April 1 topic and previous year’s questions
Indian Culture – Salient aspects of Art Forms from ancient to modern times
Discuss the ‘Tandava’ dance as recorded in early Indian inscriptions
culture related question
The ancient civilization in Indian sub-continent differed from those of Egypt, Mesopotamia and Greece in that its culture and traditions have been preserved without a breakdown to the present day. Comment.
Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives successfully expounds Buddhist ideals. Elucidate
How do you justify the view that the level of excellence of the Gupta numismatic art is not at all noticeable in later times?
Safeguarding the Indian art heritage is the need of the moment. Discuss.
Highlight the Central Asian and Greco-Bactrian elements in the Gandhara art.