Mix Bag Facts #1
» Swami Vivekananda who attended the world parliament of Religion in1893,made a soul-stirring speech that gave him 'Cyclonic Hindu' among Americans
» C.V Raman was one of the first Indian alog with C.Rajagopalachari and S.Radhakrishnan to receive Bharat Ratna established in 1954.
»In 1939 ,Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose announced the formation of a new block within the congress party.It was later it was named as the "Forward block".
»Tree plantation as a festival (Brisharopan Utsav) was first introduce by Rabindranath Tagore at Santiniketan in 1928.
»There is a rule in Assam which allow only 25 people at parties and a maximum of 100 guest at a weeding and funerals.Very few people only know about this "Guest Control Order of 1973 " .
»The first Mughal garden in India was laid out by Babur.It was called Aram Bagh (now Ram Bagh)
»The Reserve Bank of India was forced to airlift 47 tonnes of gold to the Bank of England as a collateral for a lone in 1991.
»Rabindranath Tagore was awarded the Nobel Price for his work "Gitanjali" on November 13 ,1913.But the message reached Calcutta only on November 15.
»The first automobile imported India was French made De Dion Bouten.It was Importd by the Maharaja of Patiala in 1892.The was given the licence pl;ate number ' 0 ' .
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