"Ganga River History In Hindi" Essays and Research Papers

  • Ganga River History In Hindi

    called the Ganga (Sanskrit: गङ्गा Hindi: गंगा Urdu: گنگا Ganga IPA: [ˈɡəŋɡaː] ( listen); Bengali: গঙ্গা Gônga), is the second largest river on the Indian subcontinent by discharge. Ganges river is named after a Hindu goddess called Ganga. Geographists to Historians and Mythologists regard Ganges as the heart of Indian culture, tradition and living. Geography[change | change source] The government declared that the Ganges river between Allahabad and Haldia is National-Waterway No.1. The river has many...

    Allahabad, Ganges, Haridwar 863  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why Is Ganga Considered Holy River

    3000 WORDS | | WHY IS GANGA CONSIDERED A HOLY RIVER | CONTENTS AUTHOR’S DECLARATION ABSTARCT ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS. TABLE OF ILLUSTRATIONS PREFACE INTRODUCTION MAIN BODY 1. Analysis of Methods 2. Observations & Findings 3. Inconsistencies of Research EMERGING INSIGHTS SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY FILMOGRAPHY COMMENTS AUTHOR’S DECLARATION I declare that the work in this dissertation...

    Bhagavad Gita, Bihar, Brahman 566  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ganga

    is the largest river in India with an extraordinary religious importance for Hindus. Along its banks are some of the world's oldest inhabited places like Varanasi and Patna. It provides water to about 40% of India's population in 11 states,an estimated of 500 million people or more, which is larger than any other river in the world. Today, it is considered to be sixth most polluted river in the world. The Clean Ganga Campaign is a premier awareness function to keep the river pollution free...

    Bihar, Ganges, India 591  Words | 3  Pages

  • Yamuna River

    Yamuna The Yamuna (Sanskrit: यमुना), sometimes called Jamuna (Bengali: যমুনা, Hindi: जमुना, Urdu: جمنا) or Jumna, is the largest tributary river of theGanges (Ganga) in northern India. Originating from the Yamunotri Glacier at a height of 6,387 metres on the south western slopes of Banderpooch peaks in the Lower Himalayas in Uttarakhand, it travels a total length of 1,376 kilometers (855 mi) and has a drainage system of 366,223 square kilometres (141,399 sq mi), 40.2% of the entire Ganges Basin...

    Allahabad, Delhi, Ganges 1700  Words | 5  Pages

  • River Ganga

    The River The Ganga The Ganges River has always been known as a religious icon in the world. The River is known as a spiritual center because the people of India rely on the river for most life functions in the area. The uses in India for the river are nearly endless; the main functions of the river are Agricultural use, Industry, as an energy source, transportation, Drinking, bathing, and baptisms. Along the river there are also many...

    Bangladesh, Bay of Bengal, Ganges 449  Words | 2  Pages

  • Drainage: Lake and East Flowing Rivers

    “drainage” describes the river system of an area. • The area drained by a single river system is called a “drainage basin” or river basin. • Any higher ground, such as mountain or upland separates two adjoining drainage basins. Such upland is known as a water divide or a watershed. • Depending upon the relief, geological structure and climatic conditions of the area, the streams form different patterns. Drainage Pattern: • Drainage of an area is concerned with the study of main rivers and their tributaries...

    Drainage basin, Drainage system, Hydrology 2108  Words | 7  Pages

  • Spoon River in History

    Spoon River Anthology portrays the typical small town at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. Show the different social, economical, and political trend and influences throughout the United States. The city of Spoon River went through many of the same social trends that the United States experienced like social Darwinism and the change in woman roles in society. The idea of social Darwinism had its part in the country as well as in Spoon River. In Spoon River Anthology...

    19th century, Gender role, Laissez-faire 1070  Words | 3  Pages

  • The River

    The River Brenda Hughes ENG121 Instructor Marnie Nollette July 19, 2013 Outline I. The Demographics A. Climate B. Location C. Length II. The History A. Indians B. Settlers C. Community III. Advantages versus disadvantages A. Recreation B. Events C. Tragedies IV. Environmental Impact A. Financial B. Retirement Whenever there is the mention of the great State of Texas, one tends to automatically visualize a sweltering hot, baron...

