Category «Indian History»

The Vedic Period Society, Religion, Polity and Economic life.

society, political system, religion, and economy of the vedic period

After the collapse of the Indus Valley Civilisation in 1900 BCE, a group of Indo-Aryan people migrated into north-western India and started to live in the northern Indus Valley. The period (1500 BC – 500 BC) is called Vedic period as ‘Vedas’ – the oldest scriptures of Hinduism were composed during this time. The Rig …

Harappan Civilisation – Town planning, Social & Political system, Religion, and important Regions

harappan civilisation

Harappan Civilisation belongs to the protohistoric period (Chalcolithic age/Bronze age) dated 2600 – 1900 BC. It is one of the most ancient civilisations in the human history also known as Indus Valley Civilisation. With Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, it is considered one of the three early civilizations of the World.Harappa was the first site to be …