The second most populated country in the world, India remains the attracting exotic place during last centuries. Current India is a colorful distinctive state, where ancient temples and modern skyscrapers, luxury palaces and slums, nuclear weapons and caste system coexist with each other. Tourists visit India to see the famous ruined cities of the past, Buddhist shrines, Hindu temples; there are world-known beach resorts too in the country. The mixture of bright cultures and traditions has always been a landmark of India.
Unique geographical location of Indian Peninsula explains the great biodiversity of the country. There are wet jungles, dry deserts, pleasant oceanic coasts and the highest mountains of Himalayas in India. The wildlife of the country includes many endangered species such as tigers, snow leopards, Asiatic lions and over 170 ones more. Indian nature treasures are well-known in the world for its plants too. The main Indian tree is neem, other significant plant is pipal fig tree. Lotus flower and sandal tree have sacred meaning also, as they are used in religious acts. Some of the Indian sights can be seen on souvenirs, as they are minted on Indian coins intended for collecting. The rupee is denomination name of both commemorative coins of India and circulated legal tender.
India has become an independent state after being British colony for more than 200 years. The country won the struggle due to Mahatma Gandhi’s movement of nonviolent resistance; Gandhi is the significant person of the Indian nation since then. He is often placed on the legal tender coins of India, including commemoratives. One of the ongoing problems of India is poverty. India has a population of 1.2 billion people and a great part of it lives in frightful conditions suffering from a lack of food, pure water and medical care. Because of it feeding the poor has always been India’s big goal, which was even minted on Indian coins special edition.
Old and modern coins of India are available online at Coinsberg.com. We offer the original Indian coins for sale combined with free shipping to any place. Beautiful and rare coins of India will be wonderful additions to your collection.
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