    Flash flood, Flood, Guadalupe River 1045  Words | 4  Pages

  • Indian River and Its Tributeries

    Sindhu River Originating from Kailash mountain, it covers 550 kms in Jammu and Kashmir. From there it enters Leh, and gets mingled with Zanzkar river. In Punjab it is met with five major rivers of Punjab – Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Satluj. The word Sindhu originates from the word sidh meaning to keep off . The river Sindhu has been mentioned 176 times in Rigveda, 95 times in plural, used in the generic meaning. In Rigveda – the Ancient Indian Scripture( 1500 B.C.), is the earliest chronicle...

    Bihar, Ganges, India 2600  Words | 7  Pages

  • ganga

    Pin Code : 713212 Mob:08900243972,08982187841 LANGUAGE KNOWN English(R.W.S.),Bengali(R.W.S.),Hindi(R.S.) HOBBIES: Dancing, singing, reading books & journals, browsing Internet, watching movies, listening music, playing badminton. PROJECT: “Microbial analysis of purified water” from EAST INDIA PHARMACEUTICAL WORKS LIMITED...

    Agarose gel electrophoresis, Chromatography, Gel electrophoresis 517  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ganges River

    Ganges River Omo Tribe Ganges River In Hindu culture, there are many famous rivers that we hold dear because of their spiritual significance. Ganga is one of them. Let's take a closer look at where this great river starts from. It all begins at the Gangotri Glacier, a huge area of ice (five by fifteen miles), at the foothills of the Himalayas (13,000 ft) in northern Uttar Pradesh. This glacier is the source of the river Bhagirathi, which joins with the river Alaknanda to form the might river Ganga...

    Allahabad, Ganges, Haridwar 1570  Words | 5  Pages

  • Ganga Rever

    TELUGU GANGA PROJECT 1. INTRODUCTION TO TELUGU GANGA PROJECT Telugu Ganga Project is an interesting project formulated ( first it was initiated in 15.2.1976 and finally historic agreement was signed on 18.4.1983 and 25.5.1983 foundation ceremony was held) to utilize flood water of Krishna and Pennar rivers to irrigate 5.75 lakh acres (2.32702 lakh ha) in drought prone areas of Kurnool, Cuddapah and Chittoor districts of Rayalaseema and uplands of Nellore districts in Andhra Pradesh besides...

    Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, India 891  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rivers of India

    The rivers of India play an important role in the lives of the Indian people. The river systems provide irrigation, potable water, cheap transportation, electricity, and the livelihoods for a large number of people all over the country. This easily explains why nearly all the major cities of India are located by the banks of rivers. The rivers also have an important role in Hindu mythology and are considered holy by all Hindus in the country. Seven major rivers along with their numerous tributaries...

    Andhra Pradesh, Bay of Bengal, Ganges 1169  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ganga River

    under Section 7(11) of the NCTE Regulations, 2009 for 50 seats in D.El.Ed. course from the academic session 2014-2015. | 69 | 213.10.25 | NRCAPP-2399 | Syadward Jain Educational and Social Trust, Plot / Khasra Number – 1414, Street Number – River Park, Delhi Road, Village– Bagpat, Post Office – Bagpat, Tehsil/Taluka – Bagpat, Town/City – Bagpat, District – Bagpat, Pin Code – 2222093, State – Uttar Pradesh | B.Ed. | The original file of the Institution along with other...

    Appeal, Chandigarh, Doctor of Education 32716  Words | 81  Pages

  • Rivers of Punjab

    [hide]v · d · eThe Five Rivers of The Punjab | | | | Punjabi Names | Jhelum · Chenab · Ravi · Sutlej · Beas | | | | | Greek Names | Hydaspes · Acesines · Hydraotes · Hesidros · Hyphasis | | | | | Sanskrit Names | Vitasta · Ashikini · Parushani · Shatadru · Vipasa | | | Jehlum River or Jhelum River Urdu: دریاۓ جہلم (Shahmukhi),(Sanskrit: वितस्ता, Kashmiri: Vyeth, Hindi: झेलम, Punjabi: ਜੇਹਲਮ(Gurmukhi)) is a river that flows in India and Pakistan. It is the largest and most...

