India is one of the mysterious nation of the world. It has the diverse culture, vast area, multiple mythologies make it a land of many mysterious legends and tales.Some of the mysteries are fictitious, some others are strange that it may or may not be true while the remaining ones so strange that could change our viewpoint towards the world.
Here is the list of Top 10 unresolved mysteries on India
10. Ladakh Magnetic Hills
Ladakh region has several hills which are known for holding magnetic properties in it. In these hills, a car can move against the normal gravitational force concept. It moves uphill in neutral instead of sliding downwards. Some believe this as an only illusion while some consider it as magnetic or some supernatural power.
9. Karni Mata Temple
Karni Mata Temple is situated in Bikaner, Rajasthan. It is known for its rat population. There is a belief that out of thousands of rats, 4-5 rats are appearances of Karni Mata. Till now researchers failed to know the reason of so huge number if rats in the temple.
8. Shani Shingnapur
The village Shingnapur is located about 75 km from Shirdi. Till today, there is no house in the village having doors. The residents don’t keep their valuable belongings in the lock. There is a belief that Lord Shani protects and if someone try to steal, God will punish him.
7. Roopkund Lake
This lake is located in Himalayan region and also Known as Skeleton Lake. Around 600 skeletons were found on the edge of the lake in 1942. The mystery is that the individuals who were found in the place which is neither a place to live nor any en route area.
6. Shivapur Levitating Stone
Levitating stone of around 200 kg is found in the small village near the tomb of Qamar Ali, Pune. It was a belief that if 11 people touch the stone with finger and chant “Qamar Ali Darvesh”the stoneflies in the air. It is one of unsolved mystery of India so far.
5. Taj Mahal Myths
It is one of the Seven Wonders of the World located in Agra. It is a white marble Taj Mahal is a white marble constructed by Shah Jahan in the memory of Mumtaz. It is believed that the workers involved in this construction were made to sign the contract and later their hands cut down so that same structure will never build again in future.
4. The Delhi Iron Pillar
The Delhi Iron Pillar is around 1600 years old. Around 97% of it is made up of wrought iron which corrodes easily. Archeologists and Scientists failed so far to understand the ability of pillar to resist corrosion after so many centuries.
3. Saraswati River Existence
It is known as one of the holy river mentioned in ancient Sanskrit books. The Hindu veda states that this river consists of the huge volume of water which ultimately dried up in the desert region. The existence of Saraswati river is still not cleared after the number of research happened in this area.
2. Death of Lal Bahadur Shastri
Lal Bahadur Shastri was the second Prime Minister of India. The mystery was his death due to the heart attack in Tashkent on the next day of signing Tashkent agreement in 1966. There is also the theory that he was given poison as the mystery of blue spots and cuts in his abdomen is still unresolved.
1. Subhash Chandra Bose disappearance
Subhas Chandra Bose is the founder of Azad Hind Fauj. He is one of the famous Indian leaders in Indian movement for Independence. During the end of Second World War, it was declared by Japan that Subhash Chandra Bose died in the plane crash accident in Taiwan on 18th August 1945. This is highly controversial notion so far as there were a number of discrepancies in the report submitted by Japan.