NIOS-223: Indian Culture and Heritage

Gyaniversity Education
Last Update 2 April 2024
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About This Course

Welcome to the fascinating eLearning course on “Indian Culture and Heritage” for NIOS students of Class 10.

Get ready to embark on a journey that will unveil the rich tapestry of India’s diverse and ancient legacy.

Discover the essence of our nation’s heritage through engaging video lessons, where expert educators will delve into the main topics like Culture, History and Culture through the Ages, Languages and Literature, Religion and Philosophy, Painting, Performing Arts and Architecture, Science and Technology, Education, and Social Structure.

Our interactive platform offers an array of exciting features to enhance your learning experience. Dive into thought-provoking quizzes that will test your understanding and reinforce key concepts. Tackle stimulating assignments that encourage critical thinking and creative expression.

To aid your learning, we provide a comprehensive free guidebook, a valuable resource packed with essential information and insights. Additionally, our exam help section will equip you with valuable tips and strategies to excel in your assessments.

Immerse yourself in India’s cultural riches, and with our user-friendly interface, learning becomes both interesting and simple. Join us on this enthralling expedition to explore the roots of our nation’s extraordinary heritage. Let’s begin this inspiring journey together!


Learning Objectives

Culture: An Introduction
Indian Culture
Ancient India
Medieval India
Modern India
Indian Languages and Literature-I
Indian Languages and Literature-II
Religion and Philosophy in ancient India
Religion and Philosophy in Medieval India
Religious Reform Movements in Modern India
Indian Painting
Performing Arts: Music, Dance and Drama
Indian Architecture
Science and Technology in India
Scientists of Ancient India
Science and Scientists of Medieval India
Scientists of Modern India
Education in India
Indian Social Structure
Socio-Cultural Issues in Contemporary India
Spread of Indian Culture Abroad

Material Includes

  • Animated Video Lessons
  • Practice Quizzes
  • Previous Year Question Papers
  • Gyaniversity Guidebook
  • Q&A with Teachers
  • Important Exam Strategy
  • Guess Paper: Important Qs
  • Custom Graded Assignments
  • University Textbook
  • Mock Tests
  • Bonus Course Content


  • Watch the video lessons carefully. Make notes as required.
  • Test your knowledge with our quizzes and mock tests.
  • Refer to the Gyaniversity Guide book for solved previous year Q&A
  • Submit an optional assignment and get it evaluated by a teacher.

Target Audience

  • NIOS Class 10 Students
  • State Board Class 10 Students


30 Lessons

Course Introduction and Exam Strategy

This section serves as an introduction to the course and provides valuable insights into the features of this online course and effective exam strategies for studying this subject. Go through this section carefully to make the best of this course.
Question Paper Pattern00:1:39
Example of a Solved Question Paper
Guess Paper: List of Most Important Questions00:1:40
Acing Your NIOS Exams: Strategies for Success00:2:27

Module 1: Culture

Culture shapes the very fabric of society, and understanding its significance is essential. In this topic, we'll embark on an exploration of Culture, beginning with its fundamental concepts. From there, we'll immerse ourselves in the captivating realm of Indian Culture, discovering its unique traditions and practices. Join us in this enriching journey to broaden your horizons and gain a deeper appreciation for the diverse cultures that color our world.

Module 2: History and Culture through the Ages

In this topic, we'll embark on an intriguing journey through time, exploring Ancient India, the glory of Medieval India, and the transformative era of Modern India. Discover the remarkable civilizations, art, traditions, and societal changes that have shaped our world today. Get ready to delve into the past and gain a profound understanding of the historical and cultural threads that connect us to our roots.

Module 3: Languages and Literature

In this topic, we'll explore the richness of Indian Languages and Literature across two intriguing segments. Discover the profound influence of language on culture and society, and delve into the mesmerizing world of literary masterpieces. Unravel the nuances of expression and creativity as we traverse through the realms of Indian languages and their timeless literary treasures. Get ready to be inspired by the linguistic power of words!

Module 4: Religion and Philosophy

Delve into the ancient wisdom of India, the philosophical musings of the medieval era, and the transformative religious reform movements of modern times. Uncover the spiritual beliefs, philosophical ideas, and their impact on society and culture. Join us as we decipher the eternal questions and profound insights that have shaped the course of humanity's spiritual journey. Let's set out on this enlightening quest together!

Module 5: Painting, Performing Arts and Architecture

In this topic, we'll explore the exquisite beauty of Indian painting, the mesmerizing charm of music, dance, and drama, and the architectural wonders that adorn our nation. Immerse yourself in the colors, melodies, and structural marvels that reflect India's artistic heritage. From brush strokes to rhythmic beats and architectural splendor, let's discover the diverse artistic expressions that enrich our culture. Let the creativity unfold!

Module 6: Science and Technology

This topic will take you on a journey through the remarkable advancements of ancient, medieval, and modern India. Discover the ingenious minds behind groundbreaking innovations and scientific achievements that have shaped our world. From ancient scholars to modern visionaries, we'll unravel the rich legacy of Indian contributions to science and technology. Let's dive into the realms of discovery and innovation, where knowledge knows no bounds.

Module 7: Education

This topic will unravel the evolution of our nation's educational system. Explore the milestones, reforms, and visionaries who have shaped the way we learn. From ancient centers of learning to modern institutions, we'll delve into the transformation of education in India. Get ready to be inspired by the power of knowledge and the role it plays in shaping our society.

Module 8: Social Structure

This topic will navigate you through the depths of Indian Social Structure, understanding its dynamics and significance. Explore contemporary socio-cultural issues that shape India today. Moreover, we'll trace the fascinating journey of Indian culture beyond our borders, exploring its global impact. Uncover the threads that bind society together and witness the cultural diaspora. Let's explore the fabric of society, where traditions and change coexist in harmony.

Bonus Course Content

This section offers valuable resources to supplement your learning. Access the free Gyaniversity guide book, previous year question papers, and university textbooks. Test your knowledge with a mock test and complete an optional assignment which will be evaluated by our Explore the Bonus Course Content and unlock your full potential!


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Class 10
30 lectures

Material Includes

  • Animated Video Lessons
  • Practice Quizzes
  • Previous Year Question Papers
  • Gyaniversity Guidebook
  • Q&A with Teachers
  • Important Exam Strategy
  • Guess Paper: Important Qs
  • Custom Graded Assignments
  • University Textbook
  • Mock Tests
  • Bonus Course Content
Enrollment validity: Lifetime

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