offers online booking of History and Culture of India and other tours in India.

Tours to India

Geography and Climate of India

History and Culture of India

Fairs and Festivals of India

India Travel Tips

Map of India

 Magical India Tours
Tours to Rajasthan

Tours to Rajasthan

India Beach Tours

 Tours to Goa 

India Wildlife Tours

 India Wildlife Tours 

India Tour Packages
  India Tours and Travel Package
  Magical India Tour Package
  North India Tour Package
  South India Tour Package
  India Honeymoon Tour Package
  Best Time to Visit in India
  India Wildlife Tour Package
Golden Triangle Tour Packages
  Goden Triangle Tour Package
  Golden Triangle & Rajasthan
  South India & Golden Triangle
  Golden Triangle with Nepal
  Golden Triangle & Khajuraho
  Golden Triangle with Varanasi
India Tour Itineraries
  Royal Rajasthan
  Tropical Paradise - Kerala
  Grand South India Tour
  Classical Journey
India Theme Tours
  India Beach Tours
  India Hill Station Tours
  India Wildlife Tours
  India Yoga Tours
India Tour Destinations
India State Tours
  Tours to Kerala
  Tours to Rajasthan
  Tours to Uttaranchal
  Tours to Delhi
India City Tours
  Tours to Mumbai
  Tours to Kolkata
  Tours to Chennai
  Tours to Hyderabad
Hotels in India
  Hotels in Delhi
  Hotels in Mumbai
  Hotels in Chennai
  Hotels in Kolkata
About Us Contact Us Tour Booking Hotel Booking Flight Booking Car Rentals Disclaimer Sitemap
Home »» History and Culture of India
History and Culture of India

India is a land of ancient civilization, with cities and villages, cultivated fields, and great works of art dating back to 4,000 years. India's high population density and variety of social, economic, and cultural configurations are the products of a long process of regional expansion.

India is a country of great diversity. The ethnic diversity of the country can be seen in the variety of languages and dialects used in India. Indians speak almost 17 major languages and 900 dialects. Down South, the Dravidian language family alone consists of 23 languages.

Many of the famous civilizations of the ancient era originated and thrived in India, such as the Mesopotamian, Chinese, Egyptians, Greek and the Mayan. The earliest known civilization is India is the Indus Valley Civilization that thrived in two principal towns namely Mohenjodaro and Harappa. The ruins of this civilization, which originated way back in the 3000 BC, can still be seen.

It was found from the ruins of Indus valley, that the Harappans cultivated wheat, peas, barley etc., and also used domestic animal like goat, camels, humped bull etc. Trade was an important activity of the civilization and the many seals discovered from the site confirm it. The Harappan culture declined by around 1700 BC due to repeated flooding of its towns located on the riverbanks and other ecological changes.

Aryans migrated to India in around 1500 BC from the Central Asian region. The Aryans developed Sanskrit language written in Devanagri script and also shaped the Indian culture. The Hindu culture evolved out of the inter mingling of indigenous Dravidian peoples and Aryan-speaking nomads. From Nature Worship to developing Vedas, this civilization offered much to India. Caste system evolved in India with Aryans and great epics Ramayana and Mahabharata also are likely to have occurred during this period.

Later, India was ruled by many empires, both insiders and attackers from far off places ruled and benefited from the riches of India. Islam spread across the subcontinent starting in the eighth century A.D. From the 17th century to the mid-20th century India was the pride of the British Empire. Finally, Indians won nationhood in 1947 under the guidance of Mahatma Gandhi.

The rich heritage, varied culture, many religions and languages of country is the result of the invasions and coming and settling of the outsiders. These people bought with them new culture, which got mingled with the existing once. offers online booking of History and Culture of India and other tours in India. Please fill in the form below, to book your tour and for other related information.

(* represents compulsory fields)
* Name :  
* Your Country :  
* Phone : (Include Country/Area Code)  
* E-Mail Address :  
* Tentative Date of Travel:  
Duration of Travel in India (Approx.):  
No. of People Travelling:   Adult       Children
* Any specific requirements:
* Enter The Code As Shown Below:

B-92, IInd Floor, Panchsheel Vihar, Malviya Nagar, New Delhi-110017 (India)
Tel: +91-11-29542689, Fax: +91-11-29542688, E-mail :
Website :

SEO Services IndiaCopyright © Magical India Tours. All Rights Reserved
Site Developed & Promoted by e Trade Services