[In PICTURES] India’s Cultural Diversity and Military Strength on Display at Republic Day Parade

Take a look at these pictures, of India's 67th Republic Day parade, which will remind you of the country's beauty and diversity.

Hello, India. It’s our 67th Republic Day today. The celebrations took place as per protocol. The Prime Minister offered tributes at the Amar Jawan Jyoti and the parade commenced from the gates of the Rashtrapati Bhavan. French President Francois Hollande was the chief guest for this year’s parade. For the first time ever, there was also a French contingent taking part this year.

Here are the highlights of today’s parade:

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All photos: Doordarshan

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