BTS104

Indian History, Society and Culture
Year / Semester: 
1st Semester



Block 1 Historical Perspective


Unit 1


The process of Continuity and Change Through Pre, Proto and Ancient Times

 


Unit 2

 


Medieval History with Special Reference to the Influence of Akbar

 


Unit 3

 


Modern History and Impact of Colonial Raj


Unit 4

 


Key Archaeological Findings

 


Block 2 Religion and Philosophy


Unit 5

 


The Great Vedic Heritage of India: Vedas, Brhmanas, Epics, Puranas, Smirtis and Upnishadas

 


Unit 6


Preaching of Srimad Bhagwad Gita

 


Unit 7


The Glorious Institution of Hinduism

 


Unit 8


Essence of Jainism and Buddhism

 


Unit 9


Traditions of Islam and Christianity

 


Unit 10


Sikhism and Other Religions   

 


Block 3 Heritage of Art and Craft


Unit 11


Architectural Heritage of India

 


Unit 12


Salient Features of Indian Sculpture and Paintings

 


Unit 13


Classical and  Folk Dances

 


Unit 14


Indian Music and Musical instruments

 


Unit 15


Handicraft

 


Block 4 Folk Traditions and Societal Perspectives


Unit 16


Age-old Legacy of Pilgrimages

 


Unit 17


Colours of Indian Fairs and Festivals

 


Unit 18


Societal Perspective and Social Institutions

 


Unit 19


Modernization and Change