Neighbouring Countries of India for Class 4 EVS
- We live in India, and many other countries surround our country, called our neighbouring countries.
- Nepal, Pakistan, Bhutan, Myanmar, China, and Sri Lanka are neighbouring countries of India.
- India shares friendly relationships with all these countries, along with the Arab countries.
- Some important places from India's exports and imports are Saudi Arabia, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi. These countries are rich in oil and have stable economies with many job opportunities.
- Different countries have different currencies.
- A few united countries may share the same currency.
The Desert City—Abu Dhabi
Name Four Famous Cities From the Middle East.
Four famous cities in the Middle East are
- Abu Dhabi
What is Mandi?
- Mandi is a type of traditional Arabic dish.
- This dish originated in Yemen.
- Mandi is cooked with rice, meat, vegetables, and mild spices used as flavouring agents.
- This dish is cooked inside pits.This dish is cooked inside pits.
- A unique blend of Yemeni ground spice mix makes this rice dish known as hawaij.
What Is Saudi Aramco?
- Saudi Aramco is one of the largest oil refineries in Saudi Arabia.
- This refinery is situated in Dhahran, in the eastern part of Saudi Arabia.
- It is the world's second-largest crude oil reserve.
Which Two Religious Places Are Famous in the Middle East, and Why Are They So Famous?
- The two religious cities, Mecca and Medina, are famous in the Middle East.
- They are famous because the middle eastern countries are Islamic countries. Prophet Muhammad, considered a divine power in Islam, was born and enlightened in Mecca.
- After his death, he was buried in Medina.
What Is Hajj and Umrah?
- Both Mecca and Medina are the holiest cities for Muslims.
- Hajj is the pilgrimage to Kabba, which all Islamic followers do. It is done only in the Islamic month of Dhul Hijjah.
- Umrah also stands for the pilgrimage made to Mecca, but unlike Hajj, it can be done at any time of the year.
Who Are the Bedouins?
- The Bedouins are nomadic Arab tribal people.
- They speak Arabic and live in the deserts of the Middle East, Egypt, Syria and North Africa.
- They can survive challenging weather conditions in deserts and are very hospitable.
What Is a Mirage?
- A mirage is an optical illusion that looks like a water pool or a desert mirror.
- Other objects are reflected by a mirage, such as trees and bushes.
Indian and Foreign Currency
What Is the Currency of Qatar?
- The official currency of Qatar is the Qatari Riyal. The Central Bank of Qatar issues these currencies. The subunit of Qatari Riyal is Dirham.
- This currency is called QR. 3.64 QR is equal to 1 USD.
- Until 1966 the official currency of Qatar was the Indian rupee.
Why Do Different Countries Have Different Currencies?
- Different governments rule different countries.
- Governments earn revenues from other countries through foreign currencies as they have different values.
- The countries can print their currency and stick to a fixed exchange rate.
What Is the Currency of Japan?
- The national currency of Japan is the Japanese Yen. The subunit of Yen is Sen.
- The yen is the third strongest currency after US Dollar and Euro.
- 1 Yen is equal to 0.59 Indian Rupees and 0.0073 US Dollars.
- The Bank of Japan issues this currency.
Why Do Indian Currency Notes Have Note Numbers?
- The Reserve Bank of India prints notes with note numbers.
- It acts as a serial number used to track the currency.
- The same set of notes is identified and cancelled if any printing mistake occurs.