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INTERESTING
INDIA
By class 5
WHERE IS IT?
• India is part of Asia also, its a large country there.
• Facts about it.
• Did you know India is the 7th largest country in the world.
• We, the British, ruled most of India from 1849 until 1947.And then it became a free
country.
• The weather in India is not the same any were ITS SO HOT
INCREDIBLE PLACES IN INDIA
Taj Mahal
The Taj Mahal is a great
place in India and is in
Agra .Also it’s a palace.
Did you know that the Taj
Mahal was build hundreds
of years ago!
The Lotus Temple
The Lotus Temple is a
Temple Like a lotus! People
go there to pray. The Lotus
temple is in New Delhi. It
was built in 1986.
LIFE IN CHEMBAKOLLI.
Chembakolli is a village in India and hardly any one has any money.
In the school they have 1 computer for every one.
Chembakolli is a village surrounded by forest
CHEMBAKOLLI
Houses
• Chembakolli is a village where most of the people that can’t
afford to live in the big city live.
• They make their houses out of but and wood also straw. There is
a step when they have a flood the water doesn’t come in.
• Their houses have no front doors and no windows.
Mandir
A Hindu temple is called a Mandir.
They have statues of different gods.
They ring a bell to wake them up
then they feed them honey and
fruit. Lastly the wash them in milk.
Gods
Hindus believe in many different
gods. Here are some of them.
Glossary
Hinduism- is a religion
with lots of gods.
Aum- a special symbol in
Hinduism
FABULOUS FOOD
Curry
In India they don’t just buy curry they
make curry. There fabulous curry can
be very spicy or sometimes it can just
be plain. In class 5 we did some curry
cooking and then we had some
poperdoms and naan bread.
This is some curry
SPORTS
India's favourite sport is cricket,
hockey, tennis, shooting and
also archery. India are very good
at cricket.
ANIMALS
• In India there are many different animals
such as leopard, tiger, elephants, crows,
hippos and lizards
Tiger
Elephants
Leopards
LANGUAGE
They speak Hindu,
Bengali and lots more.
There are 1,652
languages spoken in
India and 350 of them
are the major languages.
CLOTHES
India was the first country to
grow cotton. In India men can
wear suits when going to work,
but like in ancient times men in
India wear a long piece of cloth
called a dhoti.
The ladies wear saris.
QUIZ
• Were is India?
• A. North pole
• B. Asia
. C Africa
• answer Asia
• Is this fact true?
• India is the smallest country in the world?
• True
• False
• Answer false

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