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The growth and hcert of various aspects of civilization such as social classes, state formation, and political institutions have been treated clearly. The seals and images were manufactured with great skill, but. The Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru was sympathetic to the Marxist view of history and believed in a scientific outlook on civil society.

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So also did the tradei s, missionaries and cultuial leadeis, p. Then the entire camping ground was put to fire and cleared for camping in the next season. But wo cannot identify thb forts held by the pre-Aryans ; some of them may have been Harappan settlements. Still other types eulogise the attributes and achievements of kings and conquerors, and never speak of their defeats or weaknesses.

A good quantity of barley has been discovered at Banwali. We may, therefore, expect some give-and-take between these copper-using people and the bronze- using Harappans.

Possibly the dasyus in the Rig Veda ancent tho original inhabi- tants of tho country, and an Aryan chief who overpowered them was called Trasadasyu, Tile Aryan chief was soft towards the dasas, but strongly hostile to the dasyus. As will be shown later, seal-making and teriacotta manufacture were also impor- tant crafts The goldsmiths made jewellery of silver, gold and precious stones; the first two may have ancientt obtained from Afghanistan and the last from south India.

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Most probably they carried on all exchanges through barter In return for finished goods and possi- bly foodgrains, they procured metals from the neighbouring areas by boats and bullock-carts. But excellent information on ancient Indian history. It indicates how they started agriculture which made life secure and settled.

Contact with the Mesopotamian cities may have provided soma stimulus to the development of the Harappan culture. A little earlier than B. He has also banished the notions of cultural chauvinists and provided counter studies dealing the scientific evolution of Indian society.


For construction and tool- making all kinds of stones sharka sandstone aio available in the country. Mention the languages which were in use in ancient India.

At Inamgaon, in the earlier chalcolithic phase in ssharan Maharashtra, large mud houses with ovens, and circular pit houses, have been discovered. Vishwa Itihas Ki Bhumika. Water flowed from the house to the streets which had drains Sometimes these drains were covered with bricks and some- times with stone slabs.

The Vedic Samhitas were followed by the composition of a series of texts known as the Br’ahmanas.

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Amulets have been found in large num- bers. Some coins were issued by the guilds of merchants and goldsmiths with the permis- sion of the rulers, This shows that crafts and commerce had nvert important Coins helped transactions on a large scale and contributed to trade. Retrieved 12 October The most numerous varna of vaisya arose out of the vis or the mass of the tribal people The term for family kula is mentioned rarely in the Rig Veda.

The unity of India was nvert recognized by foreigners. It is difficult to estimate the beginnings of the Palaeolithic Age, It is said that in the world context human remains associated with stone tools are as old as 3 5 million years. The two epics and the major Puranas seem to have been finally compiled by circa A D. The burial practices were different In Maha- rashtra the dead body was placed in the north- south position, but in south India in the east- west position Almost complete or extended burial obtained in Maharashtra, but post- sharqn or fractional burial prevailed in West Bengal Limitations of Chalcolithic Cultures The general weakness of chalcolithic cultures is evident from the burial of a large number of children in western Mahaiashtra In spite of a food-producing economy the rate of infant mortality was very high.

The National Council of Educational Research and Training NCERT is an apex resource organisation set up by the Government of India to assist and advise the central xharma state governments on academic matters related to school education. Secondly, the Himalayas are high enough to shield the country against in- vasions from the north Indiz was specially true in pre-industrial tunes when communications were very ncret.


It is evident that those who possessed these objects were affluent The dates, which have been scientifically established, show that this phase of culture was not older than B. A very early trace of gold has been found inda a New Stone Age site of around B.

Prince Sandrokottas is identified with Chandragupta Maurya, whose date of accession is fixed at B C This iden- tification has served as the sheet-anchoi in an- cient Indian chronology The Indika of Megas- thenes, who tam to the court of Chandragupta Maurya, has been preserved only m fragments quoted by subsequent classical writeis. They produced several pulses such inndia the lentil masurblack gram, green gram, and glass pea, Almost all these foodgrains have been found at Navdatoli situa- ted on the bank ncet the Narmada in Maharash- tra.

To this class belong the law-books called the Oharmasutias and Smntis, which together with their commentaries aic called Dhai maxastias The Dhaimasutias were compiled in B,Cand the principal Smritis were codified lit the first six centuries of the Christian era They lay down the duties for dilfeicnt varnas as well as foi kings and Lhen officials.

The coppei hoards comprise celts, harpoons, antennae swords and anthropomor- phic figures. These fragments, when read together, furnish valuable information not only about the system of Maur- ya administration but also about social classes and economic activities in the Maurya period.

MalkaniHindustan Times, nceert Novemberarchived at hindustan. South of the Idnia Yamuna doab, and bounded by the Chambal river on the west, the Son rivei on the east, and the Vindhya moun- tains and the Naimada river on the south, lies the State of Madhya Ptadcsh.

Piklihal and Utnur are important neolithic sites in Andhra Pradesh. As the script has not been deciphered, we cannot judge the Harap- pan contribution to literature, nor can we say anything about their ideas and beliefs.

Historical Sense Ancient Indians are charged with the lack of, historical sense.