Communities of World History
Why do things that happened so long ago still matter?
Welcome to Ancient India~

Discoveries of Ancient India tell us that the people lived in brick homes several stories high and that they had cities with well planned streets and large public baths, 

Ancient India also developed useful systems of counting, measuring. weighing, and writing.



Map of
Ancient India









Why was the Indus Valley a good place for farmers and traders?

What two religions developed from Indus Valley and Aryan beliefs?

In what ways do Arabic numerals help us with daily activities?

How were the housing of the Indus Civilization similar to our housing today?

What kinds of pictures did Ancient India use on their coins?
(you will have to scroll down the page for this one untill you find India)

Describe the caste system.  You will have to scroll down to the end of the website.