Topic: Indian Culture will cover the salient aspects of Art forms, Literature and Architecture from ancient to modern times.
1) To what extent it is correct to say that development of Indian music is a story of a transformation from spiritualism to emotive affairs? Discuss the factors which influenced Indian music throughout its history.(250 words)
Art and culture by Nitin Singhania
Why this question:
The question aims to discuss the transition Music as an art has taken from spiritualism to emotional aspects.
Key demand of the question:
Trace the evolution of music as an art in the Indian society.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
Discuss in brief the importance of music and its genesis in India.
Discussion should detail upon the genesis of music as an artform, and one must possibly trace its evolution through history, in what way it changed progressively and evolved from spiritualism to emotional affairs of individuals and public life.
Conclude with significance of Music as an immortal artform which is in continuous transformation with passage of time.