Composite Culture Of India and its Feature

What is Culture?

Culture is nothing but the thoughts and behavior of people that is influenced by values, beliefs, customs, habits and etc.

Composite Culture Of India

  • Indian culture is never about assimilation, but it is about Accommodation.
  • It is a synthesis of many cultures.
  • Indian culture is not Hindu culture, rather a composite culture that finds continuity from past till present.

Features of Composite Culture

  • Tolerance
  • Unity in Diversity
  • Sustainable development
  • Emphasis on duty/dharma “Satyam Shivam Sundaram”
  • Theory of Karma – Karmayoga – foundation for happiness
  • Impact of Islam
  • Impact of British rule – Westernization

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