"Communal Harmony In India" Essays and Research Papers

  • Communal Harmony In India

    Sustainable Harmony Introduction: Communal problems in India have reached an endemic proportion. Each and every part of India is being affected by this problem. More and more people are becoming conscious about their own community. ‘National Integration’ is therefore a priority agenda for Indian politics as well as for voluntary and social organizations. Communal movements are driving their agenda in very systematic and sustainable way. Consequently, some or other parts of India have to face...

    Culture, Education, History of education 1894  Words | 6  Pages

  • Communal Harmony and Internal Security

    Communal Harmony And Internal security persons belong to different religions having their own faith ,belief & worship are living together as a community at large without any hatredness or contempt towards each other is communal harmony.in other words ,it means that a person cannot live alone in today's world.He has to live in a society with people of different religions,castes,sex and different backgrounds. He has to maintain love and peace between one another.Man is a social animal.He lives...

    India, Indian independence movement, Indian National Congress 1218  Words | 4  Pages

  • role of youth in promoting communal harmony in india

    Role of Youth in promoting Communal harmony in India Posted by SujataParashar on March 7, 2013 in News · 0 Comments When my son was about six his classmate asked him about his religion. My son could not answer him as that was the first time someone had asked him that question. He did not know what his religion was. For that matter he did not know the meaning of the word. But he was curious about it and so after returning from School that day he asked me the same question: ‘what is my religion...

    Belief, Faith, India 1055  Words | 2  Pages

  • Promoting Communal Harmony

    Promoting Communal Harmony Promoting Communal Harmony In our country people belonging to various religions live in harmony, but there are occasions when the communal fabric gets disturbed, often on trivial issues. It is the responsibility of all sections of society to ensure peace and brotherhood so that all round development of the country takes places rapidly. The police have a great role to play in promotion of communal harmony and national integration. They come in contact with the general...

    Bombay Riots, Madhya Pradesh, Parable of the Good Samaritan 1324  Words | 4  Pages

  • Communal Harmony

    Communal Harmony: India’s Foremost Character and Necessity * Posted by Dr. Ravindra Kumar on December 16, 2010 at 11:30am * For thousands of years Bharat, that is India, a land of unity in diversity has maintained a distinctive position among the nations of the world. People from diverse communities have lived together in India although the majority community consists of followers of one particular religious-belief; for, secularism and communal harmony have always played a vital and significant...

    Democracy, India, Nation 425  Words | 2  Pages

  • India- Different Religions and Communal Harmony

    Amity between the communities in the country and absence of friction and tension among them is known as communal harmony. In countries like India, it is very important, being a Precondition to internal peace, which is essential for progress and development of the country. As we know, India has got multiplicity of religions and very nature of the culture is composite. But religion has never been a source of co between the communities in Indian society. Mutual tolerance and regards for other religions...

    Ayodhya, Babri Mosque, Hindu 652  Words | 2  Pages

  • Social Integration and Communal Harmony in India

    Social Integration and Communal Harmony in India In India from time immemorial, people belonging to various religious faiths lived in harmony and peace. There are fundamental values and traditions in our culture that promote integration among different communities. This was helpful for the growth of a great civilization in the Indian sub-continent. It will be our endeavour as the citizens of this country to preserve the rich tradition of Social Harmony among diverse religious and ethnic groups and...

    Civil society, Hinduism, India 4202  Words | 11  Pages

  • Communal Harmony

    micro level and over the world at the macro level. But why are we ruffling our feathers over such an issue? Why is it so relevant for our present times? Let us discuss. As we all know the core criterion for a country's national integrity is its communal harmony and especially for a country like ours where oodles of people of different caste creed and religion live in unison, maintaining a delicate balance amongst various such kaleidoscopic communities is the bare necessity for the smooth functioning...

    Glimpses of World History, Hindu, India 510  Words | 2  Pages

  • Communal Harmony

    COMMUNAL HARMONY All religions in the world teach peace and peace alone. They say there is only one god. Practicing love and truth are the ways of reaching him. Christianity says, “Love, thy neighbor as you love thyself”, Prophet Mohammad taught universal brotherhood. Hinduism taught “Sarvejanah Sukhino Bhavantu”. Let all people in the world live in happiness or bliss. Budhism also taught the gospel of love. Yet the world has gone through many wars fought on the basis of religion. The crusades...

