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Learn Plumbing Skills
Modern plumbing as a trade is the arranging and running of pipes to supply pure water to buildings, the erecting of
fixtures for the use of this supply, and the installing of other pipes for ...
Third class in Indian railways
I have now been in India for over two years and a half after my return from South Africa. Over one quarter of that time I have passed on the Indian trains travelling third class by choice. I hav...
With Clive in India
The period between the landing of Clive in India and the close of his career was eventful in the extreme. At its commencement the English were traders existing on sufferance of the native princes; ...
India: What can it teach us?
The collection of lectures of F. Max Müller portrays India, specially, the Vedic India, as an epitome of virtuosity & morality, whose glory is equal if not greater to the classical Greek or Rom...
A Forgotten Empire (Vijayanagar) A Contribution to the History of India
Judge Robert Sewell (1845-1925) was a civil servant in colonial India. He did extensive work on the history of the Vijayanagara Empire, particularly the fall of Hampi, the empire's capital. He tran...
Indian speeches (1907-1909)
Lord Minto became Viceroy, I think, in November, 1905, and the present Government succeeded to power in the first week of December. Now much of the criticism that I have seen on the attitude of His...
The Ramayana Of Valmiki
The Ramayana is one of the great Hindu epics. It is ascribed to the Hindu sage Valmiki and forms an important part of the Hindu literature , considered to be itihÄasa. The Ramayana is one of th...
Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan by Toru Dutt
This is a book of lovely long poems written in English by a girl from India. The introduction waxes poetical about her and her accomplishments (although you'll need to know French to fully apprecia...
Folklore of the Santal Parganas
The Santals are a Munda tribe, a branch of that aboriginal element which probably entered India from the North East. At the present day they inhabit the Eastern outskirts of the Chutia Nagpore plat...
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