India, officially the Republic of India is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east, it shares land borders with Pakistan to west China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Myanmar (Burma) and Bangladesh to the east.
India is a vibrant land of startling contrasts where both the traditional and modern worlds meet. The world’s seventh largest nation by area and the second largest in terms of population, India boasts a rich heritage and breathtaking natural beauty such as Taj Mahal, Kerala backwaters, Lake Palace, Virupaksha Temple, Kanha National Park, Harmandir Sahib, goa and many more.