Recent in Technology

general knowledge 2023 arihant | Indian History | Ancient India | Pre-Historic Period

Table of Content :




general knowledge 2023 arihant | Indian History | Ancient India | Pre-Historic Period



INDIAN HISTORY




ANCIENT INDIA

PRE-HISTORIC PERIOD

Palaeolithic Period

  • Homo sapiens first appeared towards the end of this phase.
  • In this period, man barely managed to gather his food and subsisted on hunting.
  • Distinguished by the development of the first stone tools made up of Quartzite.
  • Palaeolithic period is divided into three phases. They are
  1. Lower Palaeolithic
  2. Middle Palaeolithic
  3. Upper Palaeolithic

Mesolithic Period

  • Domestication of animals (particularly, dogs) began and characteristic tools were used, called as microliths.
  • Bhimbetka in Madhya Pradesh, is known for ancient caves depicting pictures of birds, animals and humans.

Neolithic Period

  • Neolithic people knew about fire and wheel.
  • An important site of this age is Burzahom, which means the place of birch'.

Chalcolithic Period

  • Use of Copper and Stone made tools.
  • They practised agriculture, venerated Mother Goddess and worshipped the bull.

Post a Comment

0 Comments

People

Ad Code