Introduction About Clothes Varieties:
Clothing is used to cover the body. People wear clothes for many different reasons. Some of these reasons are physical. Clothes give self-confidence and express your personality. Clothes also help to identify with other people.Clothing is a complex but fascinating part of everyone’s life. Therefore clothes are worn for: Protection, Safety, Sanitation, Modesty, Identification, etc.
Type Of Clothes:
People who live in severely cold climates, such as the Eskimos, keep warm by wearing pants and parkas with fur linings. The fur traps the warm air from their bodies and creates a life-saving insulating layer of warmth. Desert nomads keep the harmful hot sun from dehydrating their bodies by covering up with long flowing robes and headdresses. Their clothing actually keeps them cooler.
Clothes Protect Us:
Clothing also serves to protect your skin from harm or injury. Some sports and occupations require protective clothing for safety reasons. Football players wear helmets and protective padding to help prevent injury during rough play.Some people’s work requires them to be in dangerous or hazardous conditions.
Special clothing and accessories are often worn for sanitation reasons. People who work in factories that produce food and medical products wear sanitary clothing, face masks, and hair covering.
Making of Clothes:
Fibres are the fundamental units used in fabrication of textile yarns and fabrics. It is an individual, fine, hair like substance. Fibers usually are grouped and Twisted together into a continuous stand called yarns. Fibers may be from natural sources or they may be man-made. should not wear moist clothes because they can contain nuisance micro-organisms. So, should wear dry clothes. During winter season, the body needs food that will give a lot of warmth and energy. To bring warmth to our body we should wear warm woollen clothes like sweaters, shawls, blankets, caps, mufflers. All these clothes protect the body from cold and Hypothermia.
Varies Clothing in India:
The culture, religion, languages spoken and attire of the people of India are as diverse as the landscape of this vast country. Due to its diversity this cultural hub does not have just one dress, which can be called as the National Dress or Indian Dress. If in northern part we find more of the Muslim influence, in the southern part of India Dravidian style of costumes dominate.
India is a great land of culture and heritage. India is a country of colors and cultures. Indian fashion is too much influenced by their background and cultures of the people. Traditional clothing in India varies with, religion, region and community. Each and every state of India has its own tradition, culture and lifestyle to celebrate fairs and festivals with these traditions.
South Indian dresses are known for its simple and graceful look.This Indian state costumes of this region are made up of cotton and are light, because of its warm climate. Normal clothing here is sarees for women. Unstructured cloth called a lungi which is usually worn over shirt. It’s a common attire for men, and some ladies, within the southern states of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. The traditional dress of Kerala is the ‘Mundum neriyathum’ or ‘mundu and neriathu’. It is worn by men and women of Kerala. States like Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil nadu are famous for their silk and cotton sarees. Sarees have formed a specific place in the attires of Tamil Nadu.
North East is called a state of seven sisters. The Seven Sister States includes Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura. Along with the scenic beauty of northeastern India, its traditional ethnic clothes represent the true spirit of India. The bright traditional clothing of northeast Indian people gives an identity to Asian fashion worldwide. The women dresses of Arunachal Pradesh are colorful with myriad patterns which gives a true feeling of their tribe culture.
Useful for CBSE, ICSE, NCERT & International Students
Grade : 2
Subject : Evs
Lesson : Me and Myself
Topic: Clothes we Wear
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