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15 Most Famous Indian Mathematicians of All Time

The Republic of India is a South Asian country known for being the world’s second-most populous country. India’s cuisine, spices, art and literature, textiles, theatre (Bollywood), and so much more have all contributed to the world. However, their contributions in mathematics, which date from ancient times to the present, have been among their most significant. […]

15 Most Famous Spiritual Gurus of India

Spirituality or religious actions have grown in popularity amongst Indians in the current state of affairs as a result of people are living in a more worrying ambiance than they have ever been. In India, there are numerous religious Gurus who teach people how to live happily and healthily, as well as how to live […]

15 Most Famous Indian Historical Figures

India is what it is today thanks to the contributions of many leaders throughout history. These famous Indian historical figures made significant contributions to a variety of areas of life that are vital to Indian society. Let’s take a look at some of them in the list below. 1. Shivaji Shivaji was a warrior-king from […]

20 Most Famous Indian Monuments You Should Visit

Many dynasties, empires, kingdoms, and governments have called India home and used it as a battleground. They all left their imprint on the country. The relics of those times, such as old historical monuments, remind us of our culture’s history and the people who influenced it. To gain a better understanding of these events and […]

20 Most Famous Parsis of India And Their Contribution

The Parsi community in India is credited with initiating India’s industrial revolution. They have a long cultural history in India and have left an indelible mark. Let’s take a look at the 20 most famous Parsis of India- 1. Ardeshir Godrej Ardeshir was born in 1868 in Mumbai to a Parsi-Zoroastrian family. He was a […]

15 Most Famous Freedom Fighters Of Our Country

India’s anti-British freedom movement drew a large number of people from all over the country. Thousands of men and women fought together against the British Raj’s atrocities from Kashmir to Kanyakumari, Assam to Gujarat. While many selflessly gave their lives to protect their motherland’s dignity, others were injured and chose to be imprisoned. Let us […]

15 Interesting Facts About Bhagat Singh

Bhagat Singh, one of India’s greatest revolutionary freedom fighters, was sentenced to death by British colonizers 89 years ago. Despite the fact that he died young, at the age of 23, his actions inspired the nation’s youth to fight for the country’s freedom. His assassination inspired many to join the revolutionary cause, and he played […]

15 Sportsmen & Sportswomen Who Made Us Proud in 2021!

With the Tokyo Summer Olympics and Summer Paralympics, 2021 proved to be an especially eventful year for Indian sports. Not only did our athletes put their best foot forward, they even got us some medals in the process! We spent most of this year reeling from all the pride this year’s Olympics brought for India, […]

10 Indian Brands That Are Rocking It Overseas

With the market population increasing by the day and the purchasing power of people on the rise, brands are no longer confined to their national borders. And of course, kudos to the broad base of Internet buying, the desi brands aren’t all that desi anymore.  Swayed by the impact of globalisation, these brands have moved […]

17 Famous People From Uttarakhand You Should Know About!

For the most part, Uttarakhand is known for its hilly picturesque views, its weather and its beauty, its tightly knit local communities with a rich culture, and most recently, landslides. But what Utarakhand doesn’t get enough credit for is producing some of the most famous Indian talents of all time. Here are 17 famous people […]

9 Major Tech CEOs of Indian Origin You Should Know About!

After Jack Dorsey stepped down as the CEO of Twitter, Parag Agrawal took over the role, and has since been the talk of the town. However, Parag is only the latest addition to a growing list of Indian techies who are now major players in the booming American technology market. Be it Sundar Pichai from […]

15 Indian Female Athletes Who Are An Inspiration to Millions

Several feminist female figures can be found in India’s rich history and heritage. From the goddesses to the women activists, scholars, and freedom fighters such as Maitreye Devi, Khara, Gargi Devi, Lopamudra Devi, Uda Devi, Rani Lakshmi Bai, Kittur Rani Chennamma, Sucheta Kriplani, Pritilata Weddedar, and Matangini Hazra, so many women have made significant contributions […]

The Story of Prithviraj Chauhan – the last Rajput ruler of Delhi

Prithviraj III (1149-1192 CE), also known as Prithviraj Chauhan, was a Hindu king who ruled the kingdoms of Ajmer and Delhi in northern India during the second half of the 12th century. Source: Wikimedia Commons Before Hemu, Prithviraj Chauhan was the last independent Hindu king to sit on the throne of Delhi. He was a […]

20 Indian Women Achievers Of Recent Times Who Made The Country Proud

Indian women achievers have long ruled the roost in India’s business world, as evidenced by their inclusion in numerous lists of young achievers or self-made wealthy and powerful individuals. These women are not only defying patriarchal norms, but they are also excelling in fields that have traditionally been dominated by men. Here are some of […]

