Historical past of Hindu India: Metropolis and Village Life


This historical past music video: “Metropolis and Village Life. is a tune for youngsters meant to enhance the second of our in style Historical past of Hindu India documentaries, “Hindu India: 300 to 1100ce.” The documentary and tune, the second of three for this time interval, neatly complement the examine of India and the Hindu faith in American center faculties. A simple method for college students to get a fast overview of life in India’s citys and villages throughout this time, together with the varied occupations, enterprise life, political system, household life together with organized marriage,

Produced by HinduismToday
Music: Aks and Lakshmi (
Lyrics: Dragan Stojkovski
Video and subtitles: Igro Burenkov (,
Flute: V.Ok. Raman

Full Historical past Collection Playlist:

Half One, Tune One, “Let’s Go Again 6,000 Years:”
Half One, Tune Two, “That is What Hindus Consider”
Half One, Tune Three, “Hindus Love Celebrations”
Half Two, Tune One, “Ten Centuries of Progress”

From Historic Occasions:
300 to 1000ce:
1000 to 1850 ce:
1850 to 1947:
1947 to Current:

Purchase the Historical past of Hindu India Textbook: past-Hindu-Satguru-Bodhinatha-Veylanswami/dp/1934145386/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1451424169&sr=8-1&key phrases=historical past+of+hindu+india

“The Historical past of Hindu India” (Half Two), “Hindu India: 300 to 1100 ce” was developed by the editors of Hinduism Right now journal in collaboration with Dr. Shiva Bajpai, Professor Emeritus of Historical past, California State College Northridge. It’s meant to supply an genuine presentation of the historical past of India and Hinduism to be used in American center and highschool courses, in addition to Hindu temple examine teams and common shows on the Hindu faith and historical past.

Protecting Indian historical past from 300 to 1100 ce, this 17 minute documentary relies on the second chapter of the textbook, “The Historical past of Hindu India,” printed in 2011. It opens with magnificent footage of the famed Kailasanatha Temple in Maharashtra, then presents the political historical past of India at a time when a 3rd of the world’s inhabitants lived there. It explores the Gupta Empire, the Huna invasions, the visits of Buddhist monks Faxian and Xuanzang, the preliminary incursions of Arab Muslim armies within the eighth century, and the rise of the nice Chola kingdom of South India. Metropolis and village life is described, together with marriage arranging and jati, the joint household construction. This era additionally witnessed the start of the Bhakti Motion and the development of 1000’s of well-known and nonetheless lively Hindu temples.

For extra data and for sophistication lesson plans based mostly on the e-book, go to This documentary is directed and produced by Sushma Khadepaun; produced and narrated by Roger (Raj) Narayan. Funded by the Uberoi Basis, Institute for Curriculum Development, this movie could also be freely distributed for instructional functions.


Show More

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker