National animal is a tiger. The national bird, the peacock National flower - Lotus. National fruit - mango.
Holy Cow takes the main place in India. Cow for Hindus equal to the status of the mother, because this animal is such maternal qualities as humility, kindness, wisdom and peace. In India the cow is called "Hau Mata", which literally translates as "the Cow Is the Mother." So, while on holiday in India, it is forbidden to cry out to the cow, beat her and, especially, to eat beef.