India

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Main category: India
India 
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federal republic in southern Asia
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Instance ofcountry,
sovereign state (15 August 1947),
dominion (15 August 1947, 26 January 1950),
republic (26 January 1950)
Part ofSouth Asia,
ASEAN,
Commonwealth of Nations (15 August 1947),
South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation,
BRICS,
Non-Aligned Movement (1961)
Named after
Location
Capital
Basic form of government
  • federal republic
  • parliamentary democracy
Legislative body
Executive body
Highest judicial authority
Official language
Anthem
Currency
Head of state
Head of government
Inception
  • 15 August 1947
Significant event
Population
  • 1,339,180,127 (1 July 2017)
Area
  • 3,287,263 square kilometre
Follows
Top-level Internet domain
  • .in
  • .ભારત
  • .भारत
  • .ଭାରତ‌
  • .ਭਾਰਤ
  • .ভারত
  • .இந்தியா
  • .భారత్
  • Q31362427
  • Q12950811
  • Q31362424
  • Q31362419
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 135375457
GND ID: 4026722-2
OSM relation ID: 304716
BNE ID: XX451208
Wikidata

22° 00′ 00″ N, 77° 00′ 00″ E

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The Republic of India is located in primarily South Asia. The capital is New Delhi.

National symbol[edit]

Main gallery: National symbols of India.

Architecture[edit]

Historical architecture

Landscape[edit]

Main category: Landscapes of India

Infrastructure[edit]

Main category: Buildings in India

Demography[edit]

Main category: People of India

Celebrity[edit]

Cinematography[edit]

Main category: Cinema of India

Literature[edit]

Main category: Literature of India

Music[edit]

Main category: Music of India

Politics[edit]

Main category: Politics of India

Science & Technology[edit]

Sport[edit]

Main category: Sports in India

See also[edit]

Indian mythology[edit]

Culture[edit]

Main category: Culture of India

Wildlife and Natural habitat[edit]


Mammal[edit]

Main category: Mammals of India

Endemic fauna[edit]

Main category: Animals of India

Bird[edit]

Main category: Birds of India

Indian Armed Forces[edit]

Main category: Military of India

State or territory of India[edit]

Map of India showing its subdivision into states and territories.

Administrative divisions of India, including 29 states and 7 union territories.

States:

  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Arunachal Pradesh
  3. Assam
  4. Bihar
  5. Chhattisgarh
  6. Goa
  7. Gujarat
  1. Haryana
  2. Himachal Pradesh
  3. Jammu and Kashmir
  4. Jharkhand
  5. Karnataka
  6. Kerala
  7. Madhya Pradesh
  1. Maharashtra
  2. Manipur
  3. Meghalaya
  4. Mizoram
  5. Nagaland
  6. Odisha
  7. Punjab
  1. Rajasthan
  2. Sikkim
  3. Tamil Nadu
  4. Telangana
  5. Tripura
  6. Uttar Pradesh
  7. Uttarakhand
  8. West Bengal

Union Territories:

  1. Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  2. Chandigarh
  3. Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  4. Daman and Diu
  • E. Lakshadweep
  • F. Delhi
  • G. Puducherry

  • see also[edit]

    Selected maps are included in the Wikimedia-logo.svg Wikimedia Atlas of IndiaTerrestrial globe.svg.

    Maps of India