    Brahman, Christianity, God 553  Words | 2  Pages

  • Role of Women in Creating Communal Harmony and National Integration

    push to change the group`s organization, interactions, relationships etc for better adaptation to the changing environment. This will help in developing harmony within the group and would also increase the group cohesion so that the group would be able to face strongly, the impinging challenges of the dynamic environment. In the absence of such harmony and integration the chances of survival of the group in the long run, get reduced. The need for integration of the society cannot be undermined. A...

    Gender role, Human, Islam 1503  Words | 5  Pages

  • Communal Harmony

    Communal Harmony ________________________________________ Mankind demands the realization of diverse values to ensure their individual and collective well being. It is also observed that certain communal forces in the society engage in exploitation, oppression, persecution, and other forms of deprivation resulting in disturbing communal harmony. Based on these observations are the beginnings of what today are called "human rights" and the legal processes, national and international, associated...

    Human rights, Individual rights, Law 415  Words | 2  Pages

  • Communal Harmony: Need of the Hour

    COMMUNAL HARMONY: NEED OF THE HOUR There is hardly any other country in the world than India which has a great diversity of culture, religion, language, tradition, community etc. People live and think in terms of their respective religions, faiths and tongues, and seek to serve their selfish ends without thinking of the national good. Such thinking is dangerous and is bound to lead to the disintegration of the country in the long run. The need of the hour, therefore, is to fight the forces of...

    Economics, Human, Kofi Annan 414  Words | 2  Pages

  • communal hormony

    Communal harmony is a term that refers to people from different backgrounds living together in unity and mutual reciprocity. Students maintain and promote Communal Harmony by taking part in activities such as attending lecture seminars and workshops on communal problems. Students also organize community based mass awareness programmes through youth camps and street plays. They also volunteer in organizations that promote Communal Harmony. Communal harmony is a term that refers to people from...

    Community, Education, Modulor 1426  Words | 4  Pages

  • Communal Violence

    Vital Stats Communal Violence in India The National Advisory Council recently released a draft ‘Prevention of Communal and Targeted Violence (Access to Justice and Reparations) Bill, 2011’. The Bill intends to create a framework for prevention and control of communal and sectarian violence. It also aims to provide relief to victims of such violence. In this context, we present some statistics on the incidence of communal violence in India. During 2005-09, 648 people were killed and 11,278 injured...

    Bharatiya Janata Party, Chhattisgarh, Hindi 738  Words | 5  Pages

  • communal harmony and the question of cultural identity

    COMMUNAL HARMONY AND THE QUESTION OF CULTURAL IDENTITIY Harmony and the co-existence of mutli-faceted elements are the two essential ingredients of any society which seeks sustainable longevity. In a pluralistic society the question of harmonious existence of its different structural units becomes all the more pertinent. An analogy can be observed with the human body wherein the different functional systems work in unison to create a perfect coherence. Like in the human body where, different organs...

    Anthropology, Culture, Human body 414  Words | 2  Pages

  • communal harmony

    In "The Day the Earth Stood Still," a remake of the 1951 science-fiction classic, an alien named Klaatu (played by Keanu Reeves, right) visits Earth to save us humans from ourselves. The story is a work of science fiction, with the emphasis on fiction, says Seth Shostak, a senior astronomer at the SETI Institute and a technical adviser on the film. For example, to be able to detect a dangerous buildup of carbon dioxide in our atmosphere and come save us from global warming, an alien that could travel...

    Earth, Europa, Jupiter 890  Words | 3  Pages

  • Communalism and Politics in India

    Communalism and Politics in India | Text of the lectureI would like to put before you some propositions to explain the phenomena called ‘communalism’ and its impact on security. First of all, I would like to state that security is also a ‘state of mind’. As far as the issue of communalism is concerned, it would be surprising to know that the number of people killed in communal violence in the last 50 years is lesser than the people killed in street crimes in the city of Detroit alone. Two...

