Category Archives: India

Rail Tourism in India and Pakistan (from the site of Salman Rashid)

Railways is among the more enduring legacies of the British Raj in the subcontinent. There is virtually an inexhaustible body of extremely interesting lore and history of the building of this great system of transportation discussed in a few excellent books and … Continue reading

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India’s Fairs and Festivals :India’s USP as a Tourism Product

In India culture is our high point from Tourism point of view, our unique selling preposition(USP) is our culture. Our fairs and festivals are integral part of our culture. Here is  a small list of fairs and festivals . They … Continue reading

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Peopling Process of India: Technology and Occupational Change

India is a country remarkable for its diversity; biological and human. The biological diversity owes itself to the country’s position at the trijunction of the African, the northern Eurasian and the Oriental realm; its great variety of environmental regimes, and … Continue reading

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Mughals Made India Rich

Unlike Europeans, the Mughals came to India as conquerors but remained as Indians not colonists. They subsumed their identity as well as the group’s identity with India and became inseparable from it, says professor Mukhia, giving rise to an enduring … Continue reading

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