Art and Culture

Art and Culture Syllabus

Indian Heritage and Culture

  • Indian culture will cover the salient aspects of Art Forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.

(Reference: The wonder that was India Vol 1 & 2 – A.L Balsham / S.S Rizvi, Introduction to Indian Art – NCERT, CCRT Website)

The Culture of India – Kathleen Kuiper

Indian Culture

  • Paleolithic art
  • Art & culture during Indus Valley civilization
  • Religion and Indian philosophy
  • Architecture and sculpture Since Mauryan age
  • Indian paintings
  • Classical forms of dance
  • Folk dance forms
  • Classical music
  • Musical instruments
  • Drama/theatre
  • Puppet forms of India
  • Indian pottery
  • Indian literature
  • Government institutions related to art and culture
  • Culture and social change