    Chenab River, Himachal Pradesh, Indus basin 941  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Holy River of India-River Ganges

    The Ganga, especially, is the river of India, beloved of her people, round which are intertwined her memories, her hopes and fears, her songs of triumph, her victories and her defeats. She has been a symbol of India's age-long culture and civilization, ever changing, ever flowing, and yet ever the same Ganga." - Jawaharlal Nehru, First Prime Minister of India, born in Allahabad on the Ganges Ganges (Hindi Ganga), major river of the Indian subcontinent, formed in the southern ranges of the Himalaya...

    Allahabad, Ganges, Haridwar 9500  Words | 24  Pages

  • History of Indian Press

    History of Indian Press accounts for the prestigious growth of Indian newspapers and its significance in Indian history as well. James Augustus Hickey is considered as the "father of Indian press" as he started the first Indian newspaper from Calcutta, the `Bengal Gazette` or the `Calcutta General Advertise` in January 1780. In 1789, the first newspaper from Bombay, the `Bombay Herald` appeared, followed by the `Bombay Courier` next year. This newspaper was later amalgamated with the `Times of...

    Hindi, India, Languages of India 1390  Words | 4  Pages

  • River Yamuna

    river yamuna Information  River Yamuna (यमुना), with a total length of around 1,370 kilometers (851 mi), is the largest tributary of the Ganges River Ganga गगां in northern India. Yamuna is considered the most sacred among all the rivers as per Hindu mythology. Its source is at Yamunotri, in the Uttarakhand Himalaya, in the Himalayan Mountains.It flows through the states of Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh, before merging with the Ganges at Allahabad. The cities of Delhi, Mathura and Agra lie on...

    Allahabad, Delhi, Ganges 841  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hindi as a Language

    The constitution of India (Article 343) recognises Hindi as the official language of India. Hindi is also the main language in many states of India such as Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal/ Uttarakhand, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Chhatisgarh and Himachal Pradesh. It is spoken by more than 437 million people in the world. The other dialects of Hindi are Brajbhasha, Bundeli, Awadhi, Marwari, Maithili, Bhojpuri, to name only a few. Hindi can be traced back to as early as the seventh or eighth...

    Chhayavaad, Hindi, Hindi literature 1435  Words | 5  Pages

  • Science and Technology in Hindi

    Science writing in Hindi appears to have began in 1818 (Patariya, 2000) with the publication of a magazine named “Hindi Digdarshan,” copies of which were circulated to many schools in West Bengal. ‘Digdarshan' regularly incorporated materials on science, a trend that was not in vogue at that time even in contemporary reputed Hindi publication 'Udant martand' (1928) credited to be the first Hindi newspaper. Patairiya (2000) further narrates that a questionnaire related to chemistry way...

    Delhi, Hindi, Popular science 1626  Words | 5  Pages

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    break down the distinction between rooms and indoor and outdoor space.[192] Japanese sculpture, largely of wood, and Japanese painting are among the oldest of the Japanese arts, with early figurative paintings dating back to at least 300 BC. The history of Japanese painting exhibits synthesis and competition between native Japanese aesthetics and adaptation of imported ideas.[193] The interaction between Japanese and European art has been significant: for example ukiyo-e prints, which began to be...

    Culture of Japan, Heian period, J-pop 1874  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Yellow River

    The Yellow River, also known as Huang He, is located in Northern Central China. It is the second longest river in China. It carries yellow sandy silt, called loess, which gives the river its name (Dramer, 2001, p.7). It carries its rich yellow silt from Mongolia to the Pacific Ocean (Spielvogel, 2005, p.85). The Huang He is sometimes called “The Great Sorrow” because of suffering brought by its floods (Ellis, Esler, 2001, p. 111). Millions of people have drowned, towns have been destroyed, and crops...

