Indian ethics katinka hesselink , 2007 the term india - in a historical context - is one that encompasses current pakistan, india, bangladesh and even sri lanka, in a total of 3000 years. Eye on ethics eye on ethics: cultural diversity in social work ethics by frederic g reamer, phd april 2015 i recently returned from a trip to india, where i had been invited to consult with a remarkable group of social work educators and practitioners about ethical issues facing the profession in that nation. Indian business culture, he said, puts a premium on favors, friendship and clanship friendship is highly valued, whether based on multigenerational family friendships, school friendships or personal friendships.
Indian philosophy ethical behavior may be both social and personal ethics as an institution of life has been recognized here from the very early age of the vedas. Indian culture it is easy to tell whether a person is raised in india or in north america by his or her knowledge of their indian culture those who have been raised in india have a lot of moral values, because everyone around them shares the same culture. Unlike the ethical teachings of ancient egypt and babylonia, indian ethics was philosophical from the start in the oldest of the indian writings, the vedas, ethics is an integral aspect of philosophical and religious speculation about the nature of reality.
The indian culture varies like its vast geography people speak in different languages, dress differently, follow different religions, eat different food but are of the same temperament so whether it is a joyous occasion or a moment of grief, people participate whole-heartedly, feeling the happiness or pain. In another study, the continental europe ethics at work, 2012, the majority of the surveyed european employees perceived their organisation as having positive indicators of an ethical culture. Indian tradition the uniqueness of indian culture lies in its strong social system and family values the elders are considered the driving force and so are respected and loved the guests are considered as gods and are treated with respect and love, even if by foregoing some of the personal pleasures. Review india is a country with a diverse range of cultures, ethnicities, religions and languages while in many ways this is a source of richness and strength, cultural influences sometimes give rise to challenges in the context of managing commonly presenting illnesses.
India, officially the republic of india, is a sovereign state in south asia, where it comprises the bulk of the indian peninsula it is the 7 th largest country in the world by land area, and the second most populous, with a population of over 12 billion people. The indian culture has absorbed and amalgamated many different customs and ideas throughout its long history which has led to a rich tradition and folk culture the most popular musical instrument in india is the sitar, an instrument similar to a guitar. The common scriptural ground on which the whole system of hindu ethics is founded is the postulation of a summum bonum and the proper means to achieve it this highest ideal is the state of liberation or mokósa. The listening skills are emphasized, since indian culture was traditionally passed on orally storytelling and oral recitation were important means of recounting tribal history and teaching lessons problems may arise if indian students are taught only in non-indian ways. The growth and success of an organization depends on the core values and principles which form its code of ethics lets find out the five steps to building an ethical organizational culture in light of recent corporate scandals in india, organisations are concerned about the corruption and.
Native american indian tradional code of ethics 1) each morning upon rising, and each evening before sleeping, give thanks for the life within you and for all life, for the good things the creator has given you and for the opportunity to grow a little more each day. India i went there expecting to learn a certain thing, and came away with so much more than i could have anticipated something richer, something deeper although i originally went there to learn about gender inequality, that turned out to be only a small portion of what i would learn the. Here are a few issues i relate to: planting trees for shade and fruits were believed to be virtuous as the privileged class live, commute and work in comfort, they are less empathetic and don't relate to how others may be suffering.
About indian culture indian culture is the ancient and one of the most popular cultures in the world india is very well known for its rich cultural heritage which is a combination of customs, traditions, lifestyle, religion, languages, rituals, cuisine, etc depending upon area. Historically, indian society has placed great emphasis on loyalty to the collective, be it one's caste, village or family this drives a culture of favors, friendship and clanship that clashes. The business culture of india is a reflection of the various norms and standards followed by its people indians have various cultural yardsticks, which extend to their business culture too. Medical ethics in india are embedded in its ancient and diverse medical and cultural traditions india is a multicultural, multilingual and multiethnic society variations in the traditional health related beliefs may thus be seen across different parts of the country, which also follow a number of medical systems (ayurveda, siddha, unani.
Work occupies most of our life, if you think about itofficially you are supposed to work for 8 hrs to be considered full time but, people work differently in different countries depending on the culture. Manage differences in ethical behavior rooted in differences in culture the following discussion concentrates on the differences in the cultures of the usa and china, in an attempt to clarify potential sources of ethical. Ethical culture, therefore, demands moral vigilance and right exertion the development of a sensitive conscience and positive admiration for goodness and nobility plays a great part in ethical culture.