Gandhi was a prolific writer. One of Gandhi's earliest publications, Hind Swaraj, published in Gujarati in 1909, is recognised[by whom?] as the intellectual blueprint of India's freedom movement. The book was translated into English the next year, with a copyright legend that read "No Rights Reserved"...
Essays on Women, Culture, and Nation Anita Anantharam
6 x 9” Hardcover Level: College & Faculty US$109.99 / £64.99
260 pages March 2010
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Varma, Mahadevi, 1907-1987. Mahadevi Varma : essays on women, culture...
Vandana Shiva (Hindi: वन्दना शिवा; b. November 5, 1952, Dehra Dun,Uttarakhand, India), is a philosopher, environmentalactivist, eco feminist and author of several books. Shiva, currently based in Delhi, is author of over 300 papers in leading scientific and technical journals. She...
1. Chand Bardai (1148-1191), author of Prithviraj Raso
2. Sheikh Farid (c.1173-c.1266)
3. Amir Khusro (1253-1325 AD), author of pahelis and mukris in the "Hindavi" dialect.
4. Kabir (1398-1518), a major figure of the bhakti (devotional) movement.
5. Nanak (1469-1538) author...
Theoretical and Applied Perspectives,
Essays in Honor of Rama Kant Agnihotri
Akar Books, Delhi, 2010, pp. 83-116 (eds. S. I. Hasnain & S. Chaudhary)
Introduced by the British colonization and today the official language of the Indian
Nation in association with Hindi, English is spoken as a second...
Essay And Article On : Our Cultural Heritage !!
March 24, 2012 By parm Leave a Comment
India Is A Unique Cultural Heritage !!
A safe and secure society is needed for blossoming of arts and sciences. India has a rich cultural heritage. Though it has been subjected to a series of cultural...
lower secondary level, and in a few states education is free up to the higher secondary stage.
Higher education system in India is imparted through about 180 universities and neatly 4500 colleges. In addition there are several institutions imparting specialized knowledge and technical skills. Since education...
left her home in Britain to live and work with Mohandas Gandhi, the leader of the Indian independence movement. She devoted her life to human development, the advancement of Gandhi's principles and the freedom struggle in India. In doing so, Gandhi gave her the name Mirabehn, after Meera Bai, the great...
in taste, in opinions ,in morals and in intellect. Under colonialism, a particular section mastered the society. Some historians have also talked about how this led to a creation of a class of uppercast English educated citizens.The british would impose a colonial curriculum on the students.As professor...
number of unarmed people at Gurudwara Nankana Sahib on 20 February 1921. Singh became disillusioned with Gandhi's philosophy of non-violence after Gandhi called off the non-cooperation movement. Gandhi's decision followed the violent murders of policemen by villagers who were reacting to the police killing...
An analytical Essay on Chinese Cinderella and Water
By Meyuri Mahendrarajah
In today’s world we share many experience with other people from different parts of the world. In this analytical essay global conections and human experiences by will be explored by comparing and contrasting the novel Chinese...
“Research Essay” or a comparable academic “Research Report” later in the course. The assignment provides you with the opportunity to choose a topic of interest to you and then do some preliminary research and organization on it. Once this fundamental work is done, you can then develop your essay topic into...
The culture of India is very unique and goes back thousands of years. In this essay, I will focus only on modern India, particularly on Mohandus K. Gandhi’s influence on the formation of the 20th century Indian government and culture, but also on religion and language. However, I will be ignoring movies...
that Lifebuoy, as health soap, needed to do something radically different. Hence, Lowe(Lifebuoy account holder) took the creative route of a Little Gandhi, a boy who takes the initiative of sweeping his street one day, just to make a difference to society in his own little way. Other boys join him in...
