indian culture is full of unique customs and traditions, which make outsiders really intrigued. These are 4 interesting customs and traditions of India. The Namaste The Namaste is considered as the most popular Indian customs, which is one of the five forms of traditional greetings mentioned in the ancient Hindu scriptures, the Vedas. The word “Nama” means bow, “as” means I, and “te” means you. Therefore, Namaste means “I bow to you.” To perform Namaste, we put the hands together at the heart chakra, close the eyes, and bow the head. […]

The Nightlife in India

The Nightlife in India

What is the first thing you think about when you read the word India? You probably think of a big country, curry, Taj Mahal, Mumbai and curry again. Well, just like any other country, India has a nightlife apart from the traditional tourist attractions. From restaurants to clubs, the Indian people are always partying from early night, around 9 PM, to late night, up until 4 AM. However, unlike many other places, there is a law that the bars must abide by, but it does not stop the Indians! Although India is known for its architecture, cuisine and religions, there […]

The Economics in India

The Economics in India

The Republic of India is one of the most resistant countries in the history. As a country that originated from conflicts and fights for territory, India resulted in a multilingual and multi-ethnic country that defies all odds to grow and thrive. Formerly a country that was ruled by the British, India faced a rapid development of infrastructure, economic decline and social problems, such as major famines. However, years later, India is one of the fastest-growing major economies countries in the world. Currently the sixth largest economy by nominal GDP (Gross Domestic Product) and the third largest by PPP (Purchasing Power […]

The History of India

The History of India

The Republic of India is a country located in South Asia, bounded by the Indian Ocean, the Arabian Sea, and the Bay of Bengal. Currently, the second most populous country of the planet, with an average of 1.2 billion people, India has an incredible amount of religion – more than 6 – and, believe it or not, does not have a national language but does have English and Hindi as official languages. India has a long historical record that shows how the country is always suffering from major and minor changes, that reflects on the entire world. Ranked sixth largest […]

India’s buoyant mergers & acquisitions market fuels a $100 billion boom

Presently India’s economy is historically in the midst of its largest enterprise consolidation explosion which has investment bankers focused on the local mergers and acquisitions market setting themselves up for even greater activity in the near future. Deal brokering throughout susceptible companies in India have reportedly reached transactional highs around the $104.5 billion mark in 2018, crushing its previously recorded annual transactional highs with nearly a quarter of the trading year remaining. This reported statistical analysis is based on trustworthy sources responsible for data compilations from Bloomberg. According to one market expert, the eventual annual traded figure won’t come as […]

Top 5 Highest Grossing Bollywood Movies

Bollywood in India puts out many movies every year, and they are starting to put out some blockbusters. The movies in India are not the big budget ones that are churned out in Hollywood, as their movies are much less expensive to make. Here are the top five grossing Bollywood movies of all time and their gross at the box office in dollars. 1. Dangal (2016) – $330 million This movie is a sports biopic about India’s first female wrestling champions that were sisters and trained by their father. The family takes flak for wresting, which is a male-dominated sport […]

Climate Change in India

India has always been known to have a “Tropical Monsoon” kind of climate that the natives have grown used to. The word monsoon derives from the Arabic word “mausim”, which when translated, means a seasonal reversal of the winds during the duration of the year. In simplistic terms, it means that India is known as a land with an elongated dry season that is soon followed by a period of heavy rainfall. This climate affects an array of things in India, such as agriculture, the natural plant life, and the ways the natives have adapted to the weather. The Current […]

Holy Rivers in India

In Hinduism. water is very important for sustenance of life and what cleaning and bathing signify. The Ganga or Ganges River is the holiest of them all and is simply called Mother Ganga. Almost all of the holy places in India are located on a holy river and here are several of them that resonate the beauty of India and all that is offers, not only in so far as giving life to the many villages that live nearby, but also to those looking for a genuine India experience infused not only with nature, but culture as well. Ganga (Ganges) […]

Interesting Facts About the Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal took over 20 years to build and construction began in 1632 by emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his 3rd wife Arjumand Banu Begum, who died giving birth to their 14th child. Here are some interesting facts about one of the seven wonders of the world, which is located in Agra, India. • Not just manpower – There were in excess of 20,000 laborers that worked on the Taj Mahal including painters, stonecutters, and artists to name just a few. However, manpower was not the only power used, as over 1,000 elephants were used in order to […]

Best Beaches in India

India is a beautiful country with many gorgeous beaches, which is not surprising since they have over 4,600 miles of coastline. There are all types of beaches from family-friendly ones to ones with famous full-moon parties. Here are some of the best beaches in India and their locations. Palolem – Goa Goa is well known for having some beautiful beaches, and that is why many tourists flock to the area every year. The northern beaches of Goa are where you will find the famous Goa party scene with full moon parties and tons of nighttime activity, which can be loud […]