Virtual Field Trip to
Incredible India
Seventh Grade – Language Arts
“Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” Unit and
Expository Writing Unit
Facts and Photos
of India
AMAZING INDIA FACTS
Click buttons below for photographs of India.
The Western
Desert
The
Himalayas
The IndoGangetic Plain
The
Deccan
Punjab
Rajasthan
Delhi
Regions and States
Clickable maphttp://www.tourindia.c
om/htm/indmap2.htm
State of Gujarat
State of Jammu
and Kashmir
Visit the cities of
Bangalore, Delhi,
Agra
National Symbols
Website – http://tourindia.com
– FLAG
– National Calendar
– BIRD
– EMBLEM
– ANIMAL
– ANTHEM
– TREE
– SONG
– FLOWER
– SPORT
– FRUIT
The Many Languages of India
National Languages
There are many different Indian languages
spoken by more than a million people.
English is spoken as a second language by
more than ten million Indians. Languages
website
Culture
Indian Culture.
Know India
The Story of the
Saree
Indian Religion
Festivals of India
The Indian Wedding
Ethnic groups
The Taj Mahal
Click here for the history of the Taj Mahal.
Click here for more information on the Taj Mahal.
British Rule in India
India was ruled by the British and Indians were the subjects of a British Empire
ruled by King of England. In 15th August 1947, India attained Independence and
power passed into the hands of Indian people from the British rulers. Patriotic
Indians waged a powerful struggle under the leadership of Mahatma Gandhi &
other Indian leaders to make India country a free nation
British empire in India
Mahatma Gandhi
Click here for
The Story of Gandhi –
by Ramanbhai Soni
For Mahatma Gandhi's
Biography click here.
The Courage of Gandhi:
Click for a discourse on
the spirit of Nonviolence.
Quiz On
Gandhi
Rudyard Kipling
Born: December 30, 1865, Bombay, India.
Died: January 18, 1936, London, England.
Awarded the Nobel prize in literature, 1907.
Parents: Lockwood and Alice Kipling.
Rudyard Kipling author of “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi” and the
Jungle Book. Click on his name to read his biography.
How the Leopard Got His
Spots -- a story also written
by Rudyard Kipling. Click on
the title and read the short
story.
India’s Government
Click here to learn about the government
http://presidentofindia.nic.in/govern.html
Click here to see all of the Political parties of India
–"Thinking should become your capital
asset, no matter whatever ups and downs
you come across in your life."
Click here for the President of India’s website
http://presidentofindia.nic.in/welcome.html
DR. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM
Indian Cuisine
Food -Most Indian cuisines are related by similar usage of spices.
Often, Indian cooking is distinguished by the use of a larger
variety of vegetables than many other well-known cuisines.
Within these recognizable similarities, there is an enormous
variety of local styles. Click on the word food to read more
about Indian Cuisine
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Virtual Field Trip to Incredible India