October 19, 2021
India (English: India) or Bharata (Hindi: भारत, transliterated Devanagari into Thai Bharata, pronounced [ˈbʱaːɾət̪] bharat), or officially known as The Republic of India (English: Republic of India, Hindi: भारत गणराज्य) is a country located in South Asia. It is a large part of the Indian subcontinent. It is the second most populous in the world. and is the most populous democratic country in the world. with a population of more than a billion people There are approximately one hundred and eighty languages spoken. It is bordered to the north by China, Nepal and Bhutan, and to the northwest by Pakistan. in the east of Burma Southwest to the Indian Ocean in the south east of Sri Lanka It surrounds Bangladesh to the north, east and west. It also has a maritime border with Thai, Burma and Indonesia territorial waters. and with an area of 3,287,590 square kilometers India is thus the seventh largest country in the world. Modern humans first settled in the Indian subcontinent about 55,000 years ago, with their main occupations being agriculture and hunting. The Indian subcontinent is the most ethnically diverse region after Africa. People began to form a society 9,000 years ago in the Indus Valley. By 1200 B.C.E. Ancient Sanskrit, which is a traditional Indo-European language family. Has spread to India from the northwest and about 400 years BC. The influence of Hinduism gave rise to the caste system in India. This was followed by the spread of Buddhism and Jainism. Political union gave rise to the Moriya dynasty and the Gupta Empire, which were located in the Basin.