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Indian Traditional Game played world-wide
Indian Traditional Game played world-wide

Maniam PS
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Can anyone tell me which are the original Indian Traditional games played world wide.

Posted On : 05/01/09 12:46:32 AM

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Maniam PS
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The present day CHESS which is an Indian Traditional Game called CATURANGA from the Gupta Empire is a game played world-wide. Grandmasters of this game come are from all over the world. The present world Champion is Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand.

Posted On : 05/13/09 9:52:37 PM

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Maniam PS
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Another Indian Traditional Game played world-wide is the Childrens game Snakes and Ladders This game originated in India as a game based on morality called Vaikuntapaali or Paramapada Sopanam. This game was perhaps invented by Hindu spiritual teachers to teach children about the effects of good deeds as opposed to bad deeds.

Posted On : 05/17/09 10:00:13 PM

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Maniam PS
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Understand that Badminton is a Indian Traditional Game which was played in India sa far as back as the 19th Century. In the south, the game known as pooppanthu vilayatu was played around the year 1800 where balls made of of wool were used in the place of the modern-day shuttlecock.

Posted On : 06/05/09 1:40:08 AM

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