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Geography of Janapathas during Vedic Period

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X84seX-D-CE There is a general misconception among Indians that janapadas existed only during the Bauddha period and not during the Vedic period as there is no reference to them in the Vedas. Shri Mrugendra Vinod refutes this misconception by presenting internal evidence mentioned in the Vedas themselves. Shri Mrugendra quotes many references

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Did Indian tool help Egyptians achieve pyramid perfection? [Excerpt]

Source: - The Indian Express. The Great Pyramid of Giza is remarkable not only as an architectural marvel. The four sides of its square base are in almost perfect alignment with the cardinal directions, just a fraction of a degree off, counter-clockwise, from the true geographic north, south, east and west. Two

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The Connection of Various Indo-European Communities with Vedic Tradition

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Geography of Aryavarta (Indus-Saraswati Civilization

Srijan Foundation organized a talk of Mrugendra Vinod, at INTACH, New Delhi. Here is the first part of the Talk.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfW4iLBgxg8&t=206s Namaskar, I am Mrugendra Vinod. From AnandavanSamudaya. We have been working as introduced. We have been studying Vedas in the traditional way. And, when we saw that the present-day scholarship which basically

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Geography of River Saraswati (Indus-Saraswati Civilization)

Srijan Foundation Organized a talk of Mrugendra Vinodh at INATCH, New Delhi. Here is the second part of the talk. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8GA29oqlCko&t=655s So, now let us come to the internal evidence of geography. I will be I'm, if you can again the passages ultimately, you understand. I have limitation. I am basically dealing

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Identification of Unicorn (Indus-Saraswati Civilization)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqKOtc2gKTs&t=62s Now, this is of a little different genre, title as you can see the identification of unicorn and cult object. Now those who are not familiar, I will be showing them, and now these are the seals. How many of them? Again, mount of evidence. Detailed speculation, big evidence. Ok?

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2000 BC chariots set to redefine Mahabharata Age [Excerpt]

Source: - The Pioneer. Some 60 km drive from Delhi, at Sanauli in Uttar Pradesh’s Baghpat, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has stumbled upon “royal burials” with remains of chariots dating 2000BC-1800BC. The first-of-its-kind findings in the Indian sub-continent dating back to the Bronze Age suggest that people of that era

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Timeline of 17000+ Years of Unbroken Indian Civilization — A Talk by Nilesh Nilakanth Oak

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3tsyzrDg2n4 Namaskar! So just talking about the mentoring on one of the forum, number of you might be aware of it. If not there is one forum called Bharat Rakshak Forum, some of you might know this, BRF. Of course you can have a handle there, it doesn't have to be your

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Keezhadi and Arikamedu excavations indicate that South Indian Civilization is older than 500 BCE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I9B7Vfq16W4   In recent times we have been told about the story of Keezhadi. Keezhadi has got an exciting story behind it. Archeologists had wanted to dig in Madurai. However, Madurai is like any other Indian city; settled, very expensive land, no place to obtain land for archaeology and so on. So

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Stephen Oppenheimer’s model of Human Migration from Africa

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fW-hLl1TXfM   I would like to talk to you about the work of Stephen Oppenheimer who in 2003 worked on the maternal mitochondrial DNA in an effort to establish who are we as a people, the homo sapeins. His story begins somewhere in 150,000 years ago but I prefer to start the

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Indian Civilization: The Untold Story — A Talk by Raj Vedam

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RGyjvyXEKdc   Thank you all for attending this talk today. So I will be talking about the Indian civilization and provocatively I have a title that there is an untold story there and I hope as I progress through the talk it will become clear that there is indeed something like that. Before

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‘Indian Scientific Methods’ – A talk by Dr. Raj Vedam

Source: - Rahul Dewan / Twitter. These three fellow propagated the Aryan Invasion Theory. Methods of linguistics largely the reason to draw conclusions. pic.twitter.com/kkVEpunV5d — Rahul Dewan (@rahuldewan) December 8, 2017 Linguistics have a very European centric view of development of languages. Simply depicts distance between languages. This ‘language tree’ could easily be

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‘The Forgotten History of India’s Maritime Past’ — A Talk by Sanjeev Sanyal

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Sanjeev Sanyal at the Jawahar Lal Nehru University. The topic of the talk was ‘The forgotten history of India’s Maritime Past’. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SoyPwRh4nRg&t=9s?cc_lang_pref=eng&cc_load_policy=1   I'm little concerned that I have been asked to bring order to disorder, none of my students through my educational career would have believed, none of my teachers in my

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Contribution Of Hindu Scriptures To Archaeoastronomy

Courtesy: Subhash Kak / Swarajya Magazine SNAPSHOT:- The continuing analysis of the astronomical references in Hindu texts imply that astronomical ideas developed in India in stages. These stages can be seen in the different layers of the Vedic texts, the Brahmanas and the Vedanga Jyotisa. Astronomers were interested in information related to eclipses, supernovae

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Cracking The Indus Script: A Potential Breakthrough

Courtesy:- Suzanne Radalia / Swarajya Magazine. SNAPSHOT:- Does your name appear on an Indus Valley seal? Read to find out. Back in the 1970s, my family lived in southern California. The infamous smog there often caused school closings in summer. I can recall walking home through the caustic, murky air, choking, eyes streaming

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Saraswati and Ports in Gujarat

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Sanjeev Sanyal at the Jawahar Lal Nehru University. The topic of his talk was 'The forgotten history of India's Maritime Past'. Here, Sanjeev discusses the coastline of Gujarat and the ports of Dholavira and Lothal. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ylXFf45q0Gw Sanjeev Sanyal:- I will start with Gujarat because my story starts with

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How Southern India skipped the Bronze Age and moved into the Iron Age

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Sanjeev Sanyal at the Jawahar Lal Nehru University. The topic of his talk was ‘The forgotten history of India’s Maritime Past’. Having discussed Gujarat and the ports, Sanjeev discusses the changing climate and how the Southern India burst with activity and the start of Iron in the South. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dcrsU5v_Kk&t=44s Around 2000 B.C., and

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Harrapan/Meluhan trade links with Iran (Jiroft), Oman, Bahrain, Mesopotamia and Sumer

The Srijan Foundation organized a talk by Sanjeev Sanyal at the Jawahar Lal Nehru University. The topic of his talk was ‘The forgotten history of India’s Maritime Past’. Having discussed the geography of Gujarat and the Saraswati river, Sanjeev here discusses trade and what he calls the Indo-Iranian continuum. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49T52kOepII Now, who were those chaps trading with?  We have very

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