Indian Art & Culture for Civil Services and other State Services Exams | 1st Edition | 2022
About This Book
1.First chapter: The architecture, sculpture, beads, seals, and pottery of ‘Indus Valley Civilization’ and the ‘Mauryan period’ will be studied in this chapter.
2.Second chapter: The arts of ‘Post-Mauryan’ and ‘Gupta period’will be studied in this chapter. In the Post-Mauryan period, especially the cave, Stupa architecture,and sculpture will be studied.Under the Gupta period, mainly cave architecture, sculpture, and temple architecture and their various styleswill be studied.
3.Third chapter: In this chapter, temple architecture in South India, sub-styles of Dravidian temples, architecture in medieval India, and architecture of the modern period will be studied. Sultanate period architecture, architectural styles of the provincial states, and Mughal architecture will be studied in architecture in medieval India.
4.Fourth Chapter: Indian painting’ will be studied in this chapter. Under it, studies of six limbs of Indian painting, Indian rock painting, murals miniature painting, Mughal painting, regional styles of painting, ornamental art or folk painting, and modern painting will be studied.
5.Fifth chapter: In this chapter ‘Indian classical dance’ and ‘folk and tribal dance’ will be studied. Under Indian classical dance, especially Bharatnatyam, Kuchipudi, Kathakali, Kathak, Manipuri Odissi, Satriya, and Mohiniyattam dances will be studied.
6.Sixth chapter: Theater and its various forms will be studied in this chapter.
7.Seventh chapter: In this chapter, ancient science and technology will be studied. Under this, the study of mathematics, astrology, and astronomy, physics and chemistry, and medical science will be studied. Besides, the technology of various periods and the great scientists of India will also be studied.
8.Eighth chapter: In this chapter, various religions of India and six systems of Indian philosophy will be studied.
9.Ninth chapter: In this chapter, various aspects of folk culture will be studied.
10.Tenth chapter: In this
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