    Hindu nationalism, Hindutva, India 1408  Words | 4  Pages

  • India

    years of Independence! What did we achieve in these 65 years is a rhetorical question for which answers can be affirmative and negative. No doubt that India is a safer country, a country where the living cost is cheaper. This is the place where you can have the speech freedom complaining the system without providing any suggestions or alternative. India is fast developing and all Indians dream of becoming a developed nation by 2020, it’s high time for we Indians to think whether we can achieve this...

    A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Developed country, Developing country 1409  Words | 4  Pages

  • India

    When India attained independence, she was no nation, she was divided into princely states and provinces; she was backward economically, educationally, scientifically and even culturally. It needed men of genius and destiny like Gandhi, Nehru and Patel to knit her into a nation. Since the dawn of independence, we have been striving to solve various problems facing the motherland to make her a united democratic and solvent nation. What we have achieved is praiseworthy, what we have failed to achieve...

    Democracy, Five-year plan, Five-Year Plans of China 781  Words | 3  Pages

  • Sfi ( Students' Federation of India )

    Students Federation of India (SFI) is one of the major student organisations in India. Founded in 1970, it is the students' wing of the Communist Party of India (Marxist). As of 2012, it claims a membership strength of nearly 40 lakhs school and university students.[1] SFI is currently led at the All India level by Ritabrata Banrjee, General Secretary and V.Sivadassan, President. Being the students wing of the , the Students’ Federation of India, abbreviated SFI, carries forward the heritage of...

    Caste, Democracy, Direct democracy 1908  Words | 6  Pages

  • Communal Riots in India

    March 2004 IPCS Research Papers Communal Riots in India A Chronology (1947-2003) B Rajeshwari -0- Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies Communal Riots in India A Chronology (1947-2003) B Rajeshwari Communal riots have become a distinct feature of communalism in India. Whenever conflicting groups from two different religions, which are self –conscious communities, clash, it results in a communal riot. An event is identified as a communal riot if (a) there is violence, and (b)...

    Bharatiya Janata Party, Delhi, Hindu 9497  Words | 49  Pages

  • India

    The leaders of our freedom movement, under the stewardship of Mahatma Gandhi, had dreamt of an independent and prosperous India. On this day in 1947, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru took the first step towards the realization of that dream by hoisting the Tricolour at the Red Fort. The journey we began on 15 August, 1947 is now 65 years old. We have achieved much in these 65 years. Today is certainly a day to celebrate the success of our democracy. However, on this occasion we should also introspect about...

    Democracy, India, Indian independence movement 1199  Words | 3  Pages

  • Partition of India Portrayed in the Novels

    Partition of India, Portrayed in the Novels India suffered the stigma of slavery under British for about three centuries. When it got freedom, it was also not without paying the high cost in the form of partition. This historical event is significant in the world history not only as a political occurrence which gave birth to two nations, but as the most treacherous occasion for thousand of the men who lost their lives, hundreds of women who were raped & treated most ruthlessly and for countless...

    Hindu, History of India, India 1238  Words | 4  Pages

  • India of my dreams

    776 Words Essay on India of My Dreams by Anjana Mazumdar Today, India is characterised by communal violence, religious strife, terrorist movements, regional alienation, political chaos, constant economic hick-ups, general corruption, Mafia raj, bomb-culture, etc. The great India of Lord Buddha, Mahavir, Shankaracharya, Swam Vivekananda, Mahatma Gandhi, and Jawaharlal Nehru is on the verge of break-up, unless of course, we put an end to these malaises that are eating into its very fabric. The...

    21st century, Discrimination, Election 790  Words | 3  Pages

  • The harmony of the spherer

    Place where Elliot and Lucy lived before they moved to Wales. We also hear about the Juhu beach that is located in India. However, I do believe that most of the story does take place in Wales. When the narrator is using flashbacks to tell about past events it takes place in England. 2) Who is the narrator and where does he come from? - The narrator is called Khan and is from India. He is a friend of Elliot Crane who is the main character of the story. I believe he is a writer just like Elliot....

