Ancient education system in India - It so happened - Class 8 - English
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What were the salient features of ancient education system?
From the time of Rigveda onwards, our ancient education system evolved over the period and focused on the holistic development of the individual by taking care of both the inner and the outer self. The system focused on the moral, physical, spiritual, and intellectual aspects of life. It emphasised on values such as humility, truthfulness, discipline, self-reliance, and respect for all creations. Students were taught to appreciate the balance between human beings and nature. Teaching and learning followed the tenets of Vedas and Upanishads fulfilling duties towards self, family, and society, thus encompassing all aspects of life. Education system focused both on learning and physical development.
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