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India is a mystical land that presents the travelers with a bamboozling array of unforgettable experiences. India's richness and diversity of culture, geographic and climatic conditions, natural and mineral resources are matched only by few other countries in the world. India is a modern nation with a five-millennia-old ancient civilization that has withstood the ravages of time.

With a 5,000 year old culture, a multitude of languages, a confluence of religions and diverse communities of over a billion people living together in unity, India is more than just a land mass. It is a value system; a rich cultural tapestry, whose edifice is built upon pluralism and diversity.

The landscape of the Indian subcontinent offers an amazing series of contrasts. For lovers of the mountains, the towering Himalayas in the north, and the verdant hills of the Western and Eastern Ghats in south India, offer beautiful locales for mountaineering and trekking. For beach and water sports enthusiasts, India's long coastline offers many idyllic palm-fringed beaches.

Capital
New Delhi

Currency
The rupee is the official unit of currency of India. The issuance of the currency is controlled by the Reserve Bank of India.

Geography
India shares borders to the northwest with Pakistan, to the north with China, Nepal and Bhutan, and to the east with Bangladesh and Myanmar. To the west lies the Arabian Sea, to the east the Bay of Bengal and to the south the Indian Ocean. Sri Lanka lies off the southeast coast, and the Maldives off the southwest coast.

Festival
Indian festivals speak of India's rich cultural and traditional background. The colorful festivals are an integral part of every Indians. The festivals play an important part in promoting the traditional handicrafts and tourism of India. India is a land of festivals and fairs. Every day of the year there is a festival celebrated in some part of the country. Some festivals welcome the seasons of the year, the harvest, the rains, or the full moon.

Language
There many languages are used by the Indians to communicate between each other. But Hindi is the only most popular language. The principal official language of the Republic of India is Hindi while English is the secondary official language

Economy
The economy of the state benefits from its service sector, which comprises of Insurance, travel and tourism, Mortgage, real Estate, consultancy and educational Institutes. A direct consequence of Delhi's rich history is its magnificent monuments.

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