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Why do historians generally regard the Harappan Civilization and the Rig Vedic Culture as representing two different Societies ?

Q. Why do historians generally regard the Harappan Civilization and the Rig Vedic Culture as representing two different Societies ? Ans: The Harappan Civilization emerged in northwestern regions of Indian subcontinent and lasted from about 2500 BCE to 1700 BCE. The Vedic Civilization is said to have started after a gap of few centuries from […]

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Selfstudyhistory.com’s interview of Girdhari Lal Meena (Rank- 387, CSE- 2020) [History Optional, Hindi Medium]

Selfstudyhistory.com’s interview of Girdhari Lal Meena (Rank- 387, CSE- 2020) [History Optional, Hindi Medium] Profile of the Candidate Name Girdhari Lal Meena Rank in Civil Services Exam 2020 387 Roll Number 0837022 Age 25 Total attempts in Civil Services Examination (including present one) 4 attempts and 3 interviews Optional Subject History Medium for History Optional […]

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Interview and Strategy of Rajat Ravindra Ubhaykar (Rank- 49, CSE- 2020) [Best Rank and Highest Marks in History Optional in CSE 2020]

Interview and Strategy of Rajat Ubhaykar (Rank- 49, CSE- 2020) [Best Rank and Highest Marks in History Optional in CSE 2020] Profile of the Candidate Name Rajat Ravindra Ubhaykar Rank in Civil Services Exam 2020 49 Roll Number 6504977 Age 30 Total attempts in Civil Services Examination (including present one) 4 Optional Subject History Medium […]

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Q. Discuss the relationship of the Harappa-Culture with the Vedic Culture. Do you agree with the view that ‘Indra’ was responsible for the Harappa-Culture. [UPPSC-1999]

Q. Discuss the relationship of the Harappa-Culture with the Vedic Culture. Do you agree with the view that ‘Indra’ was responsible for the Harappa-Culture. [UPPSC-1999] Ans: The Harappan Civilization emerged in northwestern regions of Indian subcontinent and lasted from about 2500 BCE to 1700 BCE. The Vedic Civilization is said to have started after a […]

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Q. Amuktamalyada dwells much upon the relationship of fort, Brahmanas and dispersed tribal groups. Comment. [UPSC, 2020]

Q. Amuktamalyada dwells much upon the relationship of fort, Brahmanas and dispersed tribal groups. Comment. [UPSC, 2020]  Ans: The reign of Sri Krishna Devaraya, the most famous of the rulers of the Vijayanagara empire, is hailed as a golden era by historians. Inscriptions speak of him as a monarch in the fields of war and […]

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UPSC CSE Prelims Question Paper 2021 with Solution and Cut off Prediction (GS Paper 1)

UPSC CSE Prelims Question Paper 2021 with Solution and Cut off Prediction (GS Paper 1) Cut off prediction: Looking at the level of difficulty and last year cut off, anyone getting 90 or above marks should start preparing for Main Examination without any second thought. Q. 1 Under the Indian Constitution, concentration of wealth violates […]

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Describe the material life of Indus Civilization and discuss its expansion and contact with the outside world.  सिन्धु सभ्यता के भौतिक जीवन का वर्णन कीजिये तथा इसके प्रसार एवं विदेशों के साथ सम्पर्क का विवेचन कीजिये । [UPPSC, 1990]

Describe the material life of Indus Civilization and discuss its expansion and contact with the outside world. सिन्धु सभ्यता के भौतिक जीवन का वर्णन कीजिये तथा इसके प्रसार एवं विदेशों के साथ सम्पर्क का विवेचन कीजिये । [UPPSC, 1990]  Ans: About 5000 years ago, a highly advanced urban civilization called the Indus Valley or Harappan […]

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Q. Evaluate the conditions of industries in India from 1200 to 1500 CE. [UPSC, 2013]

Q. Evaluate the conditions of industries in India from 1200 to 1500 CE. [UPSC, 2013]  Ans: The new Turkish regime released social forces which created an economic organisation which brought changes to the one that had existed before. We see increase in the number of coin-hoards after A.D. 1200, expansion of industries, increase in commerce […]

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