Boasting more than 1.2 Billion people, India is located in South Asia. It is one of the largest countries in the world! India is one of the fastest growing major economies in the world, having become a newly industrialized nation in the past twenty years. Hinduism is the most prevalent religion in India, with over 80% of the population practicing Hindu. Second is Islam at around 13%. Christianity is third among the Indians, with just over 2% of the population practicing. Some of the most popular items coming out of India are diamonds, spices and apparel.