English_Master December 31, 2015 No Comments
 VALUE OF TRAVELLING More than fifty years ago, travelling was dangerous and difficult. It was because the modem means of transport such as trains, buses, cars and aeroplanes were very rare. All the education could be had from books, or the teacher. But with the advancement in the means of trans­port, travelling has become a means of education. Education here does not mean purely a bookish knowledge. Edu­cation here is referred to in its wider sense. It means the complete un­derstanding of the different ways in which our society and the world work. It includes the field of industry, commerce, agriculture and thou­sands of other skills. It is only by coming in contact with larger sec­tions of humanity, in different parts of the world, that we can receive the right type of education. Bookish knowledge has its own importance. It gives us the basic knowledge of human activities. We learn the theoretical details. But this knowledge becomes complete by having the practical knowledge. It is, therefore, quite essential that we move from place to place. Only travelling can help us to give a practical shape of the knowledge we have obtained from books. That is why travelling is essential for the development of intellectual, moral and even commercial aspect...
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