    China, Han Chinese, Han Dynasty 1007  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cuyahoga River

    The Cuyahoga River The Cuyahoga River is located in northeastern Ohio running through the major cities of Cleveland and Akron. The river is 100 miles long and empties into Lake Erie. It was said to be formed by the advancement and retreat of ice sheets during the ice age. The final retreat caused the river to flow north ward which had flowed southward before. (Michael) In more recent times, the Cuyahoga River was known as “the river that caught fire.” This is because the river was polluted...

    Akron, Ohio, Clean Water Act, Cuyahoga River 984  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rhine River

    Rhine River Contents Introduction……………………………………………………………………….…...…3 Rhine’s history………………………………………………………………………..….3 Rhine’s sections……………………………………………………………………….....3 Conclusion……………………………………………………………………………….4 Introduction Rhine River flows from two small headways in the Switzerland Alps and passes northward between the border of France and Germany, then continues entirely in Germany and after than through the Netherlands until it flows into the North Sea. The Rhine River is the twelfth...

    France, Germany, Netherlands 910  Words | 3  Pages

  • medision river

    Medicine River chronicles the lives of a group of contemporary First Nations people in Western Canada. The novel is divided into eighteen short chapters. The story is recounted by the protagonist, Will, in an amiable, conversational fashion, with frequent flashbacks to earlier portions of his life. In the novel, Medicine River, Thomas King creates a story of a little community to reflect the whole native nation. A simple return of Will's makes the little town seem to be more colourful. "Medicine...

    American literature, Fiction, Films considered the greatest ever 715  Words | 3  Pages

  • Dredging the Hudson River for PCBs - The history of the Hudson, Pros and Cons of Dredging,

    Dredging The Hudson River For PCBs Tens of thousands of years ago, glaciers carved out the Hudson River. It is an estuary, " An estuary is a semi-enclosed coastal body of water with a free connection to the open sea and within which sea water is diluted by fresh water"(life.bio.sunysb.edu). The Hudson River begins in Lake Tear of the Clouds on the southwest side of Mount Marcy, the highest peak in New York, and is 315 miles long. At its deepest point, World's End near West Point, it is 216 feet...

    Hudson River, Manhattan, New Jersey 1658  Words | 6  Pages

  • Cuyahoga River

    22, 2011 Cuyahoga River Fires “In the United States, a concerted effort is underway to reduce water pollution and thereby improve water quality.” (Keller) A case history of river pollution is the Cuyahoga River located in Northeastern Ohio. The river is 100 miles long flowing south to Cuyahoga Falls where it then turns north until it empties into Lake Erie. Cleveland and Akron are two major cities located along the river. The Cuyahoga is known as an infant glacial river, this is because it is...

    Clean Water Act, Cuyahoga River, Great Lakes 954  Words | 3  Pages

  • history

    com). However, President Abraham Lincoln succeeded the Army of Potomac’s commander James Hooker and Major General George Gordon Meade took over. “Meade immediately ordered the pursuit of Lee’s army of 75,000, which by then had crossed the Potomac River into Maryland and marched into southern Pennsylvania” (History.com). On July first, Lee assembled his army in the town of Gettysburg. When the find two Union cavalry brigades had arrived the previous day, as the bulk of both armies headed towards ...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Battle of Gettysburg 873  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ganga Project

    Born in the lap of the Himlayas, I have been flowing towards the sea for ages, through hills and valleys and planes by earning love and good wishes of all whom I meet on my long way.I am a river, a dancing maid, who knows not how to tarry for a while. When I was given this eternal flow I remember not, and when it will end is a mystery to me. This much I know that I was given my birth to serve the earth with her animate or inanimate creations. My life is a dedicated one, meant to purify the filth...

    Allahabad, Bangladesh, Ganges 3790  Words | 9  Pages

  • Rivers of Bangladesh

    Rivers of BAngladesh The rivers of Bangladesh mark both the physiography of the nation and the life of the people. About 700 in number, these rivers generally flow south. The larger rivers serve as the main source of water for cultivation and as the principal arteries of commercial transportation. Rivers also provide fish, an important source of protein. Flooding of the rivers during the monsoon season causes enormous hardship and hinders development, but fresh deposits of rich silt replenish the...

