The vessel was handed over to the Indian Navy on 18 February 2017, christened INSV Tarini, after the Tara Tarini temple. Tarini’s hull is built of wood-core and fibreglass sandwich. The boat has six sails, including mainsail, genoa, stay, downwind and storm sail. She is capable of sailing in extreme conditions.
Who was the first person to sail in India?
Portuguese explorer Vasco de Gama becomes the first European to reach India via the Atlantic Ocean when he arrives at Calicut on the Malabar Coast. Da Gama sailed from Lisbon, Portugal, in July 1497, rounded the Cape of Good Hope, and anchored at Malindi on the east coast of Africa.
What is the full form of INS v?
Indian Naval Sailing Vessel (INSV) Tarini.
Who is Tara Tarini 10th class?
Who is Tara-Tarini? Answer: Tara-Tarini is the second sailboat of the Indian Navy. The boat was named after the famous ‘Tara- Tarini’ temple in the Ganjam district of Odisha.
What are the special features of Insv Tarini?
Answer: She is fitted with advanced features such as satellite communications, Raymarine navigation suite and a Monitor windvane equipped for emergency steering. Tarini is similar to her predecessor, the INSV Mhadei, which has travelled over 115,000 nautical miles during her eight years of service.
How old is India?
India: 2500 BC. Vietnam: 4000 Years Old.
Who gave the name India?
The name India is derived from the river ‘Sindhu’ or Indus as called by the ancient Greeks. S from Bharat became I in west, hence Sindhu became Indus. And the land of Indus was called Indica or India.