Europeanization[ edit ] From s onward, Europeanization and colonialism spread gradually over much of the world and controlled different regions during this five centuries long period, colonizing or subjecting the majority of the globe. The two World Wars weakened the European powers to such extent that many people in the colonies strove for independence, often inspired by nationalistic movements. A period of decolonization started.
Our country has various languages, religion, culture, tradition etc. Western culture is also called European civilization, Western civilization or Western lifestyle. It is based on certain belief systems, traditional customs moral and ethical values. The term not only applies to European countries but to places where we see spread of European culture.
India is a country rich in its heritage and culture, but we are seeing fading of Indian culture at many places of India, especially at the urban societies of India.
The effect of western culture is greatly seen in our customs, tradition, social and moral behavior, our love and respect for others. These days a person loves to live in freedom, he does not want to bind themselves in Indian customs and traditions. Day by day we see breaking of joint family and more and more development of nuclear family.
Very few are interested in making adjustments and share their things with other family members, the word privacy is given greater importance and the love and respect towards other especially elders is decreasing day by day.
In this information age people are too busy to care for others. Western culture has brought with it the seeds of selfishness in the minds of Indian. These are contradictory to Indian culture which has always taught to live in harmony with each other and always love and respect everyone at home.
With lack in experience of a nuclear family due to the absence of grandfather and grandmother, and both parents working a child fails to learn ethical or moral values, and learn whatever little he sees and understands from the world and his teachers. In this way we end up bringing up a child who has little ethical values and do not hesitate in doing any unfair practices, because no one is there to teach him good or bad or stop him from doing something bad.
We should know what is right and wrong for us. Western culture is not altogether bad, although it has made our life faster but enhanced the technology has also made our life easier and comfortable.
We need to give importance to our Indian culture which taught us to live in peace and harmony with other by the way of increasing our tolerance and patience.
Many people of other countries are realizing the importance of Indian heritage and are adapting the goodness of Indian culture such as practice of Yoga and meditation, wisdom and teachings passed by the ancient saint etc. The knowledge of Indian wisdom helps human being of any race to enrich their life.Western culture and Indian culture both have good qualities and bad qualities.
We should not think of which culture is better but should take the good qualities of both cultures and put it into use in our life_____. Secondly due to huge negative aspects western culture is treated worst by our elders, so to make it good in their eyes its negative as well as positive aspects must .
every culture has its good and bad sides and so do western culture. So, it’s the duty of every individual to make use of it and not to misuse it. So, it’s the duty of every individual to make use of it . Favor (Good) Culture is not law, change is law of nature, and so if Indians want to adopt some good things of western culture, than it's totally acceptable.
Western culture: good or bad? broadcaster in In , the Dutch government decided to cut funding and shift RNW from the ministry of Education, Culture and Science to the ministry of Foreign Affairs. "He argues that in Europe all that scientific knowledge could only flourish because people cast off the constricting influence of.
Jul 02, · Influence of Western Culture on Indian Society. Discussion in 'Religion & Culture' started by hello_10, May 9, Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > hello_10 Tihar Jail Banned. Every culture is a combination of some good and bad features. All in one, culture means â€˜a way of lifeâ€™. Every geographical body has its own custom viz.