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India is located in the southern part of the Asia continent. Be it in geography or climate, it is one of the most diverse countries in the world. The traditions, culture and religions of India are as old as the time itself. It is highly populated with 1.2 billion people and is divided into 28 states. This country is a paradise for tourists who love to explore diverse traditions, arts, ancient places and striking landscapes. A trip to this country can be a rejuvenating experience to your soul and an excellent opportunity to learn about spiritualism. We give you here 5 reasons why you should visit India for rediscovering yourself.
The word "India" can be considered to be synonymous to the word "diversity". The reason for this is that given its moderate size, this country has five major religions and hundreds of castes. No other country in the world has as many languages as India. As agriculture is the main source of livelihood, the terrain is beautifully spread with green fields or orchards. Climatically, each region of India is different from others. The country has six seasons and climatic extremes are common here.
The customs and traditions, even the attire of Indians vary drastically with their regions. The ancient cultures are carefully preserved here over centuries. Even though the country is being modernized at a fast pace, Indian take great pride in their history.
India is a home to some of the most ancient and beautiful monuments in the world. Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, cannot be missed for its sheer beauty. Also, coming close to it are the Hawa Mahal of Jaipur, Mysore Palace, Gateway of India, Red Fort and Victoria Memorial. Many Hindu temples that are hundreds of years old are found in all parts.
Himalayas are the snow-covered mountain ranges in south-east Asia. They have high significance in the mythologies of Buddhism and Hinduism. Thousands of spiritually enhanced saints live across this mountains in their own hermitages where they meditate in the company of their followers or devotees. No trip of a spiritual tourist to India is complete without a visit to the Himalayas. Apart from that, these mountains are a visual treat and some of them are tallest in the world.
The Indian cuisine heavily relies on the use of herbs and spices. Indian dishes are all about adding many ingredients; many common dishes found here have over 10 constituents. Meat dishes that are spicy are extremely famous in all parts of this country. Some of the delicacies you can't afford to miss here are the Hyderabad Dum Biryani, Butter Chicken, Tandoori Chicken, Malai Kofta, Rogan Josh and Palak Paneer. Hundreds of vegetarian dishes are also popular here as the country has the high number of vegetarians in the world. Rice and wheat are the staple foods here, so you will find most of the dishes made from them. The country is also the highest producer of the delicious fruit, mango; it is found more commonly in South India.
India also has some of the exotic beaches in Goa. The wildlife in India is also great; thousands of square miles of forest land in India is a home to a diverse variety of flora and fauna. Apart from this, nature lovers can visit many animal sanctuaries in this country.
We hope all the above information is helpful to you in deciding to visit this country. Tourism in India is also cheaper and so it won’t burn a hole in your pocket. However, proper planning will make your trip more enjoyable. Complete your passport application formalities in advance to avoid the hassles in the last minute.