With a towering height of 182 meters, the newly erected Statue of Unity is a commemoration to one of the most revered leaders of the Indian independence movement and also the first deputy prime minister of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
As the majority of us are currently following the test match between India and West Indies with great zeal, one can't help but notice the meteoric rise of the new cricketing big shot, Prithvi Shaw. Slamming a century on his debutante test match, Shaw has become the youngest Indian to achieve this stellar feat. Interestingly, he's also the second youngest Indian ever to score a test century, right after the titan of cricket, Sachin Tendulkar.
“ Watan ke aage kuch nahi “ roughly translates to that there is nothing more important than your motherland. Duty towards your motherland is the most essential duty of all.
“WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY”
There is only one happiness in this life: To Love and Be Loved. Being a highly controversial subject with different people having different notions about love, there is one thing we can all agree on; that a mother's love for her children is the single most powerful thing in this world and is the purest form of love.
India is one of the largest military powers on the planet. It has the most active manpower of any country aside from China and the US, in addition to the most tanks and aircraft of any country besides the US, China, or Russia. India also has access to nuclear weapons.
According to many historians and expert economists, up until the late 16th century and early 17th century, India was the largest economy in the ancient and the medieval world. India's period of flourishing began around 1 CE up until the 16th century CE…