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India and Nepal

  1. 1. parent University
  2. 2. Parents as Leaders Justice, loyalty, perseverance blood purity ParentUniversity
  3. 3. Parents as Leaders ParentUniversity
  4. 4. india &nepal
  5. 5. INDIA India has one of the oldest civilizations in the world. Excavations trace the Indus Valley civilization back for at least 5,000 years. It is a birth place of four religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. In Sanskrit it is called Bharat. It is the second largest populated country in the world after China. Area: 1,195,063 sq. mi. (3,095,472 sq. km.); Population: 1,045,845,226 (2002) of which Catholics are 17.5 million Hindi (official), English (associate official), 17 regional languages. Hindu- 82%, Muslim- 12%, Christian- 3%, Sikh 2%, Buddhist, Jain, etc.- 1%. Main Cities: Bombay,Calcutta, Delhi (Capital city), Madras, Hyderabad,and Bangalore.
  6. 6. India’s Place in the World India
  7. 7. India’s Place in the World•Population1.21 Billion•23 major languages• 844 different dialects.•Hindi, spoken by about 45 per cent•Official language is Hindi and English.
  8. 8. INDIAN FLAG couragevigilance, truthand loyalty, peace andperseverance & honestyjustice hope, joy , fertility and love
  9. 9. Interesting facts•India 1/3 the size of the United States•Second most populous country in the world•India is the birthplace of chess•The decimal system was invented in India in 100 B.C.•The concept of zero as a number is also attributed to India
  10. 10. National Symbols
  11. 11. The Main Language for all the languages - Sanskrit
  12. 12. Hindi•Nepali•Bengali•Dzogkha•Kannada•Tamil•Malayalam•Urdu
  13. 13. The medium of education in India is mostly English in all the cities and towns. Most of theEducation system is run by the Franciscan, Jesuit, Dominican, Augustianian priests andnuns. The specific mission of these institutions is the Christian formation of the students,i.e. the training in Christian values enriching creativity and love of learning, right attitudesand interests and essential skills.The Catholic missionaries took to establishing schools, hospitals, and charitable institutionssuch as nursing homes, orphanages, and dispensaries.
  15. 15. Saree - Outfit
  16. 16. INDIAN WEDDING & BINDIArranged Marriage,Dowry, Henna and Bindi
  17. 17. Weddings Arranged Marriages prevail in India Christian wedding Muslim NikahHindu Wedding
  18. 18. Musical instrumentsSarangi, Tabla, damaru, dolak VeenaBansuri Shenayi, wedding Sarod instruments
  19. 19. D A N C E P OST U R E S
  20. 20. Kathakali ~ KeralaTYPES OF DANCES Odissi dance Bangra dance Mujra dance
  21. 21. The Himalayas are the worlds tallest mountains, towering more than five miles above sea level.Himalaya means "home of snow" because the tallest peaks of the Himalayas are always covered withsnow. The Himalayas include Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world
  22. 22. Two triangles Himalayan mountains Traditional Nepali color ~ red, blue ~ peaceMoon and sun royal family and the desire to live as long as the sun and the moon
  23. 23. BHUTAN
  24. 24. Three important festivals of NepalDashain Tihar Lhosar
  25. 25. Special food from Nepal Dhido Dal Bhath tarkari
  26. 26. Necklaces for wedding Kumari– decorated as diety ~ peopleNational worship as aflower of rep. to God ~Nepal - she will notRhododendron marry
  27. 27. Celebration of Teachers day at School
  28. 28. Nepali cultural attire
  29. 29. Goddess, Festival &Traditions Holi Durga poojaKali Dhami-traditional healer Saraswathi
  30. 30. District Head Quarters Building in Bhutan Traditional Clothing of Bhutanese girlVillage in Bhutan
  31. 31. Dashain Tikka on the wedding day to represent overpowering evil by Godly powerNecklaces Garland with dubo- sacred grass
  32. 32. PARENTUNIVERSIT Y THE END Poornima D’Souza School-Home Liaison School Falls School District.