• Ancient Indian Civilization
    “It was many and many a year ago/In a kingdom by the sea…” are lines that could easily be employed to illustrate the development of Indian civilization around 1500 B.C.E. There are still a number of uncertainties as to how exactly everything originated, however there is an abundance of infor
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  • Kalamkari an Ancient Indian Art Form,
    Kalamkari the ancient Indian art of painting Kalamkari refers to a method of painting natural dyes onto cotton or silk fabric with a bamboo pen or kalam. The name kalamkari translates as pen (kalam) work (kari) in Hindi/Urdu, and was most likely derived from trade relationships between Persian and
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  • Artthe Arthashastra Insights on Statecraft and Reflections of Ancient Indian Society

    artThe Arthashastra Insights on Statecraft and Reflections of Ancient Indian Society
 This paper investigates the Arthashastra and its implications for ancient Indian society, as well as the rationale behind the principles underlying the text.1 It is neces
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  • Ancient Indian Cosmogony - John Irwin
    . J , KUIPER Essays selected and introduced by JOHN IRWIN I VIKAS PUBLISHING HOUSE PVT L TD VIKAS PUBLISHING HOUSE PVT LTD Regd. O fice: 5 Ansari R oad, New Delhi 110002 H. 0. Vikas House, 2014 Industrial Area, Sahibabad 201010 Distt. Ghaziabad, U.P. (India) C OPYRIGHT @ Vikas Publ
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  • Ancient Indian Civilization History
    ANCIENT INDIAN CIVILIZATION INTRODUCTION In the 1920s, a huge discovery in South Asia proved that Egypt and Mesopotamia were not the only "early civilizations." In the vast Indus River plains (located in what is today Pakistan and western India), under layers of land and mounds of dirt, archae
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  • Ancient Indian Mathematics
    ANCIENT Indian MATHEMATICS THE SUMMARY INTRODUCTION There are opposing views prevalent regarding the prominence of mathematics in ancient India. One, there are those who make excessive claims for the antiquity of Indian mathematics with the motive of emphasizing the uniqueness of Indian mathem
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  • Indian Dances
    Indian dances India shows a variety of dances which can be seen in various parts of the country. These dances are performed differently and are an important aspect in Indian dance because they bring the past in the present by telling us about ancient Indian history. Besides entertainment these dan
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  • A Southwestern Indian Culture Among Us Today: the Hopi Indians
    A Southwestern Indian Culture Among Us Today: The Hopi Indians xxxxxxxxx Axia College Did you know that the Ancient Indian people of the Southwestern United States have dated back to the year 10,000 BC? First appearing toward the end of the last Ice Age, they were the first “Americans.”
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  • The Indian Carpet Industry
    The Indian Carpet Industry -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Indian Carpet Industry India, like many other countries, has always used wool as the basic material of the carpet. Other materials commonly used are silk and cotton. Silk
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  • North American Indian Timeline
    North American Indian Timeline (1492-1999) 1492 From their nakedness, Columbus inferred the native people to be an inferior race. Columbus wrote of the Indians he encountered, "They all go around as naked as their mothers bore them; and also the women." However, he noted that "they could easil
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  • Ancient India: Overview
    Ancient India: Cultural Aspect Temples of ancient India: Primarily carved out of rock, the ancient temples of India demonstrate the religious beliefs as well as the deft craftsmanship of an era long gone-by. While there are a number of Hindu temples scattered throughout the subcontinent, shri
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  • History of Indian Women
    History of Indian Women In The Past And Today Introduction The status of women in India has been subject to many great changes over the past few millennia. From a largely unknown status in ancient times through the low points of the medieval period, to the promotion of equal rights by many r
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  • Indian
    Mircea ITU Julieta MOLEANU Cultură şi civilizaţie indiană Referenţi: Prof. univ. dr. Lucia WALD Lector univ. dr. Gheorghe SARĂU Această lucrare este destinată uzului studenţilor Departamentului de Învăţământ Deschis la Distanţă al Universităţii din Bucureşti. Toate
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  • The History of Indian Women
      THE HISTORY OF INDIAN WOMEN: HINDUISM AT CROSSROADS WITH GENDER Introduction: Male Gods and Female Goddesses Much of the meaning of the Rig Veda is imperfectly understood and the meanings of many words have become obsolete for many centuries. However a broad concept of the re
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  • How Has West Influenced the Indian Culture?
    Introduction: Culture is the set of patterns of human activity within a society or social group and the symbolic structures that give such activity significance. Customs, laws, popular styles, social standards, and traditions are all examples of cultural elements. The term culture refers to
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  • Indian Culture
    Culture of India India's languages, religions, dance, music, architecture and customs differ from place to place within the country, but nevertheless possess a commonality. The culture of India is an amalgamation of these diverse sub-cultures spread all over the Indian subcontinent and traditions
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  • Eat Pray Love
    Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love ALSO BY ELIZABETH GILBERT Pilgrims Stern Men The Last American Man Eat, Pray, Love Eat, Pray, Love VIKING Published by the Penguin Group Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 375 Hudson Street, New York, New York 10014, U.S.A. Penguin Group
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  • The Culture and Civilisation of Ancient India in Historical Outline
    The Culture and Civilisation of Ancient India in Historical Outline D. D. Kosambi Preface 1. THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE 1.1. The Indian Scene 1.2. The Modern Ruling Class 1.3. The Difficulties Facing the Historian 1.4. The Need to Study Rural and Tribal Society 1.5. The Villages 1.6. Recapitulat
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  • Ancient India Saw the Relationship Between Knowledge of Science and Technology
    | Ancient India saw the relationship between knowledge of science and technology, with religion and social relations. The archaeological remains of the Indus Valley reveal knowledge of applied sciences. Scientific techniques were used in irrigation, Metallurgy, making of fired bricks and pottery, a
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  • The Legacy of Indian Removal
    The Legacy of Indian Removal "Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children." — Ancient Indian Proverb Before they had significant contact with Europeans, Indi
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