The Indian culture repository currently has more than 12,000 Rare books, 80,000 e-books, more than 27,00,000 Archival documents, over 100,000 Photo Archives, almost 1,000 Gazetteers, about 15,00,000 images and sections on Musical Instruments of India, Cuisine of India. Apart from all this, there are very interesting curated stories from Indian history and heritage based on actual archival documents.
Snippets are short, easy to read stories on a wide range of topics from Indian history and culture ranging from historic events, legends associated with tangible and intangible heritage to interesting anecdotes from the lives of eminent personalities!
The Indian culinary repertoire reflects the cultural diversity of the country. The term “Indian food” denotes a mélange of flavors from different parts of the country and showcases centuries of cultural exchange with the far corners of the world. Here, on our portal, we are making a small effort of gradually building a treasure trove of information about the countless exquisite flavors of our country.
The Musical Instruments section of the Indian Culture department contains information about a range of instruments from across India. The Indian Culture department has researched and is happy to present information about the countless exquisite musical instruments of our country. The extent and diversity of such instruments is vast, and we will keep on adding to this section.