History of Ancient India

Human Civilization

Introduction to Indian History India drives its name from the Indus River where as ‘Bharat’ mentioned in the Indian constitution owes its origin to the ancient mythological emperor, Bharata who conquered the whole sub-continent and the land was, known as Bharatavarsha (`the sub-continent of Bharata’). Human Civilization in Ancient India India is one of the … Read more

Later Vedic Civilization

Later Vedic Civilization

Vedic Soceity | Later Vedic Civilization The main sources of information about this civilization are the Vedic texts which were compiled after the age of the Rig Veda. These were the Sam Veda Samhita, the Yajur Veda Samhita, Atharva Veda Samhita, Brahmanas and Upanishads. All these later Vedic texts were compiled in the upper Gangetic … Read more

History of Ancient India

Ancient India

India can boast of a glorious past and the study of the history of Ancient India is a subject in itself. India has a civilisation as ancient as most ancient civilizations across the world. We have added new articles on all the following Ancient India topics. Sources of Ancient Indian History Science and Technology in … Read more