General Awareness for various competitive examinations
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These notes are extremely useful for all types of exams including Bank Exams.
General Awareness bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
1- Sushruta Samhita is the oldest Indian book on surgery and Ayurveda describes the expertise of Sushruta in surgery.
2-Sushruta is recognized today as the ‘Father of Plastic Surgery’ all over the world.
3-Sushruta Samhita mentions about 1,120 medical conditions, including injuries and illnesses relating to aging and mental illness.
4-Sushruta details 650 drugs of animal, plant and mineral origin. He divided medicines into 37 classes.
5-Chess is an Indian traditional game. Better known as Chaturanga in the Gupta period. Persians called the game as ‘Shatranj’.
6-Vishwanathan Anand is the first Indian Grandmaster in Chess. He became the youngest national champion in 1984, at the age of sixteen.
7-Viswanathan Anand became the first Indian Grandmaster in 1987 when he was nineteen years old.
8-The history of Indian metalcraft was introduced around 3000 B.C.
9-Founded in the early 19th century, homeopathy has crossed all the boundaries and is reckoned today, as one of the well-established alternative medicine systems.
10-National Film Awards, commonly known as the National Awards, are the most prestigious and prominent film awards in India.
11-National Awards were first presented to the winners in the year 1954.
12-India is the birthplace of four major religions, such as Hinduism, Sikhism, Jainism, and Buddhism.Hinduism is one of the oldest religions that originated from India.
13-Agra Fort– The Yumana river flows serenely past this ancient fort in the state of Uttar Pradesh.
14-The most popular Classical dance forms are Bharatnatyam, Kathakali, Kathak, Manipuri, etc
15-The Best Background Score award is awarded to composers who add background score to the movie and its sequences. A. R. Rahman has so far won 4.
16-A major event in Indian cinema, the Filmfare Awards were introduced in 1954, the same year as the National Film Awards.
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