India

India (Hindi: भारत), is the largest country in the Indian Subcontinent and shares borders withPakistan to the west, China and Nepal to the north, Bhutan to the north-east, and Bangladeshand Myanmar to the east. Sri Lanka lies to the south, Maldives to the south-west and Indonesiato the south-east of India in the Indian Ocean. It is the seventh largest country in the world by area and, with over a billion people, is second only to China in population. It is an extremely diverse country, with vast differences in geography, climate, culture, language and ethnicity across its expanse, and prides itself on being the largest democracy on Earth.
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India's culture and heritage are a rich amalgam of the past and the present. This vast country offers the visitor a view of fascinating religions and ethnography, a vast variety of languages with more than 438 living languages, and monuments that have been present for thousands of years. As it opens up to a globalised world, India still has a depth of history and intensity of culture that awes and fascinates the many who visit there.