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India is truly the land of traditional sports. Jallikattu, kho-kho, kabaddi, wrestling, boat racing, pachisi and several others traditional games are played in several parts of the country. Most of these games have their roots in ancient India. Such is their popularity that these interesting games are played even today.

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 Mountain Bike Festival
Himalayan Mountain Biking Festival is a dream for every biker. This festival is organised on a huge ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 11/15/2018 3:42:36 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Horse Race
When we talk about horse race, the name of Kolkata naturally appears. The city has a legendary race ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 11/8/2018 4:17:13 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Zanskar Trek
Zanskar Trek season begins in May and continues till December for the adventure lovers who love the ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 11/6/2018 4:29:40 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Kila Raipur Sports Festival
Kila Raipur is a very popular festival of sports in Punjab. I have heard that this festival also inv..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 10/29/2018 5:36:29 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Carrom and Brain Development
Is this true that just like chess even carrom can help build a genius brain for any kid? How the gam..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/12/2018 3:47:07 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Vallamkali in Kerala
Vallamkali is a traditional sport of boat racing in Kerala. Though it is celebrated with great pomp ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/5/2018 4:48:17 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 International Sports Meet
Can anyone explain why that India with about a population of about one billion people are unable to ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 11/14/2018 4:41:11 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Kite Flying
Kite flying was a part of every festival a few decades ago. Now this practice is gradually becoming ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 10/2/2018 5:35:30 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Wrestling in India is losing its Glamour
Wrestling, in the history of India, has always been a royal sport a sport of valour and grandeur. Un..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 8/30/2018 5:35:59 AM
By : Piyush Sethi
 Oldest Golf courses in India
I want some information about the oldest existing Golf courses in India and their historical signifi..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 8/11/2018 4:57:52 AM
By : Drishti Patel
 Types of Indian Martial Arts
Sports for self defence are one of the ancient tactics practiced in India. There are many regional s..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/5/2018 5:27:50 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Horse Riding
Once this use to be the sport for the Royal, but a few decades back this was popular among athletes ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/24/2018 5:44:01 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Cycling Expeditions
I love cycling and I am quite enthusiastic about exploring new arenas in this sport. I want to parti..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/1/2018 5:15:42 AM
By : Aman Saxena
 Rowing Clubs
Rowing is perhaps the most ancient sport in India. I am interested in being trained in this sport so..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 7/13/2018 5:31:01 AM
By : Sophia James
 Sports Authority of India
It is in news that SAI is taking an initiative through a large scale event and seminar to promote in..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 5/30/2018 5:37:16 AM
By : Rasika Chopra
 Fishing as Sports
Fishing as sports is growing in popularity among adventurers of all age groups. Is this really a spo..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 5/22/2018 5:09:28 AM
By : Writi Mitra
 Sword Fighting
Sword fighting was once a game of the royals. Later it became a sport of self defence among the roya..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 3/10/2018 4:50:10 AM
By : Minakshi Iyer
 Hiking in Winter
Hiking is becoming a hot favourite sport during Winter in north India. Scaling ice capped peaks will..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 2/10/2018 4:35:18 AM
By : Shreya Shetty
 Childhood Games
Childhood for a 90s kid is very different from what it is now. Childhood games never failed to give ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 1/17/2018 4:24:46 AM
By : Mansi Kapoor
 Tribal Sports in India
India has always been tribal rich in culture and tradition, and games have been an important part of..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 6/19/2018 5:12:47 AM
By : Shruti Kakkar
 2018 Premier Badminton League
Guwahati will open the 3rd season of the Premier Badminton League on December 23, 2017. The league w..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 1/3/2018 3:52:58 AM
By : Vicky Verma
 Bull Race
This is still a very popular sport practiced in rural India. While the sport might be very thrilling..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 2/6/2018 4:38:29 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Fun Facts of Kabaddi
India has been the undisputed king of indigenous game Kabaddi. The game is not only rooted here it i..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 1/31/2018 4:35:56 AM
By : Sheena Batra
 Kith Kith, a lesser known game
While sports like Kalari Pattu and Gilli Danda as popular as traditional Indian sports, kith kith is..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 10/9/2017 4:49:47 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Vallamkali is over hyped
