1.1.6.3 Other Indian sub-continent (after 100 CE)

Forward to 1.1.7 Eurasians/CeltsBack to 1.1.6.2 Ancient India – Mauryan QUICK LINKS:Pakistan:Gandharan BuddhaFrieze of Buddha and a naked VajrapaniWine-drinking and music muralGandhara frieze with devoteesFemale riding a CentaurAn Ichthyo-CentaurTrojan horse in the art of GandharaSeated Buddha, Hellenistic styleBodhisattva MaitreyaBuddha triad and kneeling Kushan devotee coupleHead of a Buddha, Gupta periodLast stages of Greco-Buddhist art, Ghorband […]

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1.1.6.2 Ancient India (300 BCE – 550 CE)

Forward to 1.1.6.3 Other sub-continentBack to 1.1.6.1 Indus Valley – Harrapan QUICK LINKS: Pataliputra capitalLohanipur torsoLion Capital of Ashoka6th Pillar Edict of AshokaMauryan era StatuettesMauryan statuette Mauryan coinsThe two YakshasKandahar Edict of AshokaKatra architraveCaturvyūha ViṣhṇuTerracotta statue of Vishnu CaturananaYakshi bracket figure Mauryan dynasty, founded by Chandragupta Maurya (324-301 BCE), ruled from the 4th-2nd c BCE. […]

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1.1.6.1 Indus Valley – Harrapan/Mohenjo-daro (3,300-1,300 BCE)

Forward to 1.1.6.2 Ancient IndiaBack to 1.1.6 Indian/Sub-continent IndexBack to 1.1.5.9 Byzantines – Back to 1.1.5 Classical Period – Greece, Rome… QUICK LINKS:Clay ovoid vaseGreat bath at Mohenjo-daroVotive images – or toys?Painted pottery urnsDancing girl, Mohenjo-daroDancer statuette, Harrapa Red Jasper torso from HarrapaBearded Priest-ManTiles and sealsSeals, Mohenjo-daroShiva Pashupati seal Image source: Wikimedia commons A Bronze […]

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1.1.6 Indian and Sub-Continent Index

Forward to 1.1.6.1 Indus Valley – Forward to 1.1.7 Eurasians CeltsBack to 1.1.5.8 Persians/Sassanians – Back to 1.1.5 Classical Period – Greece, Rome… 1.1.6.1 Indus Valley– Harrapan 1.1.6.2Ancient India-Mauryan 1.1.6.3Other sub-continent Forward to 1.1.6.1 Indus Valley – Forward to 1.1.7 Eurasians CeltsBack to 1.1.5.8 Persians/Sassanians – Back to 1.1.5 Classical Period – Greece, Rome…

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