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PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN…

Proud
to be an INDIAN !!

Please
forward this PAGE to all known INDIANS…………….WHY??

Please
read it to know why ?

FACTS
TO MAKE EVERY Indian PROUD

Q.
Who is the co-founder of Sun Microsystems?


A. Vinod Khosla

Q.
Who is the creator of Pentium chip (needs no introduction as 90% of the today’s
computers run on it)?
A. Vinod Dahm

Q.
Who is the third richest man on the world?


A. According to
the latest report on Fortune Magazine, it is Lakshmi
Mittal.

Q.
Who is the founder and creator of Hotmail (Hotmail is world’s No.1 web based email
program)?

A. Sabeer
Bhatia

Q.
Who is the president of AT & T-Bell Labs (AT & T-Bell Labs is the
creator of program languages such as C, C++, Unix to name a
few)?

A. Arun
Netravalli

Q.
Who is the GM of Hewlett Packard?


A. Rajiv
Gupta

Q.
Who is the new MTD (Microsoft Testing
Director)
of Windows 2000, responsible to iron out all initial
problems?

A. Sanjay
Tejwrika


Q.
Who are the Chief Executives of CitiBank, Mckensey &Stanchart?


A.
Victor Menezes, Rajat Gupta, and Rana Talwar.

Q.
We Indians are the wealthiest among all ethnic groups in America, even faring better than the whites and the natives.
There are 3.22 millions of Indians in USA
(1.5% of population).
YET,

38% of doctors in USA are Indians.

12% scientists in USA are Indians.
36% of NASA scientists are Indians.

34% of Microsoft employees are Indians.


28% of IBM employees are Indians.

17% of INTEL scientists are Indians.

13% of XEROX employees are Indians.


Some of the following facts may be known to you. These facts were recently published in a German magazine, which deals with WORLD HISTORY FACTS ABOUT INDIA.
1. India never invaded any country in her last 1000 years of history.

2. India invented the Number system. Zero was invented by Aryabhatta.

3. The world’s first University was established in Takshila in 700BC. More than 10,500 students from all over the world studied more than 60 subjects. The University of Nalanda built in the 4th century BC was one of the greatest achievements of ancient India in the field of education.
4. According to the Forbes magazine, Sanskrit is the most suitable language for computer software.

5. Ayurveda is the earliest school of medicine known to humans.
6. Although western media portray modern images of India as poverty striken and underdeveloped through political corruption, India was once the richest empire on earth.

7. The art of navigation was born in the river Sindh 5000 years ago. The very word “Navigation” is derived from the Sanskrit word NAVGATIH.
8. The value of pi was first calculated by Budhayana, and he explained the concept of what is now known as the Pythagorean Theorem. British scholars have last year (1999) officially published that Budhayan’s works dates to the 6 th Century which is long before the European mathematicians.

9. Algebra, trigonometry and calculus came from India. Quadratic equations were by Sridharacharya in the 11 th Century; the largest numbers the Greeks and the Romans used were 10 6 whereas Indians used numbers as big as 1053.
10. According to the Gemmological Institute of America, up until 1896, India was the only source of diamonds to the world.

11. USA based IEEE has proved what has been a century-old suspicion amongst academics that the pioneer of wireless communication was Professor Jagdeesh Bose and not Marconi.
12. The earliest reservoir and dam for irrigation was built in Saurashtra.

13. Chess was invented in India.

14. Sushruta is the father of surgery. 2600 years ago he and health scientists of his time conducted surgeries like cesareans, cataract, fractures and urinary stones. Usage of anaesthesia was well known in ancient India.
15. When many cultures in the world were only nomadic forest dwellers over 5000 years ago, Indians established Harappan culture in Sindhu Valley (Indus Valley Civilisation).
16. The place value system, the decimal system was developed in India in 100 BC.


Quotes about India.

We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.

Albert Einstein.



India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend and the great grand mother of tradition.
Mark Twain.

If there is one place on the face of earth where all dreams of living men have found a home from the very earliest days when man began the dream of existence, it is India.
French scholar Romain Rolland.

India conquered and dominated China culturally for 20 centuries without ever having to send a single soldier across her border.
Hu Shih

(former Chinese ambassador to USA)

ALL OF THE ABOVE IS JUST THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG, THE LIST COULD BE ENDLESS.


BUT, if we don’t see even a glimpse of that great India in the India that we see today, it clearly means that we are not working up to our potential; and that if we do, we could once again be an evershining and inspiring country setting a bright path for rest of the world to follow.
I hope you enjoyed it and work
towards the welfare of INDIA.


Say proudly, I AM AN INDIAN.


Please forward this PAGE to all known INDIANS…………….


V A N D E M A T A R A M ! ! !

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अगस्त 13, 2007 - Posted by | bharat, hem jyotsana, hem jyotsana parashar, hemjyotsana, hindustaan, INDIA

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  1. Wonder how much of that is actually true..

    Comment by Sunil | अगस्त 13, 2007 | Reply

  2. good work!!!
    yes,we are proud to be indian.

    Comment by dr.atul | अगस्त 13, 2007 | Reply

  3. good work.
    we are proud to be indian.

    Comment by dr.atul | अगस्त 13, 2007 | Reply

  4. This is my first post
    just saying HI

    Comment by jameswillisisthebest | सितम्बर 9, 2007 | Reply

  5. very interesting, but I don’t agree with you
    Idetrorce

    Comment by Idetrorce | दिसम्बर 15, 2007 | Reply

  6. its very ………..

    Comment by poems on pi | मई 14, 2008 | Reply

  7. PLEASE I DO NOT WANT TO RECEIVE ANY MAIL PROUD TO BE INDIAN ON THIS COMPUTER IT IS VERY ANNOYING FOR A SENIOR CITIZEN TO FIND THE WHOLE SCREEN FULL OF THIS UNWANTED MAIL

    Comment by HENRYM.SOLOMON | मार्च 4, 2009 | Reply

  8. ya , its nice to know about all great persons from india ,about which we wr not aware ,but seeing the caption i thought it is some good poem ” PROUD TO BE INDIAN” BUT SEEING THIS I WAS LITTLE upset but even i got to know about all the great persons from india

    Comment by kavita | अगस्त 13, 2010 | Reply

  9. Sare Jahase Achha Hindustan Hamara Hum Bul Bule Hain Eski Ye gulsita Hamara

    Jayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy…….hind.

    Comment by Samir Tamboli | जुलाई 21, 2011 | Reply

  10. “PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN”

    Comment by Deepti Dhariwal | अगस्त 14, 2011 | Reply

  11. I AM AN INDIAN PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN

    Comment by Rajesh Nambiar Kalliasseri | अगस्त 15, 2011 | Reply

  12. we proud to be an indian

    Comment by Sathish Kumar | जनवरी 20, 2012 | Reply


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