    Fiction, Marriage, Paranoid schizophrenia 1463  Words | 4  Pages

  • Communal Voilence in India

    COMMUNAL VIOLENCE IN INDIA AFTER INDEPENDENCE Contents i. Acknowledgement ii. Religious violence in post-modern India iii. Instances of religious terror in India iv. The Babri Masjid Demolition v. The 1992-1993 Bombay Riots vi. The 1993 Bombay Bombings vii. Anti-Christian violence in India viii. March 2001 Kanpur Riots ix. 2001 Godhra Riots x. Sikh related violence xi. National Liberation Front of Tripura xii. 1984-1990 Ethnic Cleansing of Kashmiri...

    Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Ayodhya, Ayodhya debate 34454  Words | 90  Pages

  • India

    Jessica Shaw December 3, 2011 Individual Project Ale and Lager Beer in India Beer first appeared in India in the mid-1700’s, during the early years of the British Empire. The demand of beer came from the British troops and other British officials who were suffering in the blistering heat of the Indian climate. The demand for beer was at such a high rate that a British distributor, George Hogson, developed a special type of beer in his brewery in London, England. The beer was dubbed Indian...

    Ale, Beer, Beer style 1313  Words | 4  Pages

  • Communal Violence

    Communal violence & Bollywood Filmmaking is about telling a story, but every now and then, the story is so strong that the telling isn't as important anymore. Indian cinema is seen as the dominant media institution and an integral component of national cultural and social process. Since the release of Mani Ratnam's Roja in 1992, the frequency of films that focus on the issue of terrorism has grown making this a new genre in Hindi cinema. Films like Roja, Fida and Fiza have focussed on terrorism...

    2002 Gujarat violence, Bajrang Dal, Cinema of India 851  Words | 3  Pages

  • Communal Violence

    Communal Violence in India: An Irrepressible Evil? Communal violence in independent India has a long history that can be traced back from the time of the Post Partition riot of 1961 in Jabalpur which was followed by strings of similar incidents, especially post 1980s with Anti-Sikh Pogrom (Delhi) in 1984, Anti-Muslim carnage (esp., Mumbai) in 1992-93, and the decade-old Godhra Riots (Gujarat) in 2002. With the introduction of the Prevention of Communal and Targeted violence (Access to Justice...

    2002 Gujarat violence, Civil service, Delhi 429  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Importance Of Social Harmony In The Pursuit Of Freedom

    John Greavu Professor Joan Tronto POL 1201 19 December 2013 Marx and Gandhi: The Importance of Social Harmony in the Pursuit of Freedom In response to prompt #7: Pick two thinkers from among Marx, Fanon, and Gandhi, and write an essay in which you answer this question: what is the best way to achieve human freedom? You should consider: a) How do individual freedoms relate to collective freedoms? b) How do individual and collective practices of self-discipline and education create or impede human...

    Karl Marx, Marxism 1413  Words | 6  Pages

  • India

     Poverty in India 963 million people around the world are living in hunger, 923 million people are malnourished, about 5.6 million children die each year from malnutrition and one-third of the world’s poverty is just in India. India has one of the fastest growing economies in the world, that’s why so many wonder why their poverty rate isn’t decreasing faster. The majority of Indians are living off of an average of 2 dollars per day, most living in villages and farm lands live off of less. I will...

    Amartya Sen, Caste, India 2231  Words | 6  Pages

  • India

    India, “The land of Lords” is the world’s ancient civilization. India is also the land of various cultural diversities, where you will find a beautiful contrast of customary and contemporary ingredients. It is a place where you experience spirituality and solitude together. India is a land with legendary sagas, rich rituals, distinct cultures, various festivals and ceremonies. Also a land of historical monuments, architectural miracles and rich historical past. Let us know more about India 5,000...

    Hinduism, History of India, India 845  Words | 3  Pages

  • India

    Open main menu Last edited 1 day ago by Kautilya3 Watch this page India This article is about the Republic of India. For other uses, see India (disambiguation). Republic of India Bhārat Gaṇarājya Horizontal tricolor flag bearing, from top to bottom, deep saffron, white, and green horizontal bands. In the center of the white band is a navy-blue wheel with 24 spokes. Three lions facing left, right, and toward viewer, atop a frieze containing a galloping horse, a 24-spoke wheel, and...

