Early Vedic Period

Rig Vedic / Early Vedic Period

Rig Vedic / Early Vedic Period  (1500 BC - 1000 BC)

Geographical Area•

• Rig Veda is the only source of knowledge for the Rig Vedic / Early Vedic Period .

• From the names of rivers, mountains (Himvant  i.e. Himalaya, Munjavant i.e. Hindukush) and ocean in Rig Veda we have a clear idea of the geographical area in which Rig vedic people lived.