The Seven Classical Dance Forms Kathak ManipuriMohini Attam One of the most enduring symbols of India is the figure of KuchipudiKathakali NATARAJA Odissi Bharatnatyam
Languages of India Urdu Punjabi HindiRajastha Assamese ni Sanskrit BengalGujara i ti Oriya Marathi Telegu Konkani Tamil Kannada Malayalam
North India - Culture, Festivals & The PeopleImportant festivals :Lohri - PunjabHoli - celebrated all over North IndiaVaisakhi - PunjabHemis - Jammu & KashmirRakshabandhan - celebrated all overNorth India
Famous places In the East Darjeeling – Tea Estate Howrah Bridge Kalighat Kali Temple
Sun Temple, Konark Jagannath Temple, Konark Temple PuriMukteswar Temple Wheel of Konark Rajarani Temple, Temple Bhubaneswar
Great IndiansMother TeresaBharat Ratna, Noble Laureate for Peace.VivekanandaMost Famous and Influential SpiritualLeaders of Philosophy.Rabindranath TagorePoet and Writer of India’s NationalAnthem and Nobel Prize for Literature in1913.
Bankim Chandra ChatterjeeIndian poet, Novelist and the author ofVande MataramSir Jagadish Chandra BosePhysicist, who pioneered theinvestigation of radio and microwaveoptics.Amartya Sen1998 - The Nobel Prize for Economics
South India - Culture, Festivals & The PeopleImportant festivals :Onam - harvest festival, Kerala.Vijayadashami (Dussehra) – KarnatakaSankranthi - Andhra PradeshPongal - Tamilnadu
South Indian Traditional Dance Forms KathakaliBharatnatayam Kuchipudi Yakshagana
Famous places In the SouthTirupathi - one of the richest andmost visited religious centers in theworld. Ooty - Udagamandalam Mysore Palace
Meenakshi Temple - Madurai “Gods Own Country”, Kerala The Charminar - Hyderabad
Great Indians A . P. J. Abdul Kalam (Missile Man of India)Current President - Scientist and an Engineer Srinivasa Ramanujam Great Indian Mathematician Sir C.V. Raman 1930 - Nobel Laureate in Physics for work on scattering of light and Raman effect.
Vishwanath Anand International Chess Grandmaster. M. S. Subbulakshmi Renowned Carnatic Vocalist.Sarojini Naidu (The Nightingale of India) Freedom Fighter and Poetess.
West India - Culture, Festivals & The PeopleImportant Festivals : Gangaur - Rajasthan Kite festival – All over west India Nagpanchami – All over West India Janmashtami – All over West India Ganesh Chaturthi - Maharashtra Navratri - Gujarat