Processual archaeology
 
Category: Processual archaeology
Ever since human beings have invented scripts, writing has reflected the culture, lifestyle, society and the polity of contemporary society. In the process, each culture evolved its own language and created a huge literary base.
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The Medieval Period of Indian History comprises a long period, spanning from 6th century i.e after the fall of the Gupta Empire to the 18th century, i.e the beginning of colonial domination.Modern historians, for the convenience of studying the state and society of medieval India, usually divide the period into Early Medieval Period and Late Medieval Period.
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The Hoysala dynasty ruled in southern India from the 11th to 14th Century and were located in southern India in the southern part of Karnataka. The Hoysalas are believed to have come from a hilly region in this area.
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The early historical period in south India is generally dated as third/ fourth century BCE (before the common era). According to the Kurals,the Tamils believed, in fact, that the three monarchies of the Cheras, Cholas and Pandya were of immemorial antiquity, ‘dating from the times of creation’.
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The Chalukyas of Kalyana played an important role in shaping the history of Andhradesa during the eleventh and twelfth centuries A.D. They were the descendants of the famous Chalukyas of Badami and were able to emerge from the obscurity of two centuries when the Rashtrakuta power declined.
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History is no longer treated as merely a study of dates and events and that too largely only political events. Its scope has been widened to include many aspects of life. These include the study of patterns of life, which we call culture. Culture was once defined as that which relates to art, architecture, literature and philosophy.
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The political disintegration which followed the dissolution of the Kushan Empire continued up to the beginning of the fourth century. The Kushans still ruled over western Panjab, but they had ceased to exercise any authority further east.
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The decline of the Gupta dynasty a little after the fifth century A.D. triggered a process of political fragmentation in the whole subcontinent. Feudatories and subjugated powers declared their independence and made way for emergence of small kingdoms.
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Guild, the industrial and mercantile organization of ancient India took a predominant role in and through the long periods of the Indian history and restored the socio-economic progress during the ages.
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The Gupta Period is often called the classical age in India (320 - 550 CE), especially in art and culture. This is a relative archeologist term indicating the period of time a civilization reaches its highest peak and demonstrates its purest art form that is indigenous to the culture.
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The government’s ambitious road plans were motivated not only by a concern for the economic uplift of remote regions, but equally as a piecemeal political conquest (Ispahani 989). During the premiership of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, a national campaign was pursued to abolish the remaining princely states and feudal chiefdoms in the NWFP (Barth 985).
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After the decline of the Kushanas, north India witnessed the rise of the Gupta dynasty. The rulers of this dynasty were able to establish a vast empire that included almost the entire north India.
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The period between AD 750 and AD 1200 is referred to as an early medieval period of Indian History. It was earlier treated by historians as a ‘dark phase’. It was so because during this time the whole country was divided into numerous regional states which were busy fighting with each other.
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The agrarian expansion, which began with the establishment of brahmadeya and agrahara settlements through land grants to Brahmanas from the fourth century onwards, acquired a uniform and universal form in subsequent centuries.
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The Chandella Dynasty began in the first quarter of the 9th century C.E.. They controlled an area known as Jejakabhukti, the capital city of which is believed to be Khajuraho. Khajuraho is well known for its extravagant temples and buildings erected during the reign of the Chandellas.
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People have started travelling a lot today. They go by road, by air, by sea, by rail and any other way they can. But do you know people travelled long distances even in those days when there were no trains or aeroplanes in India.
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The peoples of maritime South East Asia - present-day Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines - are thought to have migrated southwards from southern China sometime between 2500 and 1500 B.C.
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Herbal medicines are the synthesis of therapeutic experiences of generations of practising physicians of indigenous systems of medicine for over hundreds of years while nutraceuticals are nutritionally or medicinally enhanced foods with health benefits of recent origin and marketed in developed countries.
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The history of Champa is dominated by the wars it fought against the Vietnamese kingdoms across their common border to the north. Faced with the emergence of Dai ViIet power.
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A History of Arakan: Past and Present, by Dr. Mohammad Yunus, President of the Rohingya Solidarity Organisation (RSO), Arakan, is a a welcome addition to the present stock of our knowledge about the history of Arakan and her interrelation with neighbouring lands of Burma and Bengal.
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Similarly, fascinated by the largely intact and functioning Bees Biswa and Sasana village communities, he wished to know what it was that had kept these aspects of Indian civilisation so far alive and ticking (in contrast to some of the disintegrated and pauperised communities we encounter in the present).
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The science of Environment studies is a multi-disciplinary science because it comprises various branches of studies like chemistry, physics, medical science, life science, agriculture, public health, sanitary engineering etc.
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NIlakaI).tha 's model was such that the sighravrtta was no more located on the deferent, but it is an eccentric circle around the earth, and that the manda epicycle rotates on the 82ghravrtta. Thus, in modern interpretation, the 8ighra epicycle represents the solar orbit and the manda epicycle explains the anomaly due to the combined eccentricities of the sun and the planet.
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The foundation for much of modern thought was laid in the science and philosophy of ancient Egypt and classical Greece. The chapter will compare ancient and modern and address the changes that led from one to the other.
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The archaeological record for the domestication of wild forms of cattle (Bos primigenius) indicates that the process occurred independently at least twice and perhaps three times.People kept cattle around for easy access to food, including milk, blood, and meat, and for use as load-bearers and plows.
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