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10 Things You Might Not Know About India

  1. India is home to 1.2 billion people.
  2. Superstitions in India can be life-threatening.
  3. 456 million people in India live on less than $1.25 per day.
  4. 1 in 4 adults in India are illiterate.
  5. 1,600+ languages and dialects are spoken in India every day.
  6. India has more active mosques than any other country (300,000+!).
  7. Adherents of Hinduism worship 33 million+ different gods and goddesses.
  8. India is the most unreached nation in the world. (400+ million living in India have never even heard Jesus’ name.)
  9. 1 out of every 5 children on earth lives in India.
  10. An estimated 22 women in India are victims of bride burning every day.