    Bay of Bengal, East India Company, India 844  Words | 4  Pages

  • India

    This article is about the Republic of India. For other uses, see India (disambiguation). Republic of India Bharat Ganrajya Horizontal tricolour flag bearing, from top to bottom, deep saffron, white, and green horizontal bands. In the centre of the white band is a navy-blue wheel with 24 spokes. Three lions facing left, right, and toward viewer, atop a frieze containing a galloping horse, a 24-spoke wheel, and an elephant. Underneath is a motto: "सत्यमेव जयते". Flag Emblem Motto: "Satyameva Jayate"...

    Bay of Bengal, India, Jana Gana Mana 735  Words | 4  Pages

  • India

    DOING BUSINESS WITH INDIA REALITIES, MYTHS & PERCEPTIONS ANMOL SOOD JALTEK GROUP 18TH MARCH 2010 DOING BUSINESS WITH INDIA INTRODUCTION Talk will focus on doing business in India keeping in mind 4 perspectives: 1. INVESTOR 2. TRADE ACQUIRER 3. TRADE DIVESTMENT 4. TRADING RELATIONSHIP I will show a slightly different perspective to TCS! Controversial – POI perspective! No IST (Indian Standard Time!) – will keep to strict timings (hopefully!) www.jaltek-group.com JALTEK GROUP INTRODUCTION ...

    Economics, Financial market, India 915  Words | 5  Pages

  • India

    Government  Official country name:​  India  Government System:​  Constitutional Federal (federation) Republic  Head of State:​  Pranab Mukherjee  Official Languages:​  Hindi, English  Region:​  Asia  Allies/blocs:​  Russia, Singapore, South Korea    People  Population:​  1,220,800,358  Growth Rate:​  1.51%  Major religions/cultures:​  Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism  Standard of living:​  Overall life expectancy rate: 65  infant mortality rate:​  72 per 1,00 live births  literacy rate:​...

    Child mortality, India, Millennium Development Goals 933  Words | 3  Pages

  • India

    religion from Islam to Hinduism. It was just a case of a change of name by an affidavit. And so Feroze Khan became Feroze Gandhi, though it is an inconsistent name like Bismillah Sarma. Both changed their names to fool the public of India. When they returned to India, a mock vedic marriage was instituted for public consumption. Thus, Indira and her descendants got the fancy name Gandhi. Both Nehru and Gandhi are fancy names. As a chameleon changes its colour, this dynasty have been changing its name...

    Allahabad, Indian National Congress, Indira Gandhi 2395  Words | 7  Pages

  • Communal Living

    Title : Major Reasons for the decline in communal life in the Pacific C : Communal Living L : Decline in the Pacific D : Analysis and Evaluate Introduction Context : Communal Life Subject : Pacific is facing decline in Communal Life in terms of Cultural, Social and Economic. Limited Subject: Reasons for decline in communal life in the Pacific. Thesis Statement: Hence, this essay will discuss in depth the factors affecting the decline in Communal life in the Pacific. Supports for the...

    Culture, Globalization, New Zealand 1088  Words | 5  Pages

  • india needs leadership

    India needs a strong dictator Against India being a strong democratic country doesn’t really need a dictator. It may just lead to disruption. India is a big country. People live in harmony and are known for their unity. A dictator may not be able to maintain this. Few people may again misunderstand dictatorship and may think it defies the purpose of freedom. Dictatorship may bring very short term changes. A country needs a strong government. Dictatorship may introduce communal differences...

    Autocracy, Democracy, Dictator 1882  Words | 6  Pages

  • India

    Self-Realisatiotl 13.3 Emphasis on Human Reason 13.4 Critique of Nationalism 13.5 Differences with Gandlii '13.6 A ~ ~ a l y sof Bolshevism is 13.7 Summary 13.8 Exercises Rabindranath 'Tagorc (1861-1941) was an outstanding litcrnry figure of India who exerted consiclerable inf uence on human thinking in the contcml>oraryworld. T l ~ i s influence extcnded to the political arena as well by his lilcid elucidation of inlpartant conccpts like nationalis~m, freedom, human ratiollality and l ~ i s...

    Bolshevik, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, Moscow 1697  Words | 5  Pages

  • Value-Based Curriculum and Teaching Methodology : an Integrated Approach to Communal Harmony and National Integration

    Methodology : An Integrated Approach to Communal Harmony and National Integration Mohit Puri* For a country to be truly great, there must be an understanding and the appreciation of each other's differences and strengths. The quality of the educational system need to be improved for ensuring peace and stability in the country which in turn would promote national integration. Etymologically harmony means 'binding together' and 'being...

