Largest, Highest & Smallest of India

Highest Award
Bharat Ratna
Highest Gallantry Award
Param Vir Chakra
Longest River in India
The Ganges
Longest Tributary river of India
Yamuna
Largest Lake
Wular Lake, Kashmir
Largest Lake (Saline Water)
Chilka Lake, Orrisa
Largest Man-Made Lake
Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar (Rihand Dam)
Largest Fresh Water Lake
Kolleru Lake (Andhra Pradesh)
Highest Lake
Devtal Lake, Gadhwal (Uttarakhand)
Highest Lake
Devatal (Gharhwal)
Highest Peak
Karkoram-2 of K-2(8,611 meters)
Highest Peak in the world is Mount Everest which is in Nepal
Largest Populated City
Mumbai
Largest State(Area)
Rajasthan
Largest State(Population)
Uttar Pradesh
Highest rainfall
Cherrapunhi (426 inches per annum)
Highest Watefall
Nohkalikai Falls (335 meters, 1100 ft high) in Shora
State wise largest area under forest
Madhya Pradesh
Largest Delta
Sunderbans Delta
Largest River without Delta
Narmada and Tapti
Longest Cantilever Span bridge
Howrah Bridge
Longest River Bridge
Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
Biggest Cave temple
Ellora
Longest Road
Grand Trunk Road
Highest Road
Road at Khardungla,(in Leh-Manali Sector)
Biggest Mosque
Jama Masjid at Delhi
Highest Gateway
Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikri (53.6 meters high)
Tallest Statue
Statue of Gomateshwar (17 meters high In
Karnataka
Largest Public Sector Bank
State Bank of India
Longest Canal
Indira Gandhi Canal or Rajasthan Canal
(Rajasthan)
Largest Dome
Gol Gumbaz at Bijapur
Largest Zoo
Zoological Garden at Alipur (Kolkata)
Largest Museum
India Museum at Kolkata
Longest Dam
Hirakud Dam (Orrisa)
Highest Dam
Tehri Dam ( 260 meters , 850 ft )
Highest Tower
Kutab Minar at Delhi (88.4 meters high)
Largest Desert
Thar (Rajasthan)
Largest District
Kutch district
Fastest Train
Shatabadi Express running between New Delhi and Bhopal
State with longest coastline
Gujarat
State with longest coastline of South
India
Andhra Pradesh
Longest Electric Railway Line
From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
Longest Railway Route
From Assam to Kanyakumari
Longest Railway Platform
Kharagpur (W. Bengal)
Highest Railway Station
Ghum (W. Bengal)
Longest Platform
Kharagpur (West Bengal) 833 meters in
Length. It is also the longest railway station in world
Longest Tunnel
Jawahar tunnel (Jammu & Kashmir)
Longest Highway
NH-44 (NH-7) which turns from Varanasi to
Kanyakumari
Smallest State (Population)
Sikkim
Smallest State (Area)
Goa
Largest State (Area)
Rajasthan
Largest State (Population)
Uttar Pradesh
Densest Populated State
West Bengal
Largest Cave
Amarnath (J&K)
Largest Cave Temple
Kailash Temple, Ellora (Maharastra)
Largest Animal Fair
Sonepur (Bihar)
Largest Auditorium
Sri Shanmukhanand Hall (Mumbai)
Biggest Hotel
Oberai-Sheraton (Mumbai)
Largest Port
Mumbai
Largest Gurudwara
Golden Temple, Amritsar
Deepest River Valley
Bhagirathi & Alaknanda
Largest Church
Saint Cathedral (Goa)
Oldest Church
St. Thomas Church at Palayar, Trichur (Kerala)
Longest River
Ganga (2640 km long)
Longest Beach
Marina Beach, Chennai
Highest Battle Field
Siachin Glacier
Highest Airport
Leh (Laddakh)
Biggest Stadium
Yuva Bharti (Salt Lake) Stadium, Kolkata
Largest River Island
Majuli (Brahmaputra River, Asom)
Largest Planetarium
Birla Planetarium (Kolkata)
Largest inland salt lake
Sambhar lake

