British Colonialism

Influence of British Colonialism and Freedom Struggle on Indian Art

Influence of colonialism and subsequent freedom struggle upon evolution of Indian art forms can be understood as follows: Indian Paintings The traditional Indian painting was versatile and was different in different parts of India. The art scene was so far dominated by images of Indian Gods, Goddesses, religious heroes etc. The British used the services […]


Factors Behind Development of Indian Nationalism

Indian nationalism developed not on the basis of religion, caste, regionalism or race but as result of the peculiar circumstances of the 19th century. The following factors contributed in the development of the Indian Nationalism: Historical Factors Among some western writers, there has been an assertion that India was never a nation in the “physical, […]