Caste marriages constitute the vast majority of marriages even when castes are ignored. It dispenses with all values. India is a spiritual country where people believe in spiritualism. Rather it is precisely on account of it that they realise that the discourse of modernity is utterly different to anything they have studied and there is simply no way in which they can communicate with it. In contrast, modern culture thrives on change. At this stage of our discussion it is important to raise the question: To what extent the Indian modernity carries universal characteristics of European modernity? There is a deep sadness in observing its slow death another poignant connection with Varanasi, since death here does not lead to rebirth and perhaps, even more so, in belonging to a class that has perpetrated its murder.
This use of tradition, which can breathe a new life into it, the author would seek to prevent at all costs. Its best products are frequently as good as the best in the world, its orientation is cosmopolitan. We can see culture here in everything like dance, fashion, artistry, music, behavior, social norms, food, architecture, dressing sense, etc. Tradition and Modernity in Europe Europeans are well known for their firm traditions and their unwillingness to shift from old to new world ideals and changes. Perhaps not everyone knows that Indian culture is one of the oldest, richest and most diverse cultures in the world.
This is a valid argument, but the conclusion is wrong in my view because the author has not taken all the circumstances into account. Rituals have been extraneous to it and so have been castes. You could imitate it or change it. We should never use harsh, angered and indecent language and keep our body healthy and clean. You cannot separate how you treat your trade partners from how you treat your cousins if they are the same people. Perhaps Europe could be defined by the very modernity of its traditions. Subsequent to the exit of the British, this class retained its power and continued in their role as interpreters of modernity for the traditional world from which they became alienated.
Obedience to rulers, as such, we do not find amongst the typical virtues: but it is inculcated elsewhere. Similarly at the time of death of father, the son only would light the fire and would also perform all the rituals to ensure that the soul of the dead obtains peace after death. Unlike the flight attendant, however, tradition does not rumble for him underneath a forced veneer of modernity. It indicates the way people live in the society. The winds of change have swept away many old, traditional and useless concepts and values.
We should not ape the West and run after such of their values, manners and traditions which do not suit our culture, human values and ideals. Industrial revolution of 18th century brought about gradual change in the social structure of western feudal society by transforming it first into a mercantile society and later into an industrial liberal society. Various religions here have their origin from very old age almost five thousand years. It is simply unable to gain entry into the contemporary intellectual space occupied by modernity. Namdeva, Tukaram, Mirabia, kabir etc. The nuclear families are on the increase. Religion is something we treasure because not only we believe in a leader that will guide us to have our brightest futures, but when we have it, nothing can take it away from us.
. This tragic state of affairs has now become unbearable not only for all those caught up in its vortex, but even for those watching from their safe havens in the West. There is no room either for hypocrisy, cynicism or complacent. Inuit Eskimo culture would not survive as well in the Sahara. They also respect seniors in the family whose advice is a high priority.
Traditionally caste in Hinduism is hereditary but originally it was not. Working women are increasing in number. The two pictures shown in class may be used here to explain the above definition. Some of the major religions of country are Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Jainism, Shikhism, and Zoroastrianism. Nothing is taken on trust; the phenomena can be explained only by establishing relationship of cause and effect. Long and Short Essay on Indian Culture in English India is a country of rich culture where people of more than one religious cultures lives together.
These concepts are opposed to the traditional nature and structure of Indian society. On the other hand, even if he realises that obedience is necessarily required for the social text of tradition to work, he will not have enough confidence in its goodness to make a demand for authoritarianism. People here believe in Yoga, meditation and other spiritual activities. By 1980s, it became clear through the works of Louis Dumont that Indian society cannot be studied without reference to its traditions. But sometimes they are essential for common men to establish some contact in some manner with God the Creator. If he prepared the plant's leaves a certain way, and drank the tea that resulted, it would make the pain in his stomach go away.