GK on History

Vedic Culture

Submitted by tushar pramanick on Thu, 03/07/2013 - 11:29
Vedic Culture (1500BC-600BC). Original Home of the Aryan. Vedic Literature . Literature of Vedic Tradition (600BC-600AD): The Ramayana and The Mahabharata . Rig Vedic / Early Vedic Period (1500BC-1000BC). Later Vedic Period (1000BC- 600BC): Polity, Society, Religion, Economy etc

Harappan / Indus Civilization

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Harappan / Indus Civilization (2500BC - 1750BC) . Jhon Marshall was the first scholar to use the term 'Indus Civilization' .The Indus Civilization was mainly spread over Sindh, Baluchistan, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Gujarat, Western U.P. and Nothern Maharashtra. Capital Cities— Harappa, Mohenjodaro. Port Cities— Lothal, Sutkagendor, Balakot, Allahdino, Kuntasi

Modern India

Submitted by tushar pramanick on Wed, 03/06/2013 - 18:00
General Knowledge on “Modern India” topic , effective for competitive examination . Following points are discussed here:- 1. Expansion of British Power ( In the context of Bengal, Mysore, Punjab etc.) , 2. Economic Impact of British rule, 3. Socio-Religious Movements in 19th- 20th Centuries , 4. Freedom Struggle A.The revolt of 1857 B. Moderate Phase C. Extremist Phase D. The Gandhian Era.

Medieval India

Submitted by tushar pramanick on Wed, 03/06/2013 - 17:44
General Knowledge on “Medieval India” topic , effective for competitive examination . Following points are discussed here:- 1. Early - Medieval Period -- A. North India (Rajputa Period) B. South India (Cholas & Others ) , 2. Sultanate Period -- A. Delhi Sultanate B. Vijayanagar & Other Kingdoms, 3. Religious Movements A. Bhakti Movement B. Sufi Movement, 4. Mughal Period, 5. Maratha State and Maratha Confederacy, 6. The Advent of the Europeans.

Ancient India

Submitted by gk.manager on Sun, 06/12/2011 - 19:56
General Knowledge on "Ancient India" topic, effective for competitive examination . Following points are discussed here. 1. Harappan / Indus Civilization, 2. Vedic Culture, 3. A. Mahajanapada period B. Religious movements, 4. Maurya Period, 5. Post - Maurya/ Pre-Gupta period and Sangam Period, 6. Gupta period, 7. Post-Gupta Period / Vardhana Dynasty

Indian History

Submitted by gk.manager on Sun, 06/12/2011 - 19:48

General Knowledge: Indian History

☼ Indian History:-

Harappan / Indus Civilization, Vedic Culture, Mahajanapada Period, Religious Movements,

☼ Medieval India:-

☼ Modern India:-

☼ Short Questions and Answer