Mohenjo daro harappa early history

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Mohenjo daro harappa early history

  1. 1. Early Civilizations of Ancient India
  2. 2. The Indus Civilization 3300 BCE - 2400 BCE
  3. 3. Citadel Of Mohenjo-Daro
  4. 4. Aerial View of Mohenjo-Daro
  5. 5. Wide View, Mohenjo-Daro
  6. 6. The Great Bath, Mohenjo-Daro
  7. 7. Bath Area, Mohenjo-Daro
  8. 8. Well, Mohenjo-Daro
  9. 9. A Main Street, Mohenjo-Daro
  10. 10. Granery, Mohenjo-Daro
  11. 11. pottery, Mohenjo-Daro
  12. 12. Bison Seal, Mohenjo-Daro
  13. 13. A Horned-God Seal, Mohenjo-Daro
  14. 14. A Male Head, Mohenjo-Daro Dravidian
  15. 15. A Priest-King, Mohenjo-Daro
  16. 16. Necklace, Mohenjo-Daro
  17. 17. Public Well, Harappa
  18. 18. Drain, Harappa
  19. 19. Unicorn Seal, Harappa
  20. 20. Female Figures, Harappa
  21. 21. Bull Figurine, Harappa
  22. 22. Elephant Figurine, Harappa
  23. 23. Burial Pottery, Harappa
  24. 24. Male Skeleton, Harappa
  25. 25. Female Skeleton with Child, Harappa
  26. 26. Harappan Writing Undecipherable to date.
  27. 27. Aryan Migration <ul><li>pastoral  depended on their cattle. </li></ul><ul><li>warriors  horse-drawn chariots. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Hindu civilization
  29. 29. The Vedas <ul><li>1200 BCE-600 BCE. </li></ul><ul><li>written in SANSKRIT . </li></ul><ul><li>Hindu core of beliefs: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>hymns and poems. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>religious prayers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>magical spells. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>lists of the gods and goddesses. </li></ul></ul>Rig Veda  oldest work.
  30. 31. Brahmanas = prose tets containing observations on religious rites and sacrifices Arankayas = religious and philosophical ideas composed for the old hermits of the forests Upanishads = moral instructions for fully understandig the essence of universal truth
  31. 32. Sanskrit writing
  32. 35. Varna (Social Hierarchy) Shudras Vaishyas Kshatriyas Pariahs [ Harijan ]  Untouchables Brahmins
  33. 36. The Caste System <ul><li>The mouth? </li></ul><ul><li>The arms? </li></ul><ul><li>The legs? </li></ul><ul><li>The feet? </li></ul>WHO IS… Brahmins Kshatriyas Vaishyas Shudras
  34. 37. The Vedic Age The foundations for Hinduism were established!

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