Indian Culture and Tradition
India is one of the most populous countries in the world. India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture, eating, and dressing are of one kind in one area. But nevertheless, there is a general unity between them. The culture of India is a combination of all these diverse regional cultures and customs for a few millennia-old.
There are more Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists, Jains, and Sikhs in India. Hindu festivals are more commonly seen in the people of India, especially in Dandu. Watching movies on holiday, listening to music is an old practice.
Indian civilization is about eight thousand years old. Civilization also has a written history of two and a half thousand years. For this reason, some historians consider this civilization "the oldest living civilization in the world. "Indian religions, yoga and Indian food - these elements of Indian civilization have had a profound effect on the whole world.
India's constitution gives 22 languages the status of an official language. Besides, some other languages are quite prevalent in some areas like Bangla, Tamil, Urdu. However, roughly 45% of Indians are Hindi-speaking. India's mother tongue is several hundred. According to SIL International, the number of them is 415. All states have the freedom to decide their own official language.
India is the origin of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism. These four religions together are known as Indian religions. 80% of India's people are followers of Hinduism. 13% of human religion is Islam, Christian (2.3%), Sikh (1.9%), Buddhist (0.8%), Jain (0.4%), Jewish, Persian, and Baha'i. The religious differences between the people of India are not seen in any other country in the world. The influence of people's faith in the society and culture of this country is profound.
Normally Indian men's wear dresses are pants, Jeans, shirts, Tea-Shirts, lungi, dhoti, Panjabi, Sherwani, Coti, Coat, etc. Normally Indian females wear dresses are salwar kameez, Sari, Anarkali Suit, Skirt, Jeans, Dupatta, Lehenga, Pants & Capris, etc.
Modern Indian cuisine is characterized by a variety of flavors and regional dishes. Indian Normal Foods is Rice, bread, various types of Curry, fish, chicken, beef, vegetables, mutton, Vegetarian, Yogurt, sweets, etc.
Indian's national game is hockey. But India's most popular sport is cricket. Another game is Football, field hockey, lawn tennis, golf and chess, basketball, Kabaddi, Volleyball.