Home | About Us | Links | Contact Us
  • welcome to Zahie.com

  • Malaysia's leader said on Saturday communications aboard a missing jet were switched off and its course deliberately changed by someone on board before the aircraft disappeared a week ago, but stopped short of saying it had been hijacked.

  • Ukraine braced on Saturday for a breakaway vote in Crimea as deadly violence flared again in the ex-Soviet country's tinderbox east amid the biggest east-west showdown since the Cold War.

  • Finally, the TRS chief K Chandrashekhara Rao has broken his silence over possibility of an alliance with the Congress in Telangana. After saying a firm 'no' to merger with the Congress, KCR has now ruled out any alliance with the Congress in both Assembly and Lok Sabha elections to be held on April 30.

  • The Bharatiya Janata Party's much anticipated list of Lok Sabha candidates is expected shortly which will end the the suspense over who will contest from Varanasi - its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi or party veteran Murli Manohar Joshi.

  • The Delhi High Court has confirmed death penalty to all four convicts of the December 16 Delhi gangrape and murder case. The four were convicted in September 2013 for raping and murdering a 23-year-old paramedical student.

  •  
    Home
    About Us
    Archaeology
    Earth
    English
    Essays
    General Knowledge
    History
    India
    Social Studies
    Jokes
    Memoirs
    Pen Pals
    Quotations
    Riddles
    Science
    Sports
    Travel
    Trivia
    Wildlife
    Funny India Toons
    Short Story
    World
    Poem
    News
    Economics
    Biology
    Physics
    Links
    Contact Us
    Home >> History >> Ancient Towns In Harappan India

    Ancient Towns In Harappan India

    The city of Dholavira was located on Kadir Beyt in the Rann of Kutch where there was fresh water and fertile soil.Dholavira was divided into three parts and each part was surrounded by massive stone walls with entrances through gateways.There was a large open area in the settlement where public ceremonies could be held.Other finds include large lettersĀ  of the Harappan script that were carved out letters of the Harappan script that were carved out of white stone and perhaps inlaid in wood.

    The city of Lothal stood beside a tributary of the Sabarmati in Gujarat close to the Gulf of Khambat.It was situated near areas where raw materials such as semi-precious stones were easily availble.This was an important centre for making objects out of stone,shell and metal.There was also a store house in the city.Many seals and sealings were found in the storehouse.

    © 2021 Zahie.com