India is a country of great men and women, a country of rich cultural diversity, a country with plentiful natural and intellectual resources, and heart... so much heart. It's no wonder that we're one of the fastest growing economies in the world right now. We are just that good.

And of course we still have a long way to go, but here's a refresher on just how much our great nation has accomplished together over the years.

Source: TOI

Source: World Atlas

Source: UN

Source: Which Country

Source: Techimos

Source: Wikipedia

Source: Robinson Cosmetic Surgery

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Source: Mental Floss

Source: Collectively

Source: FT

Source: Top Yaps

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Source: News Feed

Here's to never forgetting that we do live in a pretty gosh darn amazing country, and taking some solid pride in calling ourselves 'Indians'.

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