Welcome to the Culture Section of General Knowledge. Culture is depicted as the social behaviour and norms found in human society. Here you can learn about various cultural aspects, including arts, paintings, music, dance, food, people, festivals, institutions and technology.
Go through all the topics to know about the various cultural aspects of Indian Society.
What is Culture?
Culture is the arts, customs and social behaviour of a particular people or society. In human societies, cultural aspects come in various forms of expression and physical activities. Some of the common cultural elements include arts and literature, customs, dressings, architectural style, food, traditions, and religious beliefs.
The population of India is vast and varied. People belonging to various religious faiths live here. In this vast country, there are various religious communities like the Hindus, the Muslims, the Sikhs, the Jains, the Buddhists, and the Christians. Not only this, but people speaking different languages from different regions also live here.
Thus, there is great diversity in this country in language, religion and culture. The people belonging to different communities follow different customs and rituals. But some cultural aspects are common for all, like arts and literature, paintings, music, dance, singing, games, technologies, food and clothing.
About Indian Culture and Traditions
Forts of India
The Forts of India are monuments that are popular and well-known and bear the stories of the political vicissitudes of India.
The Cities of India represent centuries of culture and depict its own story in its own way. The popular cities of India are Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Patna, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Thanjavur, Varanasi and others.
Food and Culture
The “India Food” provides you with countless favours across various parts of the country.
You can also check the Indian Culture Portal by the Government of India.