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About the Book
Meant for Aspirants of the Civil Services (Preliminary and Mains) examination, this book covers the syllabus of Indian Heritage and Culture of the General Studies Paper I. The author has provided a wide ranged knowledge base on Indian art, paintings, music and architecture with the help of several pictures and diagrams which he believes, will help arouse the reader's interest. The content is also supported with a plethora of questions that will help students to prepare for the examination.
About the Author
"Nitin Singhania holds a bachelor's and Master's degree in Economics from Presidency college, Kolkata. He is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary also. He worked in Coal India Ltd. Before joining the Indian Administrative Services (IAS) in 2013 in West Bengal Cadre.He has deep interest in Indian art and culture and is known for guiding students in this area.Presently he is posted as Assistant Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. Earlier, he has worked as Assistant Collector in Burdwan, West Bengal.
About the Content
"Section-A - VISUAL ARTSChapter 1 Indian Architecture, Sculpture and PotteryChapter 2 Indian PaintingsChapter-3 Indian HandicraftsChapter-4 UNESCO'S List of Tangible Heritage Sites in IndiaSection-B - PERFORMING ARTSChapter-5 Indian MusicChapter-6 Indian Dance FormsChapter-7 Indian TheatreChapter-8 Indian PuppetryChapter-9 Indian CircusChapter-10 UNESCO'S List of Intangible Cultural HeritageSection-C - CULTURE OF INDIAChapter-11 Languages In IndiaChapter-12 Religions In IndiaChapter-13 Indian LiteratureChapter-14 Schools of PhilosophyChapter-15 Indian CinemaChapter-16 Science and Technology Through the AgesChapter-17 Calendars In IndiaChapter-18 Fairs and Festivals of IndiaChapter-19 Awards and HonoursChapter-20 Law and CultureChapter-21 Martial Art in IndiaChapter-22 Cultural Institutions in IndiaSection-D - APPENDICESAppendix-1 Delhi - A City of Seven SistersAppendix-2 Bhakti and Sufi MovementAppendix-3 Famous Personalities of IndiaAppendix-4 Places of Cultural Interest"
|Title:||Indian Art and Culture||Publisher:||mcgraw-hill education|
|No. of Pages:||504|
Product received in excellent condition. Keep up good work Infibeam!!! This book is going to be one of the most prescribed book for Art&Culture soon.
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It is an excellent book for civil services exams. one should get it even for general reading purpose. much information available.
A good read. can read ccrt and nios to supplement. The book took more than a week to get delivered.
for those doubting whether it is different from the printed notes ,the answer is it is different. a very good presentation and better organisation.