The hottest day in India was recorded on April 27, 1958 when the temperature reached 47.9 degrees Celsius, according to NDTV. North India's recent high temperatures have reached a blistering 43 degrees Celsius. More »

Cashew trees originate in northeast Brazil in South America. Cashews also grow throughout the southern Asian continent in countries such as India and Vietnam as well as throughout Africa. More » Food Food Facts Beans & Nuts

Brahman cattle have high heat tolerance, exhibit pest resistance and often have longer life spans that other cattle breeds. Many of their unique adaptations are due to the breed originating in India. More » Pets & Animals Mammals Barnyard Mammals

The absolute location of India is between 8 degrees 4 minutes and 37 degrees 6 minutes north latitude and 68 degrees 7 minutes and 97 degrees 25 minutes east longitude, all north of the equator. The continent projects in... More »

The standard meridian of India is 82.5 degrees east of the Greenwich Meridian. This meridian passes through the city of Allahabad. It runs through the center of the country. More »

Several regions in India receive regular snow every year. As large swaths of the country are mountainous at high altitudes, India hosts a vibrant array of winter-weather destinations, according to Visit India. More »

The country of India is located in southeast Asia. It is bounded by the Arabian Sea to the southwest and the Bay of Bengal to the southeast. The southern tip of India is bordered by the Indian Ocean. More »