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72 Comments

  1. WOW E Post meri sabse acchi dost Sam ne banaya :-)Thanks Sam I proud of you _/_:-)

  2. WOW E Post meri sabse acchi dost Sam ne banaya :-)Thanks Sam I proud of you _/_:-)

  3. Ne ne mai kaha talented hu…agar hoti to aajtak 1 single paper to clear kiya hota na….success to mili hoti

  4. ::Amazing Facts About Human Body::

    1. The stomach takes 20 minutes to tell the brain that it is
    full and that one should stop eating.
    2. The liver is the only chief organ in the human body that can
    regenerate itself if part of it is removed.
    3. The four taste zones on your tongue are bitter (back), sour
    (back sides), salty (front sides), and sweet (front).
    4. One uses 14 muscles to smile and 43 to frown.
    5. It takes the interaction of 72 different muscles to produce
    human speech.
    6. The strongest muscle of the body is the masseter muscle,
    which is situated in jaw.
    7. The small intestine is about 750cm long.
    8. The large intestine is 15O cm long and 3 times wider than the small intestine.
    9. The energy used by the brain is enough to light a 25
    watt bulb.

    10. When you sneeze, air rushes through your nose at the rate of 156 kmph.
    11. When you sneeze, all your bodily functions stop even your heart.
    12. It's impossible to sneeze with open eyes.
    13. About 56 litres of blood is filtered by 2 million nephrons 37 times a day.
    14. Each of our eyes has 120 M rods, which support us see in
    black and white.
    15. Each eye has 6M cones, which help us see in colour.
    16. We blink our eyes about 20,000 times a
    day.
    17. Our heart beats about 100,000 times/day.
    18. Placed endtoend all our body's blood vessels would measure
    about 90,000 kms.
    19. The average human brain has about 100 billion nerve cells.
    20. The thyroid cartilage is more generally known as the Adam's
    apple.
    21. Our brain sends messages at the rate of 375 kmph.

    22. Most people shed 20kg of skin in a lifetime.
    23. Babies are born without knee cap. They don't appear till
    they are 2-6 years of age.
    24. Children grow faster in the spring season.
    25. Women blink twice as much as men.
    26. If one is blind in one eye, he only loses about 1/5 of
    vision and the sense of depth.
    27. Our eyes are always the same size from birth, but our nose and ears not ever stop growing.
    28. The length of the finger shows how fast the fingernail
    grows. The nail on the middle finger grows fastest. On an average our toenails grow twice as slow as our fingernails.
    29. Hair is made of the same substance as fingernails.
    30. The nose can remember 50,000 scents.
    31. A finger nails takes about 6 months to grow from base to tip.
    32. An eye lash lives about 15O days before it falls out
    33. The heart produces enough pressure to squirt blood 900cm. .
    34. We get a new stomach lining every 3-4 days. If we
    did not get, the strong acids our stomach uses to digest food would also digest
    our stomach.

    35. A pair feet has 500,000 sweat glands.

    36. Each square inch of human skin consists of 600 em of blood vessels.
    37.The thickness of the skin varies from 1/2 to 6 mm, depending on the area of your body.

  5. Waoooooooo shadow…_/_…that's y I said k aapse hi seekha ye sb maine….

    Thanks

  6. Highest rainfallCherrapunhi (426 inches per annum) is wrong.

    By average annual rainfall, the wettest place is Mawsynram, Meghalaya, India, with 11,873 mm (467 in) of rain per annum. Meghalaya means 'land of the clouds'. Most of the rain occurs during the monsoon season, between June and September.

  7. mai dono ki preparation sath me karta hun 1 april ko PO ka final result ana hai agar select ho gya to sirf SSC ki karunga otherwise bank ki… aur 12 april ko CGL tier 2 ka exam hai.. let's see what will be result….

  8. Hello Friends….
    The Kunchikal falls is the highest waterfalls in India and second highest in Asia.

  9. Few….facts are older….
    longest platform – Gorakhpur (UP)
    Highest Lake – Cholamu (Sikkim)
    Highest waterfall – Kunchikal Falls (Karnataka)
    Highest peak – Kanchenjanga 8858

  10. Right ans 2 this q is 3rd necoz at the and of 3ed eyr he pay all the dues its become 1683 rs

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