History of India From Earliest Times To 1206 A.d.
This One Week Series is Written in English Language in Question Answer Series According to syllabus of Maharaja Gangasingh University.
Main sources of Ancient Indian History; Different Samvat (era) prevalent (used) in Ancient Indian History; Impact of Geography
on Indian History and Culture; Features of Indus-Saraswati Civilization; Society, Polity, Economy, Culture and Religion as
reflected in Vedic literature; 6th Cent. B.C. and the Rise of Buddhism and Jainism; The rise of Janpadas and Republics.
Rise of Magadha upto the Nandas; Magadha Empire and contribution of Chandragupta Maurya; Ashoka – His Policies and
Dhamma; Mauryan Administration, Cultural Achievements of Mauryan period; Causes of decline of the Mauryan Empire.
Different political powers in Pre-Gupta period - Sunga, Satavahan, Saka and Kushana; Prominent rulers and their contribution
in Pre-Gupta Period - Pushyamitra Sunga, Gautamiputra Shatkarni, Rudradaman I and Kanishka I; Sangam Age-Literature,
Society and Culture; Economic Progress in the Pre-Gupta period with special reference to trade and commerce.
Early History of the Gupta Dynasty upto Chandra Gupta-I; Prominent Rulers of Gupta Dynasty and their achievements -
Samudra Gupta, Chandra Gupta-II, Skand Gupta; Features of Gupta Administration; Cultural Revivalism and development
of Science and Technology during Gupta Period.
India in the Post-Gupta Period: Formation and Expansion of Vardhana Empire– Harsh; Features of Chola, Chalukya
and Pallava administration; Tripartite Struggle, Contribution of Vigraharaja Chahamana, Kumara Pala Chalukya and Bhoja
Parmara; Factors leading to disintegration of Rajput states.