Political System of The Harappa Civilization

Political System of The Harappa Civilization

At the top of the pyramid of the Harappa society were the administrators, traders and priests. Their presence can be presumed on the basis of an understanding of the problems of organization. The rise of civilization is associated with the emergence of a centralized decision making system called the state. In the Harappan civilization there … Read more

Chronology of Indus Valley Civilization

Chronology of Indus Valley Civilization

Archaeologists use various methods for finding out how old various settlements are. Marshall concluded that the Harappa civilization was about 5000 years old and not 1000 years as believed by Cunningham. According to Marshall the seal, sealing, written script and works of art found in Harappa were totally different from those with which scholars were … Read more