    Bangladesh, Bay of Bengal, Brahmaputra River 2420  Words | 6  Pages

  • River as Bridge

     The River as Bridge At the beginning of the new millennium urban populations outnumbered that of rural populations for the first time in history. Urban areas have long had connotations of being harmful to our environment and the people living in them are often seen as either careless or oblivious in regards to maintaining their surrounding environment; most notably the rivers that flow through their cities. The Trinity River begins in North Texas and flows all the way to the Gulf of Mexico; it...

    City, Dam, Downtown Dallas 1725  Words | 5  Pages

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    they received from managers/overseers. The lack of provisions available to the slaves. Revolt The revolt took place under the leadership of Coffy, an Africa-born slave. It began on the Magdalenburg Plantation on the Conje River, and quickly spread to the Berbice River. This revolt was one of the most prolonged battles of enslaved Africans against whites. It lasted for a full 20 months, from the close of February 1763 to December 1764. The slaves had two major contentions: a) they were badly...

    Atlantic slave trade, Caribbean, Cuba 1355  Words | 6  Pages

  • River Conscious Living: the Willamette River

    Brittany Wester SOC 228 TR 3-4:50 River Conscious Living: The Willamette Oregon's Willamette River is the 13th largest river in the United States, not only does it span more than 11,000 square miles in total area but over 70% of all Oregonians live in the Willamette Basin. This river is as much a part of Oregon's culture as Crater Lake or Mt. Hood, it is even a declared American Heritage river, yet we have become so disconnected from it that most people don't even look down as they cross one...

    Oregon, Portland, Oregon, Salem, Oregon 1158  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pasig River

    The Rehabilitation of Pasig River The Pasig River is a 27-kilometer river which traverses the cities of Manila, Makati, Mandaluyong, Pasig, Taguig and the municipality of Taytay in the Province of Rizal. It serves as the only outlet that drains excess water from the landlocked Laguna de Bai to Manila Bay. It also drains four (4) major river tributaries - the San Juan, Marikina, Napindan and Taguig-Pateros Rivers and a vanishing network of 47 creeks and esteros. In the years before large-scale...

    Makati City, Mandaluyong City, Manila 2853  Words | 7  Pages

  • Hindi Nationalism

    Hindi Nationalism This piece on Hindu nationalism, written by Alok Rai, deals with the coming of modern Hindi in the late 90s and the early 20s. Alok Rai who is also known as a critical thinker, theorist and also the grandson of Premchand makes his readers aware of the process of modernization in the case of language. In this essay we get to witness a connection between Hindi (old Hindi) and “Hindi” (new Hindi). Making of Hindi as a modern language connects to the programme of the imagining the...

    Braj Bhasha, Hindi, Hindi languages 1413  Words | 4  Pages

  • Indian History

    Indian History - Important events History of India . An overview : The people of India have had a continuous civilization since 2500 B.C., when the inhabitants of the Indus River valley developed an urban culture based on commerce and sustained by agricultural trade. This civilization declined around 1500 B.C., probably due to ecological changes. During the second millennium B.C., pastoral, Aryan-speaking tribes migrated from the northwest into the subcontinent. As they settled in the middle Ganges...

    Bharatiya Janata Party, India, Indian National Congress 1915  Words | 6  Pages

  • History Importance

    Lesson – 8 Novels, Society and History Multiple Choice Questions Q.1: - What is an ‘Epistolary novel’? (a) Novel written in the serious of letters. (b) Novel based on a biographical account (c) Novels written in poetic verse (d) None of these. Q.2: - It is truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife. The above lines have been illustrated from the novel – (a) Pride and Prejudice (b) Mayor of caster bridge (c) Pamela (d) Treasure Island...

    Charles Dickens, Daniel Defoe, Epistolary novel 1021  Words | 4  Pages

  • Urdu Hindi Controversy

    contributed towards the development of the language. The Urdu-Hindi controversy started with the fall of the Mughal Empire. This is because the Hindus felt that Urdu was a language of the invaders as many Turkish, Arabic and Persian words had been added to it. Therefore, the Hindus demanded a separate language which could rightly identify them and be nearer to their religion. Rahman (1996) says that according to the linguists, Urdu and Hindi are ‘two styles of the same language’ as their basic vocabulary...

