Fun Facts

India has more than a billion people, ranking second in the world for population.

India produces (and eats) the most mangoes in the world.

The peacock is the national bird.

An emperor built the Taj Mahal to bury his wife in the 1600s.


Three of the world’s megacities are in India: Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata.


Hindi and English are India’s official languages, but people speak around a thousand languages throughout the country.

Thomas answered Him, “My Lord and my God!” Jesus said to him, “Have you believed because you have seen Me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have believed.” John 20:28–29