    1984 anti-Sikh riots, Delhi, Education 3080  Words | 10  Pages

  • India

    Arutprakasa Vallalar Chidambaram Ramalingam (Tamil: அருட்பிரகாச வள்ளலார் சிதம்பரம் இராமலிங்க அடிகள்) (5 October 1823 – 30 January 1874), whose pre-monastic name was Ramalingam, is commonly known in India and across the world[1] as Vallalar (Tamil:வள்ளலார்). He was one of the most famous Tamil Saints and also one of the greatest Tamil poets of the 19th century[2] and belongs to a line ofTamil saints known as "gnana siddhars" (gnana means higher wisdom). The Suddha Sanmarga Sangam[3] was spread and...

    Chidambaram, Human body, Shiva 1874  Words | 7  Pages

  • India

    India is a large country. Harboring more than 2 billion people, it'll soon break records of overpopulation held by China. The men here are said to be brave, kind and chivalrous. The women considered, traditional, learned and hospitable. The cities here are abundant in whatever they sow and breed stupendous cavalry to charge. The rich bring in fine money to buy fine luxuries for the eyes of fine people. 
 Democracy prevails. The unwanted die. The important live. Each state highlights its accomplishments...

    Electric charge, English-language films, Light 672  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Rise of Communalism in India

    1430 A02 February 14 2013 ASIA 1430 A02 ASSIGNMENT #1 The Rise of Communalism in India The Rise of Communalism in India Communalism could be defined as a consciously shared religious heritage, which becomes the dominant form of identity for a given segment of society (Jones 1968). It mainly occurred between Muslims and Hindus. The autocratic Hindus in India insisted that the nation should be based on the Hindutva ideology, which are Hindi language,...

    Bharatiya Janata Party, British Empire, Delhi 1863  Words | 6  Pages

  • communal Violence

    The UPA Government introduced a draft Bill in the Parliament in December 2005. It was described as THE COMMUNAL VIOLENCE (PREVENTION, CONTROL AND REHABILITATION OF VICTIMS) BILL, 2005. Official declaration described this bill as,"A bill to empower the Sate Governments and the Central Government to take measures to provide for the prevention and control of communal violence which threatens the secular fabric, unity, integrity and internal security of the nation and rehabilitation of victims of such...

    Civil service, Criminal law, Dalit 414  Words | 2  Pages

  • India Is a Sovereign, Socialist, Secular, Democratic Republic Which Gives Equal Treatment and Tolerance of All Religions, Which Enshrines the Right to Practice, Preach and Propagate Any Religion and Which Says Right to

    QUESTION India is a sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic republic which gives equal treatment and tolerance of all religions, which enshrines the right to practice, preach and propagate any religion and which says right to freedom of religion is a fundamental right. Why still religious fundamentalism based on ‘Hindutva’ ideology? HISTORY OF RELIGIOUS TRADITION IN INDIA In India, religion becomes part and parcel of every common man. Religion forms part of the very culture of India. Large number...

    Christianity, Freedom of religion, Hinduism 2227  Words | 7  Pages

  • Living in Harmony

    Living in Harmony Speech Topic: Feng Shui Speech Title: Living in Harmony Organizational Pattern: Topical General Purpose Statement: To inform Specific Purpose Statement: To inform my audience about Feng Shui Central Idea Statement: To inform my audience about Feng Shui by first, traveling through the history of Feng Shui, second, by exploring the five major elements of Feng Shui, finally, by focusing on the theory behind Feng Shui. Introduction: Good evening. Wouldn't...

    Chemical element, Chinese philosophy, Element 1075  Words | 4  Pages

  • Tourism in India

    the world that once visited get into your heart and won’t let go. For me India is such a place when I first visited, I was stunned by the richness of the land by its lush beauty and exotic architecture by its ability to overload its senses with the pure, concentrated intensity of its colors, smells, tastes and souls. It was as if all my life I was seeing the world in black and white and when brought face-to-face with India, experienced every thing rendered in brilliant Technicolor. - Keitlt Bellows ...

