Points of interest include the Frigate Bird Sanctuary, the truly noteworthy pink and white sand beaches, and an abundance of shipwrecks and beautiful reefs.
The idea seems so simple nowadays that its significance and profound importance is no longer appreciated.
Its simplicity lies in the way it facilitated calculation and placed arithmetic foremost amongst useful inventions.
Thus, in an early system, 60,799 is denoted by the Sanskrit word sastim(60), shsara (thousand), sapta (seven) satani (hundred), navatim (nine ten times) and nava (nine).
Such a system presupposes a scientifically based vocabulary of number names in which the principles of addition, subtraction and multiplication are used.
It is implicit in the Hindu religion, which conceives of the universe in vast cycles upon cycles.