Important Booklist for UPSC IAS Mains in Hindi:
General Studies-I: Indian Heritage and Culture, History, and Geography of the World and Society:
Indian Heritage and Culture:
- Class XI NCERT An Introduction to Indian Art Part I.
- NIOS Book On Indian Culture and Heritage.
- Notes From the Centre For Cultural Resources And Training
- Themes in Indian History- NCERT.
- Read-only Art and Culture Section from the below books-
- India’s Ancient Past (भारत का प्राचीन इतिहास) by R.S Sharma.
- Medieval Indian History by Satish Chandra– Class 11th Old NCERT.
Modern Indian History:
- Nationalism in India– Chapter From Class 10th Ncert.
- The Revolt of 1857 and its Representations– Chapter From Class 12th Ncert.
- Mahatma Gandhi and the Nationalist Movement– Chapter From Class 12th Ncert.
- Understanding Partition– Chapter From Class 12th Ncert.
- Adhunik Bharat Ka Itihas – Rajiv Ahir.
- भारत का स्वतंत्रता संघर्ष विपिन चंद्र
- Palassi Se Vibhajan Tak Aur Uske Baad by Sekhar Bandyopadhyay.
- The Rise of Nationalism in Europe– Chapter From Class 10th NCERT.
- Mastering Modern World History by Norman Lowe.
- Class 12th NCERT Sociology: Indian Society.
- Class 12th NCERT Sociology: Social Change and Development in India
- Samajik Samasyayen (Social Problems) by Ram Ahuja.
- Class 11th NCERT Book: Fundamentals of Physical Geography.
- Class 11th NCERT Book: Indian Physical Environment.
- Class 12th NCERT Book: Fundamentals of Human Geography.
- Class 12th NCERT Book: Indian people & economy.
- Certificate Physical & Human Geography (Oxford) by Goh Cheng Leong.
- Bharat ka Bhugol by Majid Husain.
- Vishv Bhugol by Majid Husain.
- Oxford Student Atlas (Hindi).
General Studies- II: Governance, Constitution, Polity, Social Justice, and International relations:
- Download Political Science NIOS Book.
- Class 11th NCERT Book: India Constitution at Work.
- Bharat Ki Rajvyavastha– M Laxmikanth.
- Bhartiya Shasan– M Laxmikanth.
- Antarrashtriya Sambandh by Pushpesh Pant.
General Studies-III: Technology, Economic Development, Biodiversity, Environment, Security, and Disaster Management:
- Class 11th NCERT Book: Indian Economic Development.
- Indian Economy by Sanjiv Verma.
- Bhartiya Arthvyavastha by Ramesh Singh.
- Download Environmental Science NIOS Book For IAS Exam.
- Biodiversity and Conservation.
- Environmental Issues.
- Paryavaran by D.R.Khullar.
Science and Technology:
General Studies- IV: Ethics, Integrity and Aptitude:
- Neetishastra, Satyanishtha Evam Abhivriti by Subba Rao & Roy Chowdhury.
- The Lexicon for Neetishastra Satyanishtha avam Abhiruchi.
- Must read Dainik Jagran Newspaper (Only Editorials).
- Must read Jansatta Newspaper (Only Editorials).
- Vision IAS Monthly Current Affairs 2020.
- Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV).
- Press Information Bureau News.
- Yojana and Kurukshetra Gist.
Current Affairs reading is must and link it with all the four General Studies Paper for your success in the Exam.