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Ancient India

Parent Category: History of India
The history in India begins with evidence of human activity of Homo sapiens of over 75,000 years ago, or with earlier hominids including Homo erectus from about 500,000 years ago. Ancient India is one of the first civilization and has helped shaped the present world.
Role of Brick was important. In Harappa and Mohenjodaro culture,baked bricks were massively used as building item. We can find themin the ruins of their towns
It is located in Central Asia.
Harappa and Mohenzodaro
Agriculture was the main economic activity of Egyptian Harappan and Sumerian civilizations.
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Writing has been found on various Harappan objects, such as stamp seals, pots, bangles and an ax.
Because not a lot of writing was left back or artifacts 
Guptas started declining after the death of the guptan king named skanda gupta.after his deathn a practice named feudelism in which cash payments of the empire were replaced by land grants.this practice was done high ranking officials of the empire.due to this practice over a period of time the...
they both have males and females in their society.
Harappa, India was not invaded by the Nazi Aryans.
Yes, a Harappan stamp seal was found in a Sumerian city, and the Sumerians wrote in their records about ships and goods from 'Meluhha' (their name for Harappa).
The citadel was possibly occupied by the members of the ruling classes
Harappans ate dates, peas, wheat bread, dairy products, fish, and various kinds of meat.
Drying up of the Saraswati River, a process which had begun around  1900 BCE, was the main cause. Other experts speak of a great flood  in the area. Either event would have had catastrophic effects on  agricultural activity, making the economy no longer sustainable and  breaking the civic order...
An introduction to Buddhism might be had by reading the teachings of Gautama Buddha. A link is provided to this short part of the Wikipedia article on the founder of Buddhist philosophy.
They wrote with a script usually called Harappan or Indus valley script, which had less than 200 signs. To see examples of Indus script, visit 'Indus Script Dictionary' at Facebook.
It was not the reign of a single ruler, but the period of time where most of North India was united under the Gupta Empire beginning with the reigns of Chandragupta I, Samudragupta, and Chandragupta II, whose military exploits brought North India under their rule.
No, the popularity of the Hinduism religion in India increased under the Gupta dynasty.
Women in ancient India are reported to have enjoyed equal status as  men. They were educated and had the freewill to marry of their own  choice. According to the Rigvedic scriptures. Women held high  status in all walks of life. There are many notable women sages as  well such as Maitri and...
The Harappans invented the earliest known form of writing in South  Asia.
Mohenjodaro was one of the great Harappan cities.
Kautilya (In 'Arthashastra') is the ancient Indian who spoke about the concept of consumer protection.
they believed in fasb4wi
Ancient India influeneced us by Budhism and it created gender sex
discuss Harappans contribution in the field of development of urban culture?
Harrapans resided mainly in north western India and were mainly agricultural whereas aryans succeeded harappans and had better weapons and also did farming. They spread all over India The Aryans, a nomadic warrior, tribe migrated to the Indus valley around the time that the Harappan civilization...
Whatever happened to the people of Mohenjo-Daro, they left us with clues to our human past. They were prosperous, intelligent, and had a culture unique yet similar to many others before or since. As archaeological and anthropological work continues in the Indus River Valley and around the world,...
Ancient India began in 1500 BCE.
Mehrgarh, Mohenjodaro and Harappa were all ancient Harappan cities in Pakistan.
In ancient India there was only one religion called Sanatan Vedic Dharma
Might be an Earthquack or river dried, or invaders attacked
The Indus river provided water for agriculture, but it also overflowed and flooded those cities at times.
Countless... As he was not liked by his step-brothers and  their mothers who influenced all the decision his ill father  (Bindusar), he was sent to various battles as a commander which  were impossible to win. However, being an able general, a fierce  warrior and a ruthless trickster, he always...
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1. Suffering is present in all things, and nothing lasts forever. 2. Suffering is caused by cravings.3. The way to end suffering is to give up all cravings.4. The correct way to give up all cravings is to live life according to the Eightfold Path.
