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- Hey friends today we will learn how did children entertain themselves before the advent of the television? It is really a challenging question, let’s discuss the earlier days and describe the source of entertainment of children before the advent of television or radio.
- As we know in ancient era technology was very dull so that we children believe in physical workout and outdoor games like kabbadi, Satillo, Lattu, Guli Danda, Hide and Seek, Football, Badminton, Wrestling, Jumping, Running and a lot of physical exercise guided by guardian. That era was really amazing where we do only physical secrecies and play some mind games like Chess and Bagha Goti mostly played in rural areas. In urban areas children prefer to play chess and some other games along with hunting, farming, pottery and weaving and music making.
- Before the advent of the television we had entered into the era of radio this was also the best medium for entertainment. On the other side if we talk about some other entertainment source that was like Antalk Chhari, Singing competition and poem competition among children. Most of children also prefer motor biking and cycling to go somewhere like market and racing also.
- So we can say that the old era was very good for children because those day children were physically fit and find but now a day there is nothing like this. Each child is seek and suffering from tension. Children are carrying more pressure than their age in each and every field to beat the competition. Today life is not well established and that’s the reason all children all seek and weak.