Bharat Ka Prachin Itihas: --

Front Cover
Oxford University Press India, Apr 6, 2018 - History - 406 pages
2 Reviews
Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified
Beginning with a discussion on frameworks of writing history, the volume sheds light on the origins and growth of civilizations, empires, and religions. It covers the geographical, ecological, and linguistic backgrounds, and looks at specific cultures of the Neolithic, Chalcolithic, and Vedic
periods, as well as the Harappan civilization. The author discussed the rise of Jainism and Buddhism, Magadha, and the beginning of territorial states. The period of Mauryas, Central Asian countries, Satavahanas, Guptas, and Harshvardhana are also analysed. He highlights important phenomena such as
the varna system, urbanization, commerce and trade, developments in science and philosophy, and cultural legacy. He also examines the process of transition from ancient to medieval India and addresses topical issues such as the origin of the Aryan culture. This engaging and lucid text, by one of the
best-known scholars of ancient India, will be indispensable for students and teachers of ancient Indian history. This book is the Hindi translation of the English edition.

What people are saying - Write a review

Reviews aren't verified, but Google checks for and removes fake content when it's identified
User Review - Flag as inappropriate

No proper information to proud for Indian Because in this book round to round down cultured information First of all listen Mr Rajiv Dixit video or audio, All indian fill proud on indian culture This book missguided people.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate


About the author (2018)

Ram Sharan Sharma, Former Professor of History, Patna University, Deo Shankar Navin, Professor, Centre of Indian Languages, School of Language, Literature, and Culture Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Dharmaraj Kumar, Assistant Professor, Department of English, PGDAV College, Delhi University

R.S. Sharma (1919-2011) was Emeritus Professor, Department of History, University of Patna. He was also the Founder Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi.

Bibliographic information