Ancient History

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Ancient history, a mirror of old tradition and culture. On this page, I keep on adding interesting facts about ancient civilizations. I have always been curious to learn about ancient history and the past. I am slowly learning about a few ancient civilizations. Whenever I find something interesting to share, I write an article for the same.

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Clay Tablets

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Ancient Scripture

  • Do You Know the Vedic Hybrid Legend of Narasimha?
    Lion-man of the Hohlenstein-Stadel and the legend of Narasimha shows a few similarities which gives us hint to explore more on Vedic legend Narasimha.
  • Have You Ever Wondered Why Sanskrit was Actually Invented?
    The invention of Sanskrit was not just a coincidence. It was invented for a specific purpose. A language has once forgotten by the majority now started becoming a favorite due to the benefits which it provides. It has become the subject of many new research.
  • Shiva Tandav
    जटा टवी गलज्जलप्रवाह पावितस्थले गलेऽव लम्ब्यलम्बितां भुजंगतुंग मालिकाम्‌। डमड्डमड्डमड्डमन्निनाद वड्डमर्वयं चकारचण्डताण्डवं तनोतु नः शिव: शिवम्‌ ॥१॥ जटाकटा हसंभ्रम भ्रमन्निलिंपनिर्झरी विलोलवीचिवल्लरी विराजमानमूर्धनि। धगद्धगद्धगज्ज्वल ल्ललाटपट्टपावके किशोरचंद्रशेखरे रतिः प्रतिक्षणं मम: ॥२॥ धराधरेंद्रनंदिनी विलासबन्धुबन्धुर स्फुरद्दिगंतसंतति प्रमोद मानमानसे। कृपाकटाक्षधोरणी निरुद्धदुर्धरापदि क्वचिद्विगम्बरे मनोविनोदमेतु वस्तुनि ॥३॥ जटाभुजंगपिंगल स्फुरत्फणामणिप्रभा कदंबकुंकुमद्रव प्रलिप्तदिग्व धूमुखे। मदांधसिंधु रस्फुरत्वगुत्तरीयमेदुरे मनोविनोदद्भुतं बिंभर्तुभूत भर्तरि ॥४॥ सहस्रलोचन प्रभृत्यशेषलेखशेखर प्रसूनधूलिधोरणी विधूसरां घ्रिपीठभूः। …

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  • 10 Interesting Facts About Ancient India – Records of Greek Ambassador 300 B.C
    The records of Megasthene’s book Indika is the key to learn about ancient India and culture which explains the Indian geography, land, rivers, harvesting, people, religion, Mythology, and animals.
  • Dating of Mahabharata war by Astronomy, Archaeology, and Inscriptions
    The Mahabharata war is an important event in Vedic culture but due to lack of evidence, it becomes a mythological war. Aihole is one ancient inscription that tells us the exact date if the Mahabharata war.
  • Interesting Fact I Bet You Never Knew About Ancient Flying Machine
    Vymaanika Shastra is an ancient Indian scripture which covers topic like “definition of an airplane, a pilot, aerial routes, food, clothing, metals, metal production, mirrors and their uses in wars
  • Climatic and Land Changes Suggested by The Ancient Maps
    The ancient flood may be the mythological story but climate and land changes proof suggested by the ancient maps are indicating that event likely happened.
  • Why is the Universe Creation Myth Almost the Same in Every Civilization?
    It is the all-time favorite question. Why almost all civilization share the same kind of information? Why the scriptures from different civilization has almost same kind of information.
  • The hidden secret on Antarctica Revealed by Piri Reis Map
    We were told lie about Antarctica. Hidden secret revealed by the Piri Reis map. An old map which claims to have Antarctica on the map before the discovery

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