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The Holy river Ganga has her bodyguard too!

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Yes, you read that correctly. Bacteriophage bacteria can be found in the holy river Ganga. It infects and kills other harmful bacteria that have infiltrated the river. That is why, even if stored for an extended period of time, river Ganga water does not spoil. According to D.S. Bhargava, an environmental engineer at the University of Roorkee, the Ganga is the only river in the world that decomposes organic wastes 15 to 20 times faster than any other river.

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Hanuman Ji once administered sindoor on his entire body to ensure Lord Rama's long life.

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Hinduism isn't the accurate name of the religion.

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Fact check! Spirits don't reside in Peepal trees.

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Hinduism is the world's oldest religion, although it is not a real polytheism.

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Interestingly! 108 is considered as a sacred number in Hinduism.

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Hanuman also wrote his own version of the Ramayan, which was said to be superior than Valmiki's.

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Interestingly! Vedas are the oldest known scriptures in the world.

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In 1950, Jana Gana Mana got the status of National Anthem of India.

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