Heritage Education in India




Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage
 


Youngintach Forum
Natural Heritage Water
Water
Harvesting


The historical background of water harvesting in India and the activities based on traditional systems
Useful for history, geography and environment science teacher

Water Forum
(Paani Panchayat)

How to plan a mock panchayat for middle school students
Useful for the geography teacher and a must for the civics teacher. Also useful for planning a street play

Traditional Water Drinks
(Jal Josh)

How to make traditional water drinks
Useful for the home science and hobby teacher. Can be made by students for the school canteen on any one day

Indian Seasons
(Sravan Bhadra)

Seasons according to the Indian calendar. Can be used for the school assembly showing dances for each season. Could include music of Tagore for this
Useful for the art, geography and music teacher

Ocean
Police


A simple proactive ocean conservation game

The Water of
Life


A Water poem - Useful for assemblies

Water
Worksheet


MYTHS - Rivers of India

This interesting and informative worksheet gives you a chance to list down some known myths related to rivers in India.
For Social Science and Language teachers

River Brahmaputra - A Case Study

The Brahmaputra is a unique river with many names and it plays an important role in the lives of the people. This worksheet gives information and activities for students.
Useful for the History, Geography and Biology teachers

Borra Caves

These unique limestone caves are found in Andhra Pradesh

River Sutlej- A Case Study

Learn about this mighty river.A tributary of the Indus rising from a lake called Rakshastal in the Tibetan Plateau.It is believed that in the past the river originated from the Manasarovar Lake, which is very sacred to the Hindus.

Panch Prayag

Learn about the Panch Prayags of the Ganga river system.Each Prayag is unique in its own way and the headstreams joining at each Prayag becomes the sacred Ganga river.

River Godavari- A Case Study

Said to originate at Trimbakeshwar this river is so important that it is also referred to as the Dakshin Ganga

River Krishna- A Case Study

River Krishna is the longest river in the south The word Krishna means ‘black’ or ‘dark (feminine)’ in Sanskrit it is also called the Krishnaveni

Chilika Lake- A Case Study

Chilika is the largest brackish water lake in Asia and also the second largest lake in the world. The lake stretches over the Puri, Khurda and Ganjam districts on the east coast of India. It is home to a wide variety of endangered plants and animals.

Lesser Known Rivers Sabarmati

Learn about this river of Gujarat

Lesser Known Rivers Saraswati a Historical River

This is a fascinating river which has disappeared but we have no forgotten it!

Lesser Known Rivers Damodar

Damodar was referred to as the Sorrow of Bengal and today plays a major role in industry and agriculture

River Mahanadi- A Case Study

Learn about this great river of Odisha.This river forms an interesting delta too

Waterfalls South India

Learn the formation and distribution of some of the waterfalls of the south

Gorges of The Deccan Peninsula


Save Our Rivers

The Might Ganga

Save Our Rivers

Yamuna

Save Our Rivers

Godavari

Save Our Rivers

Teesta

Water Harvesting In India

North Eastern India

Water Harvesting In India

Artificial Lakes Of Ladakh

Story of Water
(Paani Ki Kahani)

How to do an interesting study of a river, lake and explore its myth too. Example taken is the Yamuna River
A must for the geography and environment science teacher

Haiku on
Water


Using water as an inspiration for creative expressions
Useful for the language, geography and environment science teacher .Interesting for elocution, assembly, competion theme, the class board also

The Narmada
Project


Debate-Taking the Narmada as a case study to debate on th
scale dams vs small dams in India
Important for the language, geography and environment science teacher

Save
Our Seas


Facts and activities on marine and marine life
Useful for the language , geography, environment science and art teacher

River
Study


A simple worksheet based on the study of your local river

Water
Quotes


Useful for debates, assemblies, plan discussions


Rivers Teesta - A Case Study

Learn about this powerful river.Did you know that is just one year 1787 the river changed its course to join the Ganga while earlier it joined the Brahmaputra!

Dal Lake- A Case Study

The Dal Lake is referred to as “Jewel in the crown of Kashmir".It is mentioned as Mahasarit ‘Maha’ meaning big and ‘Sarit’ meaning river; in ancient Sanskrit texts.

Vembanad Lake- A Case Study

The largest lake in Kerala,locally called Vembanad Kayal or Vembanad Kol, Kayal in Malayalam means Lake. It is known for its backwaters and boating, fishing and sightseeing.

Sambhar Lake- A Case Study

The Sambhar Lake is India’river-chilika rikaargest salt water lake located close to Jaipur

Majuli Island

Majuli or Majoli Islands is the largest river island in the world on the Brahmaputra River.

Lesser Known River Periyar

Learn about this interesting river of Kerala

Lesser Known Rivers Luni

Learn about this ephemeral river of Rajasthan

Lesser Known Rivers Mandovi

Learn about this river of Goa

Lesser Known Rivers Barak

Barak is a major river of North eastern India flowing across the states of Assam,Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura and Nagaland and then enters Bangladesh

River Yamuna A Case Study

Learn about this river its past, myth and its present status.What is being done to control pollution and is that enough?

Waterfalls North India

Learn the formation and distribution of some of the waterfalls of the rth

Gorges of The Himalayan Region


Save Our Rivers

Mithi

Save Our Rivers

Adyar

Save Our Rivers

Kosi

Save Our Rivers

Rivers of Arunachal Pradesh

Water Harvesting In India

Old City Ahmedabad

Water Harvesting In India

South India

 


 

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