a paragraph on 'lotus flower'
- Lotus is our national flower.It blossoms in mud.Lotus is of generally red colored.The petals of lotus look very beautiful.Generally, it is found in pond, river, canal etc.The shape of petals is round.The leaves of lotus float on the surface of the water.It is used for worshiping God in India and also used for another ceremony.The leaves of lotus sometimes used as food plate.The juice of its stem is used in medicine.Many people in India earns by doing its farming business.Water doesn't stay on its surface.
Lotus is the national flower of India. It has received this recognition because of its Indian origin, its long association with our culture and also due to its usefulness.It is a beautiful flower with appealing colour and fragrance. From very ancient time, we have been using lotus in one way or the other.Lotus is an aquatic herb with floating leaves. It is found growing in shallow water of ponds, lakes, ditches. Occasionally it is cultivated in small pools in the gardens.
Lotus flower is found only in two colours that are pink and white. The flower grows in murky waters and rises on a long stalk above the surface to bloom glorious. It is a beautiful flower which symbolises divinity, fertility, wealth, knowledge and not to forget enlightenment. Untouched by the impurity, lotus symbolises the purity of heart and mind. According to Hindu mythology Lotus is made as a seat of the Goddess of wealth - Lakshmi.