15 Famous Indian Entrepreneurs And Their Inspiring Stories!

Starting a business is no mean feat. More so when you do not come from money. For most of 20th century, India was struggling financially: be it because of the British rule or the aftermath of a number of wars. But that did not deter these famous Indian entrepreneurs who fought to make their ideas […]

12 Facts About Bhaskaracharya: An Extra-Ordinary Mathematician

Bhaskaracharya, also known as Bhaskara II, was born circa 1114 in Bijapur, Karnataka to a Brahmin family of scholars. He is considered to be the greatest mathematician from medieval India. As Indians, it is important for us to know the history of India and the story of her greatest children. Bhaskara was one such child […]

15 Inventions and Discoveries of India That Revolutionised The World!

From Shampoo to gravity, India is home to numerous valuable discoveries that revolutionised the world we live in today. Over the years, our humble nation has made a significant amount of discoveries in the field of science and mathematics. But you’d be surprised to know that some of the now widely popular discoveries and inventions […]

15 Most Famous IITians Who Became The Captain of Their Own Ship!

As some of the most reputed educational institutions in the country, IITs are some of the most sought-after colleges for getting a BTech in India. With the BTech sector already oversaturated with lakhs of aspirants, it can become frustratingly difficult to get into an IIT, and unsurprisingly, not many make it. With so many sharp […]

When Time Was Young: Indian Politicians In Their Younger Days

Indian politicians are unrivaled in the world. India is a diverse parliamentary democracy with a large population. The rest of the planet was doomed from the start. Let’s head on to the list and check out the Indian politicians in their younger days. 1. Akhilesh Yadav Akhilesh Yadav is a member of the Samajwadi Party […]

20 Famous People from Jammu, Kashmir & Ladakh

Kashmir’s relationship with India is rather complicated, underscored by years of violence and disconnect – so much so that one can’t help but mention it when talking about Kashmir, no matter what context. Nevertheless, Jammu & Kashmir has provided our country with not just scenic views tailor-made for a Yash Raj flick, but also some extremely talented […]

15 Incredible Natural Wonders in India

India is blessed with astounding natural beauty and tonnes of legends and myths. There is no dearth of natural wonders in the country. These enchanting wonders are awe-inspiring and truly magnificent. Also read: 20 Most Interesting Places In India You Should Definitely Visit Let’s have a look at some of the Incredible Natural Wonders. 1. […]

7 Exceptionally Skilled Dog Breeds Used By The Indian Army

Poems have been written, movies have been made and even the ads have exploited the relationship between Man and his one true friend – the dog. As if they weren’t already terribly adorable, dogs have also made our lives easier in so many ways. Not only do they guard our homes, but they also provide […]

15 Famous IAS Officers Who The Country Is Proud Of!

Years of challenging work, sleepless nights and making books your best pals are some of the prerequisites for the journey of becoming an IAS officer. Each one of them, who have appeared for the exams and the ones who have aced it, has gone through the grind. The benefits of being an IAS are exceptional […]

10 Indian Festivals and Rituals Involving Animals You Didn’t Know About!

India is one of the most diverse countries in the world. Small rituals and localized customs contribute hugely to India’s diverse nature, and change every couple of miles. Animals have been a part of Indian civilization from time immemorial and usually, each of our celebrations involves animals either directly or indirectly. While some of the […]

10 Upcoming ISRO Missions We Are Thrilled About!

The year 2020 brought with it a pandemic and a global lockdown. With limitation on movement and prohibition of gatherings, many industries suffered setbacks. Similarly, many of ISRO’s missions were delayed and the timelines had to be moved up. However, with the availability of various vaccines around the world, things are looking up for the […]

A List of India’s Richest: Here’s How Their Net Worths Stack Up

Money isn’t the only answer but it makes a difference – said Barack Obama once. India, though a culturally extravagant country, is plagued by many differences and gaps, be it the gender pay gap or rich-poor gap. Although our country’s economy is one of the biggest, the fact that it’s still developing can’t be ignored. […]

25 Famous People From Andhra Pradesh & Telengana

Since its separation from Madras State, the state of Andhra Pradesh has been vocal about its willingness to further separate itself from the Madras identity. A lot of times, people tend to generalize all of South India into the Madras bracket, which rightfully upsets many. With the separation of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, things become […]

12 Homophobic Remarks From Indian Leaders That Are Simply Gross

In case you didn’t know, the month of June is also recognised worldwide as the official Pride Month. What’s Pride Month, you ask? In a nutshell, it is the month of celebration, protest, and political activism in the LGBTQ community. And while countries around the world celebrate equality and rainbow flags are to be seen […]

9 Highest Mountain Peaks in India That Are Absolutely Magnificent

Like the people who live in India, India’s geography is diverse too. While the west is mostly dry and arid, the east is wet and green. The Himalayas and the Karakoram sprawl over several countries, including India, Pakistan, and China, and house some of the highest mountain peaks on the planet. Because of the inaccessibility […]

