THE WORLD WIDE WEB OFFERS REMARKABLE RESOURCES ON INDIA
Below are the links supplied by class members. If you feel that the annotations
need revision or find any problems, please let me know.
REMEMBER, when you
use these links you must use your brower's BACK function to return to
- This a link to the course resource
page at Cline Library.
The Indira Gandhi Centre for the Arts. This
is an excellent place to
begin a search in South Asian Humanities.
- This is
open letter from Gail Omvedt to Arundhati Roy. It concerns the daming of the Narmada. Careful
reading of it and the responses will give important insights.
site provides a brief introduction to the Sardar Sarovar Dam Project, numeroud
links and resources, statistics on other damming project planned for the Narmada,
and information on various anti-dam organizations. Helpful in simplifying some of
the information on the dam projects for paper IV.
A site devoted to the cultural heritage of South Asia.
a lot of information pertaining to Hinduism. The site discusses general Hindu
beliefs, gods and goddesses, festivals, fasts, and puja. The site also
contains a hyperlink to an Hindu calendar
This is the homepage of "Islamic Voice" which is published monthly at
Bangalore. The site contains articles centering on the Islamic-Indian culture
basic site about India with pages dealing with the visual arts and
music. It is very commercial.
This site allows one to find numerous other sites about India on
such topics as government, society, arts, education and many more.
A good local site for us beginners who are looking for current sites
and links concerning India which we can apply to our class. Also a good site
because not only is the creator of the site from India, but he is also local
and a very willing and resourcefull teaching!.
Good Site for Maps
NAU Asian Studies Web Site.
CHECK IT OUT!
Collection of pictures of Hindu Deities which the class may have not seen
Would you like to buy a painting of a Hindu Deity?
"The Dances of India" Provides history on role of dance in Indian society
as well as information on India's theatre, fine arts, and folk dance. Decent
introduction to the performing arts of India. Highlight is all of the color
Impressive website with lots of information on India's dance, music, fine
arts along with a "misc." category (pupretry, yoga). Easy to access and to
is both educational and interesting. There are a variety of activities, stories,
and poems. It also contains some news stories and historical
This website has 7 images of religious art. Four of the images are
depicting Krishna. Each image is shown full page and has a link to the accompaning