There are several indigenous sports that are popular during Onam, but people go crazy only for Valla..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 10/11/2017 5:03:16 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Sports Climbing in Himalayas
I am a lover of adventure sports. Recently I am planning to north India. Can anyone tell me about th..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 11/26/2017 10:12:09 PM
By : Piyush Sethi
 Fitness with native Indian sports
Chess, Lawn Tennis, Golf, etc. have made their way into India with the British rule, but no one can ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 9/2/2017 4:26:37 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Blind Fold Game
This is a very common game for rural kids. In fact this was very popular decades ago and is fading a..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 8/31/2017 4:54:14 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 DhopKhel, an indigenous form of Kabaddi
I have learnt from various articles that DhopKhel has many similarities with Kabaddi. The technique ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 11/1/2017 5:25:08 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Origin of Polo
The history and origin of Polo is debatable. Presently I want some information for my research theor..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 8/19/2017 5:55:01 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Roller Sports
Hey I came to know about some exciting roller sports. I have also heard that India has excellent sco..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 9/1/2017 5:13:53 AM
By : Minakshi Iyer
 Gaming Top
Gaming top is a traditional Indian game popular among children. It is known by several names in diff..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 8/21/2017 5:12:43 AM
By : Abhinav Dey
 Super Boxing League
There is a lot of buzz about Super Boxing League more so since one of its co-founders is Amir Khan, ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 9/7/2017 5:08:49 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Sports for fitness
Earlier India schools had a curriculum to encourage physical fitness among students and that mainly ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 8/23/2017 5:19:34 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Lost glory of indigenous sports
Indigenous sports in India are striving hard to survive and some of them are almost on the verge of ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 9/13/2017 3:19:03 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Traditional Games of West Bengal
I am researching on the traditional games in West Bengal. From there I got some name like Choachui, ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 7/19/2017 5:51:40 AM
By : Anamika Sen
 Indian National Rally Championship
When will the Indian National Rally Championship host?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star3On : 9/9/2017 12:40:30 AM
By : Sonika Gupta
 Motor Sports in India
Can you please tell me how start my career as a sports driver bike or car? Does there any circuit wh..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star1On : 5/27/2017 3:33:37 AM
By : Nisha Arora
 Indian Sports Interest
Why is that most Indians only show interest in Cricket and Hockey and not in other sports? Is there ..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star2On : 5/5/2017 4:20:06 AM
By : Tuhin Sarkar
 Golf in Himachal
Himachal Pradesh offers golf lovers and enthusiasts for the breathtaking golf courses. The golf cour..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 7/6/2017 4:53:10 AM
By : Vicky Verma
 Sports in Himachal Pradesh
I am doing a research work on different types of sports in Himachal Pradesh. Can you please elaborat..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 6/1/2017 3:32:31 AM
By : Neel Malhotra
 Egg Tapping in Assam
Can anybody please tell me how to play the egg tapping game which is practiced in Assam?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 4/28/2017 5:41:03 AM
By : Tuhin Sarkar
 Office Games
Please say about the office games that are common in India...
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star8On : 5/18/2017 5:07:12 AM
By : Rasika Chopra
 Kite Flying in Rajasthan
Kite flying has been a passion for Rajasthanis from medieval era. The advent of Makar Sankranti brin..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star7On : 4/21/2017 5:56:42 AM
By : Tuhin Sarkar
 Video games for phones and PC
Rapid development of Android in India makes a chance to bring video games. With the increasing avail..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star5On : 4/25/2017 3:30:59 AM
By : Minakshi Iyer
 Hole Taso Dukanaram Sports of North East
Hole Taso Dukanaram is a peculiar game which involves the imitation of an animal called Hole Taso. T..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star7On : 12/4/2017 4:22:51 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Sepak Takraw
Sepak Takraw is a popular sport in South Asia and India. Even India has participated several times w..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 10/26/2017 5:03:58 AM
By : Monish Mishra
 Ke Nang Huan
Ke Nang Huan is popular sport in Andaman and Nicobar Island. But I need to know when this sport is o..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star7On : 5/25/2017 5:48:16 AM
By : Tuhin Sarkar
 Kancha
Kancha is one of the most popular games among children in the neighbourhood. It is played using marb..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star6On : 1/10/2017 4:19:11 AM
By : Poonam Malhotra
 Chaturanga
Where I can find the Chaturanga board in India?..
1 Star2 Star3 Star4 Star5 Star4On : 12/5/2016 3:19:14 AM
By : Drishti Patel
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