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Every Indians Guide to Rediscovering Bhaarata - An Overview of Indias Contribution to World CivilizationWith over 200 pages of well-researched, mind-blowing facts get a never before overview on the Indian contribution to the world civilization!MoreEvery Indians Guide to Rediscovering Bhaarata - An Overview of Indias Contribution to World CivilizationWith over 200 pages of well-researched, mind-blowing facts get a never before overview on the Indian contribution to the world civilization! Covers 400 different topics across 20 knowledge areas, with over 300 well-curated quality pictures!++ Did You Know? ++=================- That many of the words in English, German, French, Latin, Irish, Greek actually come from Samskrtam- Bhaaratiyas built large structures/complexes for community purposes and not for kings like the other civilizations- Chinese and Japanese martial arts originate from the Bhaaratiya martial art forms like kalarippayattu- The diameter, the rotation and the revolution of the Earth around the sun were first computed by Bhaaratiya astronomers- Bhaarata had created and perfected the best and the most widespread educational system in the world- Surgeons in ancient Bhaarata used over a 100+ surgical equipments and could perform difficult surgeries- Bhaaratiya dance and music influenced Western art forms like Flamenco, Rock, Tango, Classical & Jazz- The use of zero, the modern numeral names and their notations, as well as the decimal place value system all come from Bhaarata++ Purpose of the Book ++=====================There are many things that Indians do not know about Bhaarata. With a listing of over 300+ entries, this book will bring to light stunning facts about Bhaaratiya culture and its achievements across diverse fields.In this book you will come across many facts – facts you never knew because you were never told- facts you barely know because they were hardly mentioned- facts you know a little about but forgot because they were dismissed as unimportant- and finally facts you know a lot about but never acknowledge openly due to lack of self-esteem in our culture and its achievements.This book will hopefully remedy that.++ Structure of the Book ++=====================The book is divided in 21 chapters, with each chapter covering a subject or knowledge area. On an average a chapter contains about 15 entries, though some chapters have as few as 5 entires while some have over 25 entries. The book can be read linearly from the beginning to the end as presented or can be ready non-linearly from any point you choose in the book. Each entry in each chapter can be read independently, which means you can open the book randomly at any page and start reading.