India is a country in south Asia. It shares borders with Burma, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, Nepal, and Pakistan. To the south is the Indian Ocean, to the south-east is the Bay of Bengal, and to the south-west the Arabian Sea. Some quick facts about the India include:
India has a population of more than 1.2 billion people making it the second largest country by population in the world.
India has 18 official languages, but over 1,600 languages and dialects are spoken. Hindi is spoken by nearly 40% of the population.
In India, when greeting someone place your hands together and say Namaste. This traditional greeting means, I bow my head to you.
India is a nation of extreme wealth and extreme poverty. Most Indians live on less than two dollars a day, yet more than one million people living in India are millionaires.
India has six seasons: spring, summer, winter fall, summer monsoon, and winter monsoon.