• Cricket is the most popular sport in India.
  • Kabaddi is the most popular indigenous sport in the country.
  • Hockey is the most successful sport for India

Sports In India

India has a great tradition of sports, and is greatly influenced by the British presence in India in the 18th and 19th century. Cricket is undoubtedly the most popular sport, but in such a large and populous country there are many other sports that are played by a lot of people.

India Tour Of England

  • Test 3 of 5 (ENG leads 2-0)
    Ind Vs Eng
    18–22 Aug
    3:30 PM

Passport Offices in India

Yoga in India

Yoga

Yoga began in the Indus-Saraswati civilisation more than 5,000 years ago. The Rig Veda is the first text that mentions the word yoga. The Bhagvad Gita, composed around 500 BC, is replete with details about yoga. 21 June is International Yoga Day.