India Education and Pastimes. Caroline Brosnan, Una O’Toole, Carolyn Roos, Damon Devani, Aria Lowenhaupt. Public Vs. Private. Private: Indian parents strive to provide a private school education to their children Aren’t many spots in the private schools
India Education and Pastimes
Caroline Brosnan, Una O’Toole, Carolyn Roos, Damon Devani, Aria Lowenhaupt
International private schools-
Haveli School - rural school in Northern India
A Bazaar is a permanent area designed as a marketplace, housing any number of various vendors.
They were central to highly populated area’s all over India prior to industrialization.
The western retail mall now competes with bazaars, both featuring similar advantages:
The key difference lies in the way each runs its business. In a bazaar, haggling and trading are commonplace.
A mall on the other hand is typically more formal, non-negotiable price point being the standard.
1721: Game introduced by British Sailors
1888: Parsis beats British on Indian soil
- Unites country
-Important people play → Popularize sport
-Often considered a “religion”
-Sport everyone can enjoy
-80% of International Cricket Money
-National Sport of India
-1928: First Olympic Gold Medal
-Has 8 Gold medals in total
-First club: 1885-1886: In Calcutta
-Brought over by the British
-After 8 medals: Team “falls” - Other teams becoming better
-Game of the People
-1918: Gains national status
-Over time: More sophisticated: Strategies
-1950: Kabbadi Federation of India founded
-Different rules, different places
- “Raider” attacks “Antis” - Holding breath
-Unknown origin: Pre-historic v. 4-5,000 years
-Used to develop defense/attack skills
-More popular now
- Originated in India:
-1951: All India Chess
-Grandchess master at 15 (2012)
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