ISBN 9788129129239,Fun Facts: India

Fun Facts: India


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2013

ISBN 9788129129239

ISBN-10 812912923X


Number of Pages 144 Pages
Language (English)

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Did you know? The original word for 'chess' is the Sanskrit 'chaturanga', meaning 'four members of an army'. The largest employer in the world is the Indian Railways, employing over a million people. Salt is the first item served at a Bengali wedding reception to ensure one stands witness in case of a matrimonial dispute. These and many such informative and fascinating facts fill up the pages of Terry O'Brien's Fun Facts: India. The book covers a wide range of information related to India and its states, which is presented lucidly in order to make learning a fun exercise for children. With 'edutainment' as its motto, this collection hopes to lay the foundation for creativity, problem-solving and the quest for knowledge in the minds of young readers. About the Author Terry O'Brien is an academician by vocation and a passionate quiz enthusiast by avocation. His leit-motif is the igniting of quizzing instinct and an aptitude to develop the 3R's of learning - Read, Record, Recall. He is a Trainer's Trainer and a motivational speaker.