General Awareness for various competitive examinations
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The subject General Awareness plays an important role in various competitive examinations conducted by various organizations.
General Awareness One-Liners help a lot.
The subject General Awareness/ General Knowledge or GK plays an important role in various competitive examinations conducted by various organizations.
General Awareness bits help a lot.
Some of General Awareness-One Liners are as follows
National Symbols of India
National Flag is the Tricolor(Tiranga)
National Emblem is the Lion Capital of Ashoka at Sarnath
National Anthem is Jana Gana Mana
National Tree of India Banyan
National Animal is Tiger
National Song is Vande Mataram
National Bird is Peacock
National Fruit is Mango
National Flower is Lotus
Motto of Indians is Satyameva Jayate
Some Religions of India
Religion with Place of Worship and the holy Religious Books
Hinduism- Temple- Gita, Vedas
Islam- Mosque- Quran
Sikhism- Gurdwara-Guru Granth Sahib
Christianity- Church- Bible
Jainism- Temples- Agama, Kalpa Sutra, Tattvartha,
National Days of India
Days with Date
Republic Day is on 26TH January
Martyr’s Day is on 30th January, 23rd March
Independence Day is on 15th August
Teachers Day is on 5th September
Gandhi Jayanti is on 2nd October
Children’s Day is on 14th November
National Education Day is on 11th November
Events- first time in India
First post office in India was opened in Bombay in 1764
First postage stamps of India was introduced in 1852 at a district of scinde.
First Telephone service in India was introduced in 1882, in Kolkata, Chennai & Mumbai cities
First Census of India was brought in 1872
The first train ran in India on 16 April 1853 between Mumbai and Thane
First Cinema of India-Silent movie- Raja Harishchandra released in 1913, by Dadasaheb Phalke,
Aryabhata, India’s First Satellite was launched by the Soviet Union on 19 April 1975
First-time television was started in Delhi on 15 September 1959