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Indus Valley Civilization

The Indus Valley Civilization was a Bronze Age civilization (3300-1300 BCE; mature period 2600-1900 BCE) extending from what today is northeast Afghanistan to Pakistan and northwest India. Along with Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia it was one of three early civilizations of the Old World, and of the three the most widespread. At its peak, the Indus Civilization may have had a population of over five million

Reconstruction of Dholavira

Tsunami might have destroyed Harappan port town of Dholavira

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four Human Skeletons found in Rakhigarhi, Harappan site in Haryana

5,000 Years Old skeletons Found at Harappan Site

Archaeologists in India have found a group of skeletons from one of the world’s most ancient civilisations, in a discovery which could provide clues to...
Lothal - one of the most prominent cities of the ancient Indus valley civilisation

Unearthing the civilisation of Lothal

Around 80 km from Ahmedabad, Lothal speaks volumes of history and tradition From 2600 to 1900 BC, the Indus Valley or Harappan Civilisation was at...
largest Harappan Site Rakhigarhi

Rakhigarhi is now largest Harappan site

Rakhigarhi is a village in Hisar District in the state of Haryana in India, around 150 kilometers from Delhi. Spread over 350 hectares, this...
Indus Valley Civ Ruins

Haryana’s Bhirrana is oldest Harappan site

The oldest archaeologically attested civilization in South Asia, roughly on par chronologically with ancient Egypt and Sumer, the Indus Valley Civilization is considered the fount...
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Remnants of 4000 years old Harappan period house found

The Archaeological Survey of India during its excavations carried out at Chandyan village in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh, has found remnants of...
Indus Valley Scriptvideo

Computing a Rosetta Stone for the Indus script

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The pictograph found in a cave in Hampi.

Drawings of Indus Valley discovered near Hampi

The Indus Valley Civilisation has puzzled archaeologists and researchers ever since it was first discovered in the early twentieth century. Who were these ancient...

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