    Hindi, Hindustani language, India 1338  Words | 4  Pages

  • Ganga Project

    is the most sacred river to Hindus and is also a lifeline to millions of Indians who live along its course and depend on it for their daily needs.[6] It is worshiped as the goddess Ganga in Hinduism.[7] It has also been important historically: many former provincial or imperial capitals (such as Patliputra,[8] Kannauj,[8] Kara, Kashi, Allahabad, Murshidabad, Munger, Baharampur and Kolkata) have been located on its banks. The Ganges was ranked among the five most polluted rivers of the world in 2007...

    Allahabad, Bangladesh, Ganges 10084  Words | 29  Pages

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    Arne Engelbrecht 25143484 HIST 111 Essay assignment: Nelson R. Mandela 18 March 2014 Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was born on 18 July 1918 at Mvezo, in tiny village near the Mbashe River in the district of Umtata. In Xhosa Rolihanda means ‘’pulling the branch of a tree’’ but also ‘’troublemaker’’ which describes Mandela quite accurately. Nelson Mandela was born into the Thembu tribe, he was a member of the royal household but was not trained to be a ruler one day, only groomed to be...

    African National Congress, Frederik Willem de Klerk, Johannesburg 2472  Words | 9  Pages

  • History

    Claveria could be used as a jump-off point to Fuga Island. Cagayan River / Rio Grande de Cagayan This river is the Philippines' mightiest watercourse – the longest and widest river in the country. Small streams originating from Balete Pass, Cordillera, Caraballo, and Sierra Madre Mountains meet other streams and rivers and flow to the Cagayan River. The famous "lurung" fish abound in this river during the rainy season when the river is murky and the fishes swim upstream from the delta of Aparri to...

    Aparri, Cagayan, Cagayan, Cagayan River 1743  Words | 5  Pages

  • Deep Rivers

    Rivers: A Reflection of History Deep Rivers can be seen as an allegory for historical conflicts in South America. The novel can be seen as a symbolic narrative of not only the problems that Indians faced in Peruvian society, but also Jose Argueda’s childhood and his struggle to find his identity. Deep Rivers is beneficial to the reader because it is a first hand account of the problems that Indians faced in Peru, thus allowing the reader to make a deeper connection to the novel and understand...

    Andes, Bolivia, Ecuador 1648  Words | 5  Pages

  • HISTORY

    Name: Date: Graded Assignment Final Exam Part 2 I. Map On this world map, indicate the following features: Amazon Rainforest Panama Canal The Himalayas The Ring of Fire The Mississippi River The Gobi Desert (10 points) II. Graphic Organizer Fill in the table below about these five major world religions. Do not fill in the shaded boxes. (10 points) Religion Name at least one Holy Text How do you achieve enlightment? Describe their view about the afterlife. Hinduism...

    Civilization, Culture, Earth 1478  Words | 9  Pages

  • Pasig River

    Background of Study  The Pasig River, which traverses major cities in Metro Manila, is considered as the “lifeline of our nation.” For years, various attempts have been carried out to rehabilitate or revive this long-been considered as dead river. Such attempts, though significant at some points, seemed to be insufficient to address all the requirement of successful river rehabilitation, not to mention people’s lingering doubt that reviving the river is such an impossible endeavor.  On February...

    Epifanio de los Santos Avenue, Makati City, Manila 1109  Words | 4  Pages

  • Amazon River

    Introduction: In our world there are lots of river in the world which have different importances, the Amazon River is the one. The Amazon River is the one of world highest levels of biodiversity. Running out to the South Africa there is the Amazon River and Amazon rainforest which are the 2nd largest river and the largest rainforest in the world. The Amazon River is also the largest drainage basin in the world. Because of its large dimensions, it also called “The River Sea”. As one of the most extreme place...

