Chronologically, Indian History can be classified into three periods – Ancient India, Medieval India and Modern India.
What is the period of ancient Indian history?
|Indus Valley Civilisation||2900 to 1700 BC|
|Vedic Period||1500 to 600 BC|
|Pre-Mauryan Age||6th Century to 4th Century BC|
|Mauryan Age||321 to 184 BC|
How long is the history of India?
The History of India begins with the birth of the Indus Valley Civilization, more precisely known as Harappan Civilization. It flourished around 2,500 BC, in the western part of South Asia, what today is Pakistan and Western India.
What are the 4 periods of history?
Modern history (1500 – present)
- Early Modern Period (1500 – 1750)
- Late Modern Period (1750 – 1945)
- Contemporary Period (1945 – present)
What is India’s full name?
India, officially the Republic of India (Hindi: Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South Asia.
|Republic of India Bhārat Gaṇarājya (see other local names)|
Who is first king of India?
Ans: Chandragupta Maurya was the first king/ruler of Ancient India.
Which is the oldest caste in India?
The Aryans organised themselves in three groups. The first group was of the warriors and they were called Rajanya, later they changed its name to Kshatriyas. The second group was of the priests and they were called Brahmanas. These two groups struggled politically for the leadership among the Aryans.
What are two eras of India?
‘Shalivahan Shaka’ and ‘Vikram Samvat’ are two eras that are used in India.