Art and architecture
India in both history and traditions is prehistoric. It has been an affluence of rich handiworks which form the naturally artistic behavior of the people of India.
Architecture and Sculpture
Religious patterns mainly encouraged the movements in Indian architecture and sculpture. But after independence, modern architecture in buildings came to India in a big way that changed that guide.
Kashmir is the most creative region for carpet weaving in India. The pattern of a carpet is governed by a module, the talim, which denotes the number directed by a module, the integer of knots per square inch and the colour scheme along the weft line of wool or silk, while the enfold is always in cotton.
Indian textile and handicrafts
Indian textile is well-known industry as the significant ones are the Rajasthani bandhej and Bagru print. Jaipuri jutties are also has eminence. Different types of handwork make the country distinct from other countries.
Indian paintings include two major kinds: wall paintings and miniatures. The custom of painting in India goes back to ancient times, as is evident from the murals of Ajanta, Ellora and other frescoes, the Buddhist palm-leaf manuscripts, the Jain texts and the Deccan, Mughal and Kangra schools.
Indian dance is separated into nritya, the musical and rhythmic elements with expression and natya, the impressive element. The Indian folklore, ritual and traditional literature offer the themes of the Indian dance, both of the classical and folk type. The classical dance forms include Bharat Natyam, Kathakali, Kuchipudi, Odissi and Kathak.
Music is the soul of the universe. In India, music has been categorized into two major tributaries acknowledged as the classical and folk. Some well-known personalities in this field are Bhimsen Joshi, Jasraj, M.S. Subbulakshmi, Dr. M. Bala Murali Krishna, Yamini Krishnamurthy, Sonal Mansingh, Swapna Sundari, Girish Karnad and B. Alkazi.
India has shaped great works of literature from the Vedas and Upanishads. Almost every foremost Indian language has a affluent practice of literature.
In India, theatre is possibly as old as its music and dance. But traditional theatre in the country stayed alive only in some cities.
Sangeet Natak Academy
It was founded in 1953, the national academy of music, dance and drama (Sangeet Natak Academy) has performed the role of supporting study, broadcasting, admiration and benefaction of the performing arts.
Hockey is the national game of India, in which the country has an impressive record with eight Olympic gold medals. Additional popular sports are football, cricket, basketball, volleyball and badminton.
Indian culture is prosperous and varied. Our manners, way of communicating with the other person are important ingredients of our culture. Even we have received modern means of living and improved our lifestyle but our values and beliefs still remain unchanged. Indian culture enlightens us to increase and distribute joy and happiness and allocate sadness and pain. Indian culture regards guests as god and attends them. Elders and the respect for elders is a major part in Indian culture. Respect one another is the other thing in Indian culture. In Indian culture the relation between the boss and the members of staff is more like homely relationships unlike foreign countries. Helpful nature is another remarkable feature in our Indian culture. From childhood, we are educated to help one another in need of assist and misery.