    Amazon Basin, Amazon Rainforest, Amazon River 1674  Words | 5  Pages

  • History

    The history of Wales begins with the arrival of human beings in the region thousands of years ago. Neanderthals lived in what is now Wales, or Cymru in Welsh, at least 230,000 years ago. Homo sapiens had arrived by about 31,000 BC. However, continuous habitation by modern humans dates from the period after the end of the last ice age around 9000 BC, and Wales has many remains from the Mesolithic, Neolithic, and Bronze Age. The earliest known human remain discovered in modern-day Wales is a Neanderthal jawbone...

    Bronze Age, England, Mesolithic 1037  Words | 3  Pages

  • River Nile

    Nile is the longest river in the world which is located in Africa. It spans itself from Lake Victoria in east central Africa to Egypt. It flows generally north through Uganda, Sudan, and Egypt to the Mediterranean Sea, for an approximate distance of 5,584 km From its remotest headstream, the Luvironza River in Burundi, the river is 6,695 km long. The river basin has an area of about 3,350,000 sq km. Its average discharge is 3.1 million litres per second. The lower course of the river in Egypt has become...

    Ancient Egypt, Cairo, Egypt 1022  Words | 3  Pages

  • In History

    This Is History Asking the question “what is history” is similar to asking the question “where does space end”. Kincaid asks this question repeatedly while trying to find an answer, “What is history? Is it a theory?” (Kincaid 4). There are a multitude of possibilities. These possibilities can be correct or incorrect, but what they have in common is that they are all opinion based since there is no definite answer. Jamaica Kincaid voices her opinion on history in her essay “In History” as she writes...

    Americas, Antigua, Black people 1984  Words | 7  Pages

  • Rivers of India

    Rivers: Most of the rich cultures of ancient history were flourished on the bank of rivers due to the comfort ness of growing crops. Similarly Indian culture was also initiated on a bank of river called the Indus Valley River civilization or culture. Still, today river is a vital necessity for human being to growup agriculture, industry and better communications. According to the resource of rivers we can divide Indian rivers in 3 distinct types. These are Himalayan River, Rivers of Bindhya...

    Andhra Pradesh, Bay of Bengal, India 3871  Words | 11  Pages

  • Hindi Cinema

    Bollywood (Hindi: बॉलीवुड, Urdu: ÈÇáی æ) is the informal name given to the popular Mumbai-based Hindi-language film industry in India (Bharat). The term is often incorrectly used to refer to the whole of Hindi cinema. Bollywood is only a part of the Bhartiya film industry. The name is a portmanteau of Bombay (the former name for Mumbai) and Hollywood, the center of the American film industry. Though some deplore the name, arguing that it makes the...

    Asha Bhosle, Bollywood, Cinema of India 1014  Words | 3  Pages

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    forming this occurrence. In this paper, I am going to discuss the importance of these factors and what they did history over time. The two most important factors that helped this energy shift from Asia/Africa to the North Atlantic region resulting in the emergence of more complex societies in the North Atlantic World are in my opinion sugar and the Atlantic slave trade. Throughout history sugar and the Atlatntic slave trade have been two things that have been brought to attention many times. Sugar...

    Africa, African slave trade, Atlantic Ocean 1591  Words | 5  Pages

  • history

     History Assignment: 3 Q.1) What were the main characteristics of the writings of the Nationalist School of Historiography? Ans: The Nationalist School of historical writing contributed to the self- confidence, self-assertion and a certain national pride which enabled Indian people to struggle against colonialism especially in the face of denigration of India's past and the consequent inferiority complex promoted by colonial writers. K.A. Nilakanta Sastri and other historians also...

    Economic history, Economics, Historians 2453  Words | 6  Pages

  • History

    central hut in the village belonged to the chief wife. An important aspect of the Bantu-speaking peoples lifestyle is they were largely agricultural. The Bantu-speaking peoples survival was heavily dependent upon agriculture. Their settlement near rivers provided a sustainable amount of water that would be necessary for an agricultural society. The Bantu-speaking people were mainly subsistence farmers. Subsistence farmers focus on only growing enough food that will feed themselves and their families...

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