Soy joonathan Eliahou they used grain
the transportation that India uses are motorcycles, trains bikes, cars,trucks,vans,subways,camels,boats,airplanes
It was in fact, a rajah. *glowers at the person who put gobble gobble gobble head*
Some problems that happened were that there were many different cultures that came to ancient India. Since there were so many people that came to ancient India, there is a lot of places where it could be located. I hope this helped : )
one of the first things that was written was Rig Vedas.
The Harappan soapstone seals were used to sign names and stamp cargo with destinations. They were used in India and Pakistan from 3300 BC to 1900 BC, and the seals usually had an animal figure and a line of writing on them. To see examples of Harappan seals, visit 'Indus Script Dictionary' on...
In ancient India it was pretty muggy and sunny most of the season. But the monsoons were windy and at one point buckets of rain came down
Well, they ate mostly curry and vegetarian food. Wheat flat bread, chick peas, spicy vegetarian sauce, yogurt, rice,pork, sheep etc...search it up on Google!
The climate of Ancient India would not be too different from now, however with growing de-forestation rainfall levels have probably fallen, and the average mean temperature in summer would have increased a little.
Mant rulers invaded India but the most famous from them are Alexander, Mahmud of Ghazni and Muhammad Gauri.
Because in that time it was a great feature to live near a river due to the fact thar the enemies would have had to cross the river. So for protection.
Where India currently is.
The houses during the Gupta dynasty were mostly made of bamboo or wood. The houses had thatched roof and most were built with one room only.
Ancient India gave many contributions to the modern world-:Zero which is an important invention in the history of mathematics.Decimal system was also discovered in India in HarappaPythagoras Theoram was also discovered here.The Arthashastra of Kautilya mentions the construction of dams and...
It had one of the most sophisticated drainage systems with drains running beneath the streets. The roads were at right angles to each other with roundabouts. Grains and surplus food was stored in big godowns, properly constructes near Citadels.
Mohenjo-Daro was well-planned and also was a hole.
Grnadparents,parents, and children lived together ina na extended family. The oldest man was in charge
In ancient India during the Vedic times, the women had a highly respected status. There have been scholars like Maitraiyee, Kaatyaani, Vidyotma etc. They were respected and even worshipped.But in the medieval period due to repeated invasions, they were not allowed to work outside. They always had to...
The Indus river valley in Pakistan and the Sarasvati river valley in north India are both important sites of the Harappan culture.
Mohenjo Daro or "Mound of the Dead" is an ancient Indus Valley Civilization city that flourished between 2600 and 1900 BC. It was one of the first world and ancient Indian cities. Mohenjo-daro is located in the Sindh province on a Pleistocene ridge in the middle of the flood plain of the Indus River...
Archaeological and historical records show that from ancient times we have been constructing sophisticated hydraulic structures like dams built of stone rubble, reservoirs or lakes, embankments and canals for irrigation.
they had many different pets
The Harappan or Indus valley civilization was named after the archeological site of Harappa in Pakistan.
The Harappan language was an Indus valley language. 2. They spoke a form of Sanskrit, according to a recent decipherment.
Mehrgarh is a pre-Harappan site in Pakistan, and Harappa and Mohenjodaro are Harappan sites, also in Pakistan. There is a link below.
The Harappan civilization was advanced, and the Aryans were not.
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Most of the seals have an image of an animal, such as a zebu, tiger, or elephant, and a line of writing above the animal. To read about a recent decipherment, go to 'Indus Script Dictionary' at Facebook.
only boys were aloud to go to school beacause education for girl is not apropriet
The Indus river separates India from Pakistan, and the valley in which this river flows was the home of the Harappans, a well-known ancient south Asian civilization.
it is located near Larkana district in province Sindh of Pakistan.
Dayanand Sahani, in the year 1921.