19 Strange Things That Only Happen In India

We've put together some mind-blowing facts about India. It is a country where strange and unique things are possible. You will be amazed to find out what unusual traditions this culture is full of. India is the second largest English-speaking country in the world where followers of all the world’s major religions live. \nThere are crazy rich people in the country who build personal skyscrapers for their families and people who neglect modern culture. Here, there are 6 seasons in a year and a specific head gesture for agreeing. The divorce rate in the country is super low. No surprise India is home to the biggest family in the world. \nGenius local farmers have invented a very special use for Coca-Cola and Pepsi, and IDs for cows. More than that, the Indian people invented many things we all can't live without: from buttons and shampoo to wireless communication and cataract surgery. \n\nPreview photo credit: \nA UP policeman: By Siddhartha Shukla, CC BY-SA 2.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0, https://www.flickr.com/photos/siddharthashukla/2197119516/in/photostream\nIndian Police Service Officer of 1987 batch, Dr. C. Sylendra Babu IPS: By Diwan07 at English Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0 https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=49087588\nAnimation is created by Bright Side.\n\nTIMESTAMPS\nSix seasons in a year 0:24\nA specific head gesture for agreeing 0:57\nExtremely polluted air in major cities 1:25\nAll the world’s major religions 1:59\nHome to the biggest family in the world 2:24\nThe second largest English-speaking country in the world 3:10\nPolicemen are paid for having mustaches 3:36\nCows carry ID 4:04\nSpices galore 4:40\nLow divorce rate 5:14\nPre-wedding detectives 5:45\nHome of the “Love Commandos” 6:11\nNo locks, no worries! 6:40\nAn innovative way to use soda 7:15\nGold-clad housewives 7:43\nSkyscraper home 8:13\nThe monkey menace 8:57\nThe mystery of Sentinel Island 9:28\nThe land of great inventions 9:58\n\nSUMMARY\n-When planning a trip to India, remember there are 6 seasons there.\n-Don’t misunderstand the Indians if they give you a bobbling head gesture.\n-Be aware of that one day in Delhi is equal to smoking about 50 cigarettes due to pollution. \n-You can meet followers of all the world’s major religions in India. \n-Travel to Batwang village if you want to meet the biggest family in the world. \n-Take note of that India has around 125 million English speakers.\n-Policemen with mustaches are paid extra – just imagine that. \n-If you visit India in the next few years you will notice that all cows have IDs. \n-India is the world’s leader in spice production – make sure to try some. \n-Find out the secret of the super low divorce rate in the country. \n-Indian families hire private detectives to investigate the prospective bride or groom.\n-There is a support group for couples from different castes called the “Love Commandos”. \n-Believe it or not, there is a whole town with no doors or locks on houses, shops, and even the bank. \n-You might want to try using soda instead of expensive pesticides like the Indian farmers do. \n-It’s hard to believe but Indian housewives own 11% of all the world’s gold.\n-The richest man in the country lives in a private skyscraper.\n-You can apply for a job of a monkey handler. \n-Never try to visit the Sentinel Island – it’s really dangerous. \n-We are all grateful for the many inventions India has given the world. \n\n\nSubscribe to Bright Side : https://goo.gl/rQTJZz\n\n----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------\nOur Social Media:\n\nFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/brightside/\nInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/brightgram/\n\nSMART Youtube: https://goo.gl/JTfP6L\n\n5-Minute Crafts Youtube: https://www.goo.gl/8JVmuC\n\nHave you ever seen a talking slime? Here he is – Slick Slime Sam: https://goo.gl/zarVZo\n\n----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------\nFor more videos and articles visit:\nhttp://www.brightside.me/