    Agra, Ganesh Chaturthi, India 1108  Words | 3  Pages

  • Nayar of India

    Nayar of India Ashford University ANT 101: Introduction to Anthropology Jeri Myers 29 November 2010 The Nayar of India that I focused on is known as the Nayar of Kerala. They live in the southern tip of India and have a very unique society and culture. The Nayar or Nair culture is an agricultural state and a warrior caste and a matrilineal society. The Nayar also believe that they come from a supernatural beginning, and are of a royal lineage and are a high class as they enforced laws,...

    Caste, Caste system in India, Family 1941  Words | 5  Pages

  • History of India

    close, to the Indus River. The dates aren’t very clear but the civilization existed around 3300–1500 BCE. The Indus Valley people were most likely Dravidians, who may have been pushed down into south India when the Aryans, with their more advanced military technology, commenced their migrations to India around 2,000 BCE. Excavations conducted in the ancient cities of Mohenjodaro and Harappa point to a highly complex civilization, they had road, sewage systems and gathering centers. These cities were...

    Bengal, British Empire, British Raj 1916  Words | 6  Pages

  • Essay on the Constitution of India

    Atlee, who was sympathetic towards the Indians, became the Prime Minister of England. He sent the Cabinet Mission to India to solve the political problem (whether to divide the country or to leave it united) and to devise means of granting her independence. It recommended that there should be a Constituent Assembly to frame the Constitution of India. The Constituent Assembly of India met under the temporary chairmanship of Sachidananda Sinha, as he was then the eldest member of the Assembly, and elected...

    Democracy, Discrimination, Equality of outcome 2631  Words | 7  Pages

  • Family Harmony

    FAMILY HARMONY By K.Vishnukumar Introduction: Family is a beautiful discovery of human evaluation and a prize given by the ancient people to the mankind. Living together is some thing special when the real sprits exist in the family. The Tamil proverb “ A good family is like un university” has a special meaning. The family university has been teaching number of subjects like friendship, relationship, fellowship, hospitality, Reception, Love, Confidence building, care & Share...

    Family, Love, Marriage 1985  Words | 6  Pages

  • India: Idea of Partition of Subcontinent

    British and Hindus all contributed to the division of India. * John Bright in 1858 speaking on a bill in the British Parliament questioned the possibility of the so extensive a county like India. Instead of an Empire he suggested different presidencies and States. * Jamaluddin Afghani: A Muslim Republic embracing Central Asian Republic, Afghanistan and Muslim majority areas of Subcontinent. * Sir Sayyed Ahmad Khan (1883): speak on India was a continent rather than a country. In 1867 speaking...

    Afghanistan, India, Indian National Congress 830  Words | 3  Pages

  • Westernization of India

    destroying the cultural diversity of the world. As one of the oldest nations in the sense of tradition and culture, India has been a land of sages, saints and various renowned scholars. Countless religious temples and shrines built in different parts of the nation expose the devotion to religion and family that dwells within all aspects of India’s culture. Everything was steady for India until a few decades back. Most of the people were farmers and survived on their pieces of land. They were satisfied...

    Communism, Culture, Culture of India 1484  Words | 4  Pages

  • Federalism in India

    Federalism in India Abstract India is a big country characterized by cultural, regional, linguistic and geographical diversities. Such a diverse and vast country cannot be administered and ruled from a single centre. Historically, though India was not a federal state, its various regions enjoyed adequate autonomy from central rule. Keeping in view these factors in mind, the Constitution makers of India opted for the federal form of government. Though, the Government of India Act 1935 envisaged...

    Constitution of India, Federal government, Federal government of the United States 1707  Words | 6  Pages

  • Camp Harmony

    classrooms that have done group work, and are used to moving around in the classroom. Provide students with copies of the letters located at Letters of interned students located at Japanese Internment Letters. http://www.lib.washington.edu Camp Harmony, Washington (Japanese-American Internment Camp located in Puyallup, Washington, near Seattle, Washington) Summary: This activity can be expanded depending on the needs of the curriculum. This activity is primarily used to understand the feelings...

    Internment, Internments, Japanese American internment 1385  Words | 5  Pages

  • harmony essay

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