PSIR DeepAnalysis

April 1 topic and previous year’s questions

Indian Culture – Salient aspects of Art Forms from ancient to modern times

Main 2013

Discuss the ‘Tandava’ dance as recorded in early Indian inscriptions

Main 2015

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.

Main 2016

Early Buddhist Stupa-art, while depicting folk motifs and narratives successfully expounds Buddhist ideals. Elucidate

Main 2017

How do you justify the view that the level of excellence of the Gupta numismatic art is not at all noticeable in later times?

Main 2018

Safeguarding the Indian art heritage is the need of the moment. Discuss.

Main 2019

 Highlight the Central Asian and Greco-Bactrian elements in the Gandhara art.