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  • Music in Medieval period: Persian influence

    Persian music influenced in India Persian music is the music of Persia and Persian language countries.

    Aug 7, 2012
  • Buddhist And Jaina Architecture

    Buddhism gained promi-nence during the reign of the  emperor Ashoka. It is primarily represented by three important building types- the Chaitya Hall (place of worship), the Vihara (monastery) and the Stupa (hemispherical mound for worship/ memory)- exemplified by the magnificent caves of Ajanta and Ellora and the monumental Sanchi Stupa.

    Mar 31, 2011
  • Why Ajanta Caves are so Popular: Twenty Facts at a Glance

    The Ajanta Caves in Aurangabad district of Maharashtra state of India are about 30 rock-cut Buddhist cave monuments which constructed from the 2nd century BCE to about 480 or 650 CE. These paintings are magnum opus of Buddhist religious art, with figures of the Buddha and depictions of the Jataka tales (stories related to the life Lord Buddha). The Ajanta Caves have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.

    Nov 8, 2016
  • Pongal

    Pongal is the harvest festival mainly celebrated by the Tamil people at the end of harvest season. Pongal is a 4 - day festival.

    Nov 8, 2016
  • Books And Authors : Starting with D ( 1 - 20 )

    General Knowledge: The list provides the best selling books and book series in date and in any language. This list consists of the set of books starting with C. This set contains 20 books and authers.

    Sep 4, 2015
  • Books And Authors : Starting with U ( 1 - 14)

    General Knowledge: The list provides the best selling books and book series in date and in any language. This list consists of the set of books starting with U. This set contains 14 books and authers.

    Sep 29, 2012
  • Eastern Indian Painting

    Eastern Indian painting, also called Pala painting, Buddhist divinity school of painting that flourished in the 12th centuries in the area of what are modern Bengal and Bihar .

    Sep 29, 2012
  • Contemporary Dance form in India

    Contemporary dance is a style of expressive dance that combines elements of several dance genres including modern, jazz, lyrical and classical ballet.

    Aug 10, 2012
  • Republic Day 2014: Awardees Jeevan Raksha Padak Awards

    India’s President has approved the conferment of Jeevan Raksha Padak Awards 2013 on the following mentioned persons. Let us have a look.

    Jan 22, 2014
  • Mysore Painting

    The erstwhile state of Mysore established a unique and distinctive form of painting in the 17th and 18th centuries.

    Aug 17, 2012

    The dance drama that still exists  today and can most closely be associated with the Sanskrit the atrical tradition is Kuchipudi which is also known as Bhagavata Mela Natakam. The actors sing and dance, and the style is a blend of folk and classical.

    Mar 29, 2011
  • Pattachitra


    Aug 18, 2012
  • Languages Of India

    The languages of India primarily belong to two major linguistic families, Indo-European (whose branch Indo-Aryan is spoken by about 74% of the population) and Dravidian (spoken by about 24%). Other languages spoken in India come from the Austro- Asiatic and Tibeto-Burmese linguistic families.

    Mar 31, 2011
  • 10 Rarest and Most Valuable Coins of Human History

    Human history is full of experiments and talents that represent their dynamism and how they are keen to change. This is just an art of collection that makes a piece of metal valuable than its real value.The value of these coins depends on the rarity of the pieces, their historical significance, and Minting errors. Here, we are giving 10 rarest and most valuable coins in human history, which will help to understand the history and art of collecting coins.

    Mar 15, 2017
  • Classical Dance in India : Kathakali

    Kathakali, is an efflorescent art form of Kerala. It has been described as a true representation of the artistic traditions of India and one of the most magnificent theatres of the imagination.

    May 3, 2017
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