16 Famous People from Himachal Pradesh We Should Know About

Without a doubt, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most beautiful states in the country. But Himachal brings so much more to the plate – especially when it comes to talented and capable people of all kinds. Here are 16 famous people from Himachal Pradesh we all should know about. Also read: 19 Interesting Facts […]

15 Indian Religious Cults & Practices That Will Shock Outsiders

While India’s culture is globally known to be a vibrant mish mash of what is probably a thousand different ways of living, it also no secret that we have got our fair share of bizarre Indian religious cults & practices that may not seem completely rational to someone who doesn’t live here. Well, what can […]

15 Famous People from Gujarat Who Became Icons Of Modern India

Since the struggle of independence began in India, Gujarat has proven to have supplied some of the biggest greats to the movement. To this day, it continues to be a major player in national Indian politics. Moreover, the state has also produced several talents in crative and artistic fields such as cinema, music, and literature. […]

Arunima Sinha: The First Female Amputee on Top of Everest

Arunima Sinha is an Indian mountaineer who became the first female amputee to scale Mt. Everest. She was born in an average middle-class family and led a rather normal life, until a life-defining accident that changed her life for the worse and then the better.  Also read: Noor Inayat Khan – The Princess Who Spied […]

10 Interesting Facts About the Lord Jagannath Temple of Puri

One of the four revered holy abodes of pilgrimage for the Hindus, or the Chardhams as it is better known as, the Lord Jagannath Temple of Puri is one of the most serene places on earth. It is home to Lord Jagannath and his siblings Lord Balabhadra, and Goddess Subhadra. The magnitude of mystery that […]

Top 15 Richest Temples In India That Deserves A Visit

The temples in India have been successfully acting to preserve the rich Indian culture for centuries now. Their actions receive appreciation from devotees in the form of huge donations. Here is a list of 15 of the richest temples in India which boast a large income and are also popular tourist spots. 1. Tirumala Tirupati […]

15 Heroes from West Bengal Who Changed the Course of History!

For centuries, Bengal has constantly supplied distinct men and women who have proven to be masters of their respective fields. It is difficult to point out what it is exactly about Bengal that nurtures and supports talent of such varied interests, but one has to accept that some of the most important figures in the […]

16 Famous People from North East India Who Became National Icons

Despite contributing abundantly to India in a variety of fields including sports, politics, films and music, the states in the north east are often ignored and otherized. While we celebrate their victories with all our heart, incidents of natural disasters and racial discrimination against people from the north east largely go unnoticed. It is up […]

15 Famous People From Bihar Everyone Should Know About

Bihar is often associated with several negative stereotypes, however, it has always been a producer of some of the sharpest minds in the country. Starting from politicians to thinkers, educators and writers, Bihar has them all – here are 15 famous people from Bihar everyone should know about! 1. Dr. Rajendra Prasad Born & brought […]

The 11 Most Intelligent Crimes Committed in India

The National Crime Bureau reports by the government released every year show that there are over 50 Lakhs crime in India every single year. With a population of over 130 crores ridden with economic and social issues, a number of Crimes surface in the country every single day. However, some crimes stand out for the […]

15 Interesting Facts About Mumbai -The City Of Dreams

The city of dreams, home to famous personalities, a tourist destination, financial and commercial capital of India! These are some of the things that we all know about Mumbai. But what is it about Mumbai that makes everyone who lives there fall in love with that place? Let’s dig deep into this by exploring some […]

Major Shaitan Singh: The Hero of Rezang La During ’62 Indo-China War

The Sino-Indian war of 1962 was a tragic defeat to India; despite constant tension on the border it shared with China, India never believed that the Chinese would attack – which ended up costing us dearly. When the Chinese did attack, India was taken off guard, unprepared and outnumbered – resulting in a rather embarassing defeat. In […]

10 Interesting Facts About Tata Group Everybody Should Know!

Founded by Jamshedji Tata in 1868, the Tata group is a global enterprise headquartered in India and consists of over 100 operating companies, with operations in more than 100 countries across six continents, exporting products and services to over 150 countries. Tata companies with significant scale include Tata Steel, Tata Motors, Tata Consultancy Services , […]

15 Interesting Facts About Biju Patnaik- The Pride Of Odisha

Bijayananda Patnaik, better known as Biju Patnaik or simply Biju Babu, is one of the most revered and popular figures in the history of Odisha. A pilot, a freedom fighter, a visionary, a revolutionary, a politician! Biju Babu was all of these and so much more. In the 8 decades that he spent on this […]

Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan: The Black Tornado Hero From 26/11 Attacks

One of the darkest era defining moments came on a brisk night of November in 2008, when ten unidentified armed men entered Mumbai, and began open firing at several places. Soon, they had control over several culturally significant monuments in India – including the Taj Mahal Hotel, Nariman Point, and Hotel Oberoi Trident. It took […]