Comparison between INDIAN & WESTERN culture
Here we will see the basic differentiation between INDIAN CULTURE and WESTERN CULTURE
Meaning The culture which is followed in India, is Indian culture. The culture which is followed in most western countries like USA, Spain, Canada, Europe etc. is known as Western culture.
Religion Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism, Buddhism, Jainism. Christianity, Judaism.
Family Joint family Nuclear family
Music Folk, Classical, Sufi, Bollywood music is liked in Indian culture. Hip-hop, Jazz, Blues, Rap, Heavy metal, Rock music is appreciated in western culture.
Equality Woman are considered inferior than man, however the thinking is changing with the effect of westernization. Both man and woman are considered equal.
Languages Hindi is the highly spoken language, but there are many other languages which are spoken in different areas like Telegu, Tamil, Marathi, Punjabi, Bengali, Bihari, Urdu etc. English is widely spoken in western countries, followed by French and Spanish.
Relation with family Every individual is closely attached to their family, they respect and care about family more than themselves. Individual is not much attached to their family, they leave their parent’s home by the age of 18.
Society In India, people kill their own needs and desires because they assume in advance, what the society will think? They are open minded and gives priority to making themselves happy.
Marriages Arranged marriages are preferred. Love marriages are common.
Clothing Traditional clothing depends upon region and religion. A person can wear whatever he / she likes.
I hope you have understood that our culture is the best. So follow it for the best grooming.
Dharmendra Singh Jhala