The Freedom of Pakistan and India
Plan of the Investigation:
In this essay, I chose to further investigate the freedom of Pakistan and India. On August 14, 1947, there was the birth of the new Islamic Republic of Pakistan. The very next day India had won its freedom from colonial rule lasting three...
it’s apt to think so because India is the country which is famous for its diversity in these aspects. The land where the great Raja Ram Mohan, Tagore, Gandhi transformed the thinking of people and removed the social stigmas like sati pratha (the practice of widows being forced to sit on the pior of their...
Gender, Friendship, and Excess in 1970s Hindi Cinema
The Bombay film industry (Bollywood) is usually considered, along with other state-sanctioned institutions, in its role as a force for cultural and political consolidation within the architecture...
PROCEDURE CODES IN INDIA ARE STILL IN ENGLISH.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE FURTHER CITIES THE EXPERIENCE OF AN INDIAN WRITER WHO TRANSLATED HIS ENGLISH WORK INTO HINDI, AND THE MANUSCRIPTS LIE IN COLD STORAGE, FOR SOME CONDEMN THE TRANSLATION FOR CONTAINING TOO MANY SANSKRIT WORDS WHILE OTHERS CONDEMN IT FOR PROFUSE...
better the plights of his race, Gandhi certainly earned the title of Mahatma through self-induced righteousness.
From his birth in 1869 to an upper-caste family in Porbandar, Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was instructed in the foundational teachings of influencing Hindi religious books which nurtured a...
literature, writings of the Indian subcontinent, produced there in a variety of languages, including Sanskrit, Prākrit, Pāli, Bengali, Bihārī, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Malayalam, Oriya, Punjabi, Rajāsthānī, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, and Sindhi.
A brief treatment of Indian literature follows. For full...
question: What were the major trends in the historical context in which Gandhi lived?
Mohandas Gandhi lived during a time of momentous change when worldwide trends trans-formed the old order into a new social and political world. Gandhi was born in an India that was part of the British Empire—on which, according...
Children Essay for the Junior Classes
A children essay is generally an easy essay type and does not require much research work or analysis work on the part of the writer. As in all other essay types, the introduction of the essay should be written well so that it gets instant attention. It should introduce...
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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi |
Born | 2 October 1869(1869-10-02)
Porbandar, Bombay Presidency, British India |
Died | 30 January 1948(1948-01-30) (aged 78)
New Delhi, Union of India |
Cause of death | Assassination (three...
March 30, 2008
Satyagraha and Western Society?
Mahatma Gandhi was one of the most influential leaders during his time. His ideas were all formed through a mixture of different religions and philosophies. He used these various influences to form...
Essay on Indian Education System
To strengthen the Indian Education System, an educational policy was adopted by the Indian Parliament in 1968. Education was made an important and integral part of the national development efforts. After independence there has been an effort to spread education to all...
Cambridge International AS and A Level
8675, 8687, 9687
For examination in November 2015
Changes to syllabus for 2015
This syllabus has been updated, but...
Munshi Premchand (Hindi: मुंशी प्रेमचंद, Urdu: منشی پریم چند), (July 31, 1880 – October 8, 1936) was a famous writer of modern Hindi-Urdu literature. He is generally recognized in India as the foremost Hindi-Urdu writer of the early twentieth century. He is a novel writer, story writer, dramatist. He...
and publications, espousing the cause of complete Indian independence by revolutionary means. Savarkar would publish The Indian War of Independence about the Indian rebellion of 1857 that would be banned by British authorities and was arrested in 1910 for his connections with the revolutionary group India...
still #1 form of entertainment in India
-show rise of TV
-prime minister Indira Gandhi 00 70%
- still only 3 million sets of TV
- beyond 30 million sets now and growing
-Bombay (Bollywood) for Hindi
-Calcutta for Bengali
-Madras for Tamil, Kannada, Teluga etc.
His humility is underlined by his simplicity. He once said, “"I am not an 'activist', and nor do I want to be called an 'environmentalist'. I write about topics and themes which I consider important and relevant to my society, and try to write accessibly and for a general audience as well as for scholars...