Throughout this book you will understand the many coloured thread that make up our rich heritage. Get to know about our rich history and culture, how many festivals there are and how they are celebrated; what are the languages and where are they spoken; which is the driest spot in the country and which is the wettest of all; who built the Taj Mahal; where is the lotus Temple; which is the business Capital of country; what are names of all the Indian Prime Ministers and Presidents of India and so on.
Anurag Mehta is an author and publisher of childrens’s books. An Economic (Hons) graduate from Delhi University Anurag’s first book was ‘ Glorious History of India for Children’. The Book became an instant best seller selling over several many times till now.
My Books not only entertain children with their interesting narration and superb illustrations, but also inculcate practical wisdom and values in children to help them face day to day challenges of life, says Anurag.
Anurag has written over 40 books for children which are published under his company Nita Mehta Publications having done a course in computation animation and design, he founded the company, Nita Mehta Publications.
Currently he is the CEO of Nita Mehta Group which has interests in Publishing, cooking institutes, restaurants and food products.
As they used to say: History is about chaps and geography about maps,” but I am sure you will agree that the description of a country requires much more than that! You want to know ho many festivals there are and how they are celebrated; what are the languages and where are they spoken which is the driest spot and which the wettest of all; who built the Taj Mahal; where is the Lotus Temple; which is the business capital of the country; what does Union Territory mean; what are the names of all the Indian prime Ministers and President and so on. India’s history is like a great river of time. We start more than 5000 years ago, with the Indus Valley Civilization History uses A.D. and B.C. with Dates, meaning the years’ before Christ (B.C.) and the years After Christ (Anno Domini, A.D.). Through this book you will understand the many-coloured threads that make up our rich heritage, and make us proud of who we are.
|History of India||6|
|Indus Valley civilization||6|
|the Mauryan Empire||12|
|The Brave Rajputs||18|
|The Delhi Sultanate||20|
|the Mughal Empire||25|
|the Brave Marathas||30|
|The British in India||33|
|The Revolt Against rule||36|
|Religions of India||43|
|Festivals of India||57|
|Purim & Pesah||66|
|Navratri & Durga Puja||83|
|Geography and Culture||94|
|States and Culture||97|
|Jammu & Kasmir||111|
|Andaman & Nicobar Islands||153|
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||156|
|Daman and Diu||157|
|India Becomes a Republic||168|
|India's National Symbols||170|
|Presidents of India||175|
|Prime Ministers of India||176|
Item Code: NAH718 Author: Anurag Mehta Cover: Paperback Edition: 2016 Publisher: Nita Mehta Prakashan ISBN: 9788176762373 Language: English Size: 9.5 inch X 7.5 inch Pages: 176 (Throughout Color Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 455 gms