India's flag was adopted on July 22, 1947, after India became independent from Great Britain.
The Great Himalayan National Park, one of India's national parks, is located in Kullu region in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The park was established in 1984 and is spread over an area of 452 miles at an altitude of between 1500 to 6000m. It is a UNESCO Heritage Site.
Sunrise on the Ganges River.
Home to more than a billion people, India's residents make up 16 percent of the entire world's population. Explore this country's amazing variety of cultures, landscapes and traditions by clicking below!
The Taj Mahal is a white marble mausoleum located in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India. It was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal.