This has ensured the rich kaleidoscope of festivals that are celebrated throughout the country. This battle again epitomises the fight between the forces of evil and good. India shepherd 1923.
As many civilizations the Greek, the Roman, and the Egyptian - rose and fell, leaving only ruins, the Indian civilisation and culture remained unscathed. As the Aryan tribes spread out across the Ganges plain, in the seventh century BC, many of them were grouped together into 16 major kingdoms.
Map BEIC 1857. His triumphal return brought great joy to his people who illuminated the whole city to celebrate the occasion. Slave Dynasty.
Ghurid Dynasty. Southeast Asia 1684.
India had often been overlooked, though her history and culture is just as rich as that of Mesopotamia or Egypt. This tradition continues to this day as houses and cities throughout India are lit up every year traditionally with small earthenware cups or diyas filled with oil to commemorate the anniversary.
They start from the time the Sakas or Indo-Scythians firmly established their presence in India. Stielers Handatlas 1891 61. About India.
The Mauryan Age: Our most valuable and most instructive materials in the history of man are treasured up in India only". Maurya Empire: The Vijayanagar Empire in the south was still strong.
Mark Twain, aptly defines India, the world's archaeological gem - "India is a cradle of human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of legend, and the great grandmother of tradition.