Indus Valley Civilization

 Indus Valley Civilization

Some 4 or 5 thousand years previously a extraordinarily civilized neighborhood flourished throughout the space of Punjab, Sindh, Baluchistan, Gujarat, Rajasthan d the fringes of Uttar Pradesh popularly usually referred to as Indus Valley realization. The civilization was first present in 1921 at Harappa by Rai Bahadur Daya Ram Sahni, so it’s normally usually referred to as Harappa Civilization.

We extended Indus valley civilization in a big area. It was extended from Mand (in Jammu) throughout the north to Dialabad throughout the south and from Alamgirpur (in U.P.) throughout the north east to Sutkagendur (in Baluchistan) throughout the west. This distinctive civilization existed between 2500 B.C. and 1500 B.C.Important Sites:

More than 300 web sites belonging to this civilization have been excavated and much are nonetheless to be recognized. Out of these web sites, a really highly effective had been that of Harappa and Mohanjodaro. Other needed cities had been Chanhudaro in Sindh, Lothal in Gujarat, Kalibanga in Rajasthan and Banwali in Haryana.


1. Situated in Montgomery district in Punjab now in Pakistan, on the left monetary establishment of the river Ravi.

2. The metropolis was successfully deliberate and divided into two parts-citadel (raised portion) and reduce half.


1. Rakhaldas Banerjee excavated throughout the yr 1922 it.

2. Situated in Larkana district in Sindh now in Pakistan within the appropriate monetary establishment of the river Indus (Sindhu).

3. City adopted grid planning.

4. It made citadel on a mound’.


1. It was excavated throughout the yr 1931 by M. G. Majumdar.

2. Situated in Sindh now in Pakistan.

3. The metropolis had no citadel.


1. It was excavated throughout the yr 1957 by S.R. Rao and M. S. Vats.

2. Situated in Gujarat near Gulf of Cambay.

3- Rice husks had been found solely at Lothal and Rangpur.Kalibanga:

1. It was excavated throughout the yr 1953 by A. Ghosh.

2. It was situated in Rajasthan on the monetary establishment of the river Ghagar.

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