There are a lot of features provided by python programming language.
1) Easy to Use:
Python is easy to very easy to use and high level language. Thus it is programmer-friendly language.
2) Expressive Language:
Python language is more expressive. The sense of expressive is the code is easily understandable.
3) Interpreted Language:
Python is an interpreted language i.e. interpreter executes the code line by line at a time. This makes debugging easy and thus suitable for beginners.
4) Cross-platform language:
Python can run equally on different platforms such as Windows, Linux, Unix , Macintosh etc. Thus, Python is a portable language.
5) Free and Open Source:
Python language is freely available(www.python.org).The source-code is also available. Therefore it is open source.
6) Object-Oriented language:
Python supports object oriented language. Concept of classes and objects comes into existence.
It implies that other languages such as C/C++ can be used to compile the code and thus it can be used further in your python code.
8) Large Standard Library:
Python has a large and broad library.
9) GUI Programming:
Graphical user interfaces can be developed using Python.
It can be easily integrated with languages like C, C++, JAVA etc.