Indian Paintings The tradition of painting has been carried on in the Indian subcontinent since the ancient times. Standing as a testimony to this fact are the beautiful paintings of Ajanta and Ellora, Buddhist palm leaf manuscripts, Mughal and Kangra schools of miniature Indian paintings, etc. Infact, records have been found that indicate the usage
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Indian Architecture One of the most enduring achievements of Indian civilization is undoubtedly its architecture. Indian architecture, which has evolved through centuries, is the result of socio-economic and geographical conditions. Different types of Indian architectural styles include a mass of expressions over space and time, transformed by the forces of history considered unique to India.
Bihar governor Ram Nath Kovind, NDA’s nominee for Presidential elections, was born on October 1, 1945 in Kanpur Dehat, Uttar Pradesh. He is BCom graduate and is an LLB from Kanpur University, Uttar Pradesh. Kovind married Savita Kovind on May 30, 1974 and has two children, a son Prashant Kumar and a daughter Swati. Kovind
IN this session, we are going to learn about the prehistoric rock paintings in India. We will be looking at some important rock paintings. The distant past when there was no paper or language or the written word, and hence no books or written document, is called as the Prehistoric period. Piecing together of information
India is a land of varied cultures and traditions. Diversities in all spheres make the Indian culture quite unique. There’s perhaps no better way to explore the vast cultural landscape of India than through its folk song and dance. Each state and region offers a unique way of life, celebrations and traditions. And the more
Indian Classical Dances Indian classical dance, otherwise known as Shastriya Nritya, is a term for various performance arts rooted in religious Hindu musical theatre styles, whose theory and practice can be traced to the Sanskrit text Natya Shastra. The number of recognized classical dances ranging from minimum of eight and the number largely depends on the source and scholar.
Thanks to Global Positioning System (GPS), In modern world, one is never get lost anywhere; GPS lets you track your location with the help of internet connectivity. So far we are dependent on GPS that is an American initiative. Now India is all set to unveil its own ‘desi’ version of GPS titled ‘NavlC’
In the first session we will be knowing gist of everything.. More than 1.3 billion people live in Indian sub-continent. India is a land of many cultural livings, “Unity through Diversity” is the main attraction to India by many of the foreign countries. Like USA, India is also a Federal Union where almost all of
In this session we are going to know about the major wildlife sanctuaries in India. A wildlife sanctuary is a space that is exclusive for wild animals to roam or live in the area. Typically, a sanctuary is created by govt that sets the space aside, and rangers to ensure that no one hunts
A biosphere reserve is an ecosystem with plants and animals of unusual scientific and natural interest. It is a label given by UNESCO to help protect the sites. The aim is to promote management, research and education in ecosystem conservation. This includes the ‘sustainable use of natural resources’. As of May, 2017 there are 18 biosphere reserves