Highest Point – India’s highest point is Mount Kanchenjunga at 28,169 feet. It is located in the eastern Himalayas in the state of Sikkim.
Which is the starting point of India?
Kanyakumari at 8°4′41″N and 77°55′230″E is the southernmost tip of the Indian mainland, while the southernmost point in India is Indira Point on Great Nicobar Island. The northernmost point which is under Indian administration is Indira Col, Siachen Glacier.
Geography of India.
|Coastline||7,516.6 km (4,670.6 mi)|
Which point of India is called?
Indira point is a village located in the Nicobar district of Andaman and Nicobar Islands. It was previously called as Pygmalion Point and Parsons Point. It is the southernmost tip of India’s territory.
Which Meridian is very important for India?
The longitude of 82½° E (82° 30’E) is considered as the standard meridian. The local time stated or mentioned at this meridian is considered as the standard time for the whole country. This is called as the Indian Standard Time (IST).
Which is the deepest point of India?
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|Diamantina Deep (Diamantina Fracture Zone)||8047|
|Dordrecht Deep (Diamantina Fracture Zone)||7079|
|Diamantina Fracture Zone||7324|
Which is the India’s richest state?
|Rank||State/Union Territory||Nominal GDP ₹ lakh crore = INR trillions; USD billions|
|1||Maharashtra||₹32.24 lakh crore (US$450 billion)|
|2||Tamil Nadu||₹19.43 lakh crore (US$270 billion)|
|3||Uttar Pradesh||₹17.05 lakh crore (US$240 billion)|
|4||Karnataka||₹16.65 lakh crore (US$230 billion)|
Why India is called Peninsula?
A Peninsula is any landmass which is surrounded by water on three sides and land on one side. India is called as Peninsula because it is surrounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the west and the Bay of Bengal on the east.
What are the four ends of India?
Dharma, Sanskrit dharma, Pali dhamma, key concept with multiple meanings in Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. In Hinduism, dharma is the religious and moral law governing individual conduct and is one of the four ends of life.