Asia Map

Asia Map

Asia map indicates the Asian continent lying in the eastern and northern hemisphere in great detail. Asia, traditionally a part of Eurasia landmass can be broadly classified into Southeast Asia, Middle East Asia and north Asia. Asia clearly the largest of all the continents in the world covers close to 30% of the entire world's landmass. Asia map shows the names and location of the 44 countries constituted within the continent. Asia Map consists of many countries. It contains Azerbaijan, Armenia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Burma, Combodia, China, East Timor, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, japan, Jordon, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyztan, Laos, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Qtar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Tajiskistan, Thailand, Turkey, Turkmenistan, United Arab Emirated, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen. All countries are important and respected but we are taking few of them.


Malaysia

Malaysia

Malaysia is a country in Southeast Asia that consists of thirteen states and three Federal Territories, with a total landmass of 329,847 square kilometers. The capital city is Kuala Lumpur. The population stands at over 28 million. Malaysia borders Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei. Malays form the majority of the population of Malaysia. There are sizable ethnic Chinese and Indian communities as well. The country is separated into two regions Peninsular Malaysia and Malaysian Borneo. Malaysia is a founding member of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and participates in many international organizations such as the United Nations. The Malay language and Islam are the official language and religion of the federation respectively. Malaysia is a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural and multilingual society. Most Malaysian children start schooling between the ages of three to six, in kindergarten. Most kindergartens are run privately, but there are a few government run kindergartens.

Sri Lanka

Map of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is an island country in South Asia, located about 31 kilometres (19.3 mi) off the southern coast of India. It is home to around twenty million people. Famous for the production and export of tea, coffee, coconuts and rubber. Colombo, the trade-capital of Sri Lanka. The natural beauty of Sri Lanka's tropical forests, beaches and landscape, as well as its rich cultural heritage, make it a world famous tourist destination. Because of its location in the path of major sea routes, Sri Lanka is a strategic naval link between West Asia and South East Asia. It has been a center of Buddhist religion and culture from ancient times. Majority of population is Sinhalese, and Tamil who are rigorous in north and east of the island, form the largest cultural minority. Other communities include Moors, Burghers, Kaffirs and the Malays. The national sport in Sri Lanka is volleyball, by far the most popular sport in the country is cricket. Aquatic sports such as boating, surfing, swimming and scuba diving on the coast, the beaches and backwaters attract a large number of Sri Lankans and foreign tourists.





China

Map of China

The China is the largest country in East Asia and the most populous in the world with over 1.3 billion people, approximately one-fifth of the world's population. At approximately 9.6 million square kilometers (3.7 million square miles), the People's Republic of China is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area. Its landscape is diverse with forest steppes and deserts in the dry north near Mongolia and Russia's Siberia, and subtropical forests in the wet south close to Vietnam, Laos, and Myanmar. The capital of China is Beijing. China has become one of the world's fastest growing economies and the world's second largest exporter and the third largest importer of goods. China borders 14 nations - Vietnam, Laos, Burma, India, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Mongolia and North Korea.


India

India Map

India is very big country of Asia. It is the seventh largest country by geographical area, the second most populous country, and the most populous democracy in the world. India is a republic consisting of 28 states and seven union territories with a parliamentary system of democracy. It has the world's twelfth largest economy at market exchange rates and the fourth largest in purchasing power. India has Four major religions, Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism originated here, while Zoroastrianism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam came here in the first millennium CE and shaped the region's diverse culture. Gradually annexed by the British East India Company from the early eighteenth century and colonized by the United Kingdom from the mid-nineteenth century, India became an independent nation in 15 August 1947 after a struggle for independence. The capital of India is Delhi. National Sport of India is Hockey. Indian architecture is one area that represents the diversity of Indian culture. The Indian film industry is the largest in the world. Bollywood, based in Mumbai, makes commercial Hindi films and is the most prolific film industry in the world.








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