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Everyday life in ancient India

Kirsten C. Holm

Everyday life in ancient India

by Kirsten C. Holm

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Civilization,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Kirsten Campbell Holm
    SeriesJr. graphic ancient civilizations
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS425 .H64 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24918246M
    ISBN 109781448862191, 9781448863976, 9781448863983
    LC Control Number2011027625

      Book Overview It's difficult to understand ancient civilizations when they lived so differently than we do today. This volume makes ancient India relevant by describing the day-to-day lifestyles of people of the Indus Valley Civilization, the Maurya Empire, and the Gupta Empire.   "Life in the Ancient Near East is a first: a comprehensive history of the economic and social practices of the Near East from prehistory to the fourth-century B.C. conquest of the region by Alexander the Great A gold mine of information about ancient socioeconomic conditions.

    - Everyday Life in Ancient India (Jr. Graphic Ancient Civilizations): Kirsten Holm: : Books. For Kids: Ancient India Daily Life, Indus In the ancient Indus Valley civilizations, archaeologists have found ruins that show the houses were very similar. Some had two or three rooms that might serve as bedrooms, but the houses were remarkable alike in size and design.

    Philip Matyszak has written some very interesting books on daily Roman life, from many perspectives. He has a doctorate in Roman History, so he knows what he's talking about. His books are far from dry, if you're put off by his academic background. Free Download Everyday Life in Ancient India PDF, In this exciting volume, readers take a journey down the Ganges to Ancient India and peer into the life of a garland-maker. The book also elaborates on the ways of life and religious beliefs that shaped ancient Indian communities.


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Daily Life In Ancient India The daily life of the people of ancient India is based on the excavated sites, inscriptions and the religious text book written.

They provide glimpses of the life style prevalent during that time and help in constructing a. The book also elaborates on the ways of life and religious beliefs that shaped ancient Indian communities.

Easy-to-follow language helps readers find out about the caste system, culture, economy, and government as they follow this garland maker and In this exciting volume, readers take a journey down the Ganges to Ancient India and peer into /5.

out of 5 stars Worth your time, but not as vivid as Casson's book on life in Ancient Rome. Reviewed in the United States on Verified Purchase. I bought this on the strength of Casson's *Everyday Life in Ancient Rome*, which was very compellingly written.

This is also, but it's not quite as riveting as the Rome book/5(2). Get this from a library. Everyday life in ancient India. [Kirsten C Holm] -- Reveals everyday life in ancient India through an account in graphic novel format of an ordinary day for a family of garland makers, members of one of the craftsmen castes, during the reign of Asoka.

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India - India - Daily life and social customs: For almost all Indians the family is the most important social unit. There is a strong preference for extended families, consisting of two or more married couples (often of more than a single generation), who share finances and a common kitchen.

Marriage is virtually universal, divorce rare, and virtually every marriage produces children. The book has been divided into nine chapters under the following heads: Hindu Social Organisation, Position of Castes, Marriage Laws and Customs, Position of Women, Everyday Life of the People, Popular Beliefs, Superstitions and Practices, Religious Beliefs and Sects.

Religious Rites, Fasts and Festivals, and Law and Punishment. The Paperback of the Everyday Life in Ancient India by Kirsten Holm at Barnes & Noble. india book. book by elles lohuis. book by k.r dikshit 5—Each volume uses a graphic-novel format to tell the story of a fictional family and its activities in an ancient civilization.

The term everyday in these titles should not be confused with Author: Kirsten Holm. The book also elaborates on the ways of life and religious beliefs that shaped ancient Indian communities.

Easy-to-follow language helps readers find out about the caste system, culture, economy, and government as they follow this garland maker and his /5(2). Everyday life in Ancient India.

The achievements of the Aryans in the realms of philosophy and metaphysics have been the subject matter of research by very many scholars and valuable light has been shed on these as a result of their labours.

But as regards the social and economic conditions in which they lived there is not much authentic. Everyday Life: Ancient Times © Walter A. Hazen. Everyday Life: Ancient Times Introduction trange as it may seem, most of human history has taken place in ancient times.

Some 6, years have passed since early cities appeared in Egypt, Mesopotamia, India, and China. All File Size: 1MB. Illustrations B/w Illustrations Description:This magnum opus of Jeannine Auboyer refashions an ancient India which is not so very different from the one that we know today, a country made simultaneously of theories, principles and realities, in which the human presence is constantly visible through the tangle of rules and rites.

According to the author, though India has not produced true. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Everyday life in ancient India by Padmini Sathianadhan Sengupta,Oxford University Press edition, Microform in EnglishPages: Daily Life in Ancient India.

What did the ancient Indians wear. What did they eat. Did kids play with toys. Did they go to school. This site shares daily life in three major time periods of ancient India history; the mysterious and so cool Indus Valley Civilization, the Vedic & Epics Periods, and the Age of Empires.

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He reviews the professions, from the lowliest scribes to the architects and engineers who built the pyramids, and examines the work of sculptors, painters, cabinetmakers. Farming in ancient India was influenced by other countries as well as their own religious beliefs. Foods that were available were fruits, berries, meat, and fish.

Then, farming was learned by the early people of India and food crops were grown by fertile river valleys. The people in ancient Egypt valued their family life.

In lower-class families, the mother stayed home and raised the children. Upper-class families had slaves and servants that raised the kids. Everyday Life: Ancient Times explores elements of daily living in the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece, Rome, and Mesopotamia.

This easy-to-read anecdotal narrative is filled with lessons and activities on topics such as family, fun, religion, work, law and architecture in ancient times.

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