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16 Facts That'll Hurt Your Brain

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1. The Taj Mahal is the same height as the Qutb Minar.

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2. The number of people who take the IIT-JEE any given year is larger than the population of Bhutan.

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3. And the number of people who take Mumbai local trains every day is larger than the population of New Zealand.

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4. Samosas weren't invented in India. 😒

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5. Ben Kingsley is half-Gujarati and his birth name is Krishna Pandit Bhanji. So, in Gandhi, he was an Indian man playing a British man playing an Indian man.

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6. The plot of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai is almost the same backwards as it is forwards.

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7. When you're 30, a whole month of your life has been your birthday.

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8. "Bangalored" is a legit English word in the Oxford dictionary. It means being laid off because your job was outsourced.

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9. Since Mt. Everest is getting taller every year, each person to scale it is scaling new heights.

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10. When you take the first bite of a slice of pizza, you're eating the center of that actual pizza.

11. In India, an unmarried LGBT couple can rent an apartment more easily than an unmarried straight couple.

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12. If you combine the first syllables of "Sweden" and "Denmark" you spell "Swe-Den". If you combine the last syllables, you spell "Den-Mark".

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13. First books replaced tablets. Now tablets are replacing books.

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14. You can make biryani show up at your door by touching a piece of plastic at the right spots in the right order.

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15. When Shah Rukh Khan made his Bollywood debut, Anushka Sharma was 4, Deepika Padukone was 6, and Katrina Kaif was 8. All three of them have romanced him on screen.

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16. And these two are the same age (28).

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