Monthly Archives: August 2015

Ancient dynasty and the state of North India

Ancient IndiaIn the Vedic writings and epics mentioned a large number of ancient dynasties and names of the oldest states in the valley of the Ganges, but the question of the historical reality of this data is very controversial, and in most cases is not confirmed by the materials of archeology. The epic contains various dynastic lists, outlines the events differently, making it difficult to restore indologists political history of the period.

The religious ideas of the Vedic and epic periods contributed to the origin of kings and royal dynasties explained will of the gods. According to the most common tradition, the major dynasties in the valley of the Ganges in the epic period was Sun and Moon, the founders of which are considered descendants of the gods of the sun and the moon. With the solar dynasty contacted hero Ramayana Rama, and from the Moon – known genus of the Kauravas. Descendants of this kind was traditionally the king Bharata, whose name is mentioned in the Rig Veda. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 6, 2015 in Historical



Ancient Indian Harappan civilization

indian civilizationAmong the scientists it was fairly widely spread opinion about the late appearance of civilization in India. Some of them believed that it brought outside the Aryan tribes. Often expressed the point of view of the isolation of the ancient Indian culture, its backwardness in comparison with the cultures of other countries of the ancient East. The discovery and study of Harappan civilization were clear proof of the antiquity of ancient Indian culture and identity.

Even in 1875, English archaeologist A. Kanin-ghem found in Harappa (modern Pakistan, District of Montgomery, West Punjab) with an unknown print-pad tshsyu but scientific excavations only a stitch in the 20s of XX century. Indian archaeologists R. Sahni and RD Baierdzhi discovered the ancient city of Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro (modern Pakistan, Larkhana District, Sindh). Since then, the problem of this civilization are the center of attention of historians and archaeologists claim many countries. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 5, 2015 in civilization


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India during the period of the Stone Age

IndiaIn India, it was born one of the world’s oldest civilizations – are highly developed culture that had a profound influence on the subsequent development of the country, the culture of many peoples of the East, Central and Southeast Asia, the Far East. Archaeological data show that India was inhabited in ancient times, and some anthropologists consider India as one of the possible areas, where the process humanization of a monkey. In many parts of the country found the stone tools of the Lower Paleolithic.

Independently of each other as if having two centers nizhnepaleoliticheskoy culture: in the north – the culture of Sawan (Indus Valley, modern Pakistan) and in the south, in the Deccan, – the so-called culture of Madras. These Paleolithic site located on the banks of the river, where there were more favorable conditions for human habitation. The first such park was opened in 1863 near Madras, so tools that are typical of the Lower Paleolithic South India – hand-axes became known as Madras-mi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 4, 2015 in Historical


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Dissolve in the air

DissolveThousands of people every year go missing and cases of disappearances are really discouraging when investigators there is virtually nothing with which one would work – a situation in which no one had seen, and there is no reasonable explanation. This is almost the same as if these people literally vanished into thin air.

Maura Murray

Ninth February 2004 21-year-old student at the University of Massachusetts Maura Murray said by e-mail to your teachers and employers that forced to leave due to the death (fictional) of one of her family members. That evening she had an accident, crashed his car into a tree near Vudsvila, New Hampshire. By coincidence, a couple of days earlier, Maura, too, had an accident and broke another car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 3, 2015 in Historical


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Dead Sea disappears, leaving thousands of sinkholes

Dead SeaDead Sea disappears, leaving thousands of sinkholes, which are gradually destroying the living environment and tourist coast. The Dead Sea is actually a lake, almost 10 times saltier oceans and is at the lowest portion of the Earth’s land. However, over the last few decades on the shoreline appear funnel. Today, there are over 3000 sinkholes in the Dead Sea, reports ABC News.

And the depth of some of these craters is equivalent to eight-story building. Gidon Bromberg, the Israeli director of Eco Peace in the Middle East, said that these creatures are a direct result of improper and irrational use of water resources in the region. Dead Sea robbed of 2 billion gallons of water each year due to water leakage from the main water source of the lake – the Jordan River. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 2, 2015 in Mysterious


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Ten unsolved mysteries of the desert

unsolved mysteriesIt would seem that could be interesting in the vast desert. But in fact, it is the endless sands lie unsolved mysteries of the world. The dead city about which there is no mention in the history, monuments depicting ancient advanced knowledge anomalous artifacts – all these mysteries of the desert yet to be solved mankind.

*. Circles Fairies

Across the Namib desert scattered millions of evenly spaced circles. Their edges are lined with grass knee-high, but inside the circle did not grow, even if to pour the fertile soil. The mystery surrounding the origin of these circles has spawned many theories over the decades, but none have been proven. Scientists suggest that the circles could be the result of the work of termites, swimming in the sand ostriches and zebras, the growth of poisonous plants and mushrooms, or leakage of gas out of the ground. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on August 1, 2015 in Mysterious


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