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India, tradition in transition.

Seymour H. Fersh

India, tradition in transition.

by Seymour H. Fersh

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- Civilization.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination195-242 p.
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22974133M
    LC Control Number64030518

    laissez-faire tradition was more deeply embedded in the Indian civil service than in the UK itself, and persisted very strongly until the late s. The administration was efficient and incorruptible, but the state apparatus was of a watchdog character with few development ambitions. Even in The culture of India refers collectively to the thousands of distinct and unique cultures of all religions and communities present in 's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, food and customs differ from place to place within the country. Indian culture, often labelled as an amalgamation of several cultures, spans across the Indian subcontinent and has been influenced by.

    This paper presents what we have learned from the Ashtavaidya Ayurveda physicians of Kerala regarding the status of their unique medical tradition of Ayurveda in the contemporary context. We extensively interviewed several practicing Ashtavaidyas for the “Living History of Indian Scientific Traditions” archive, a new initiative at the NCBS, Bangalore to study the history of Indian sciences. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. India in transition by Roy, M. N. (Manabendra Nath), Publication date Topics India -- Economic conditions , India -- Social conditions.

      Social hierarchy and the role of women The divorce rate in India is a mere % in comparison to 50% for the United States Arranged marriages are still quite prevalent in modern day Indian culture and are based upon such characteristics as: height, caste status, personal values, age (amongst others) Women's issues seldom appear in popular media. The Vedic culture was located in part of north-west India, while other parts of India had a distinct cultural identity during this period. The Vedic culture is described in the texts of Vedas, still sacred to Hindus, which were orally composed in Vedic Sanskrit. The Vedas are some of the oldest extant texts in India.


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