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Subject: So. Studies/Sciences: Geography/Cultures

Daily Life and People in India Series

This is an epic collection of very special encounters with Indian culture across the entire subcontinent. Through their daily activities, artwork, celebrations, and rituals, the men and women of India help us to understand their country and to appreciate its diversity and vitality. Indians are both mystical and pragmatic. Click for more



Unemployment is not a social ill affecting Indian society. While the country can proudly lay claim to having the world's best computer scientists, it has also managed to preserve thousands of other professions, from some of the humblest to some of the most prestigious professions in this world. Nilsson sculpts statues of gods all year long in Kolkata (Calcutta). In the city of Tirumalai, Subramanyan shaves heads in reverence to his god. In Palatina, Santosh carries rich Jains' pilgrims on his shoulders, and in Kerala, known as the "Venice of the East," Mathew sails ferries across one of its beautiful green lagoon. 98/08DE IJSCA 52 min.
Also See: India: Kolkata (Calcutta) - The City of Classical Contrasts; Canton, China and Kolkata (Calcutta), India; India: Kochi (Cochin) and Kumarakum - The Backwaters of Kerala

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