In defence of Ancient India

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Sharma, Ram Sharan, 1920-, Gupta, Swarajya Prakash, 1931-, India -- History -- To 32

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Statementby R. S. Sharma.
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LC ClassificationsDS451.S5353 S5
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Pagination30 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4385920M
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These attacks are based on a highly politicalised fanatical approach and are a continuation of the attack of comunalist elements on NCERT textbooks on Medieval and Modern India. In ancient India, the importance of military power was seen as an important aspect of statecraft.

Thus, the development of ancient India military thinking was the culmination of various social and political thinking that emerged within Indian : Shekhar Adhikari. Be that as it may, the fact remains that the book 'India in Greece' exists. Since the book exists, there must have been an author, irrespective of whether his identity can be established or not.

The fact also remains that there are other books apart from India in Greece attributed to E. Author: Neeta Raina. The list of the books and authors in Ancient India which is very useful for the preparation of the competitive examinations like UPSC-prelims, SSC, State Services, NDA, CDS, and Railways etc.

Medieval Indian history covers the time period from the Delhi Sultanate until the rise of the East India Company in Richard M. Eaton, India in the Persianate Age. Catherine B. Asher and Cynthia Talbot, India before Europe. Samira Sheikh, Forging a Region.

The title is misleading as this is about medieval India and not ancient India in contrast with the book of Andalusi — Science in Medieval World: Book of the Categories of Nations".

Usually, ancient period refers to antiquity which preceded the medieval period. is a one stop resource for Pakistan defence, strategic affairs.

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The military science of ancient India seems to have been more skillful at defense than in attack. The fortresses of the age could usually withstand the most powerful siege weapons know to the people.

Of the tools of siegecraft, little is known. In defence of Ancient India. New Delhi: People's Pub. House, (OCoLC) Named Person: Ram Sharan Sharma; S P Gupta; Ram Sharan Sharma; Swarajya P Gupta: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ram Sharan Sharma.

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Threads. Author Has Tried To Maintain A Delicate Balance Between Political History And Social, Economic And Cultural History Of Ancient Book Covers The Pre-Historic India, The Vedic Age, The 4/5(9).

and long-lasting, the king should build up an impregnable defence system. According to the Mahabharata, danda (army) is considered to be the chief organ of the state.1 The political thinkers of ancient India refers to seven limbs of a kingdom, which are.

Military organisation in ancient India was maintained by the state. At a later date the organisation also included the commissariat and medical personnel. The Senani-Quarter-Master General looked after the comfort, welfare and health of troops.

The Superintendent of Stores supervised the commissariat department also. India defense looks to ancient text Indian scientists are turning to an ancient Hindu text in their search for the secrets of effective stealth warfare.

They believe the book, the Arthashastra, written more than 2, years ago, will give Indian troops the edge on their enemies. This is an attempt to capture in one place the names of books and other works written in ancient India.

For the purpose of this list, we consider all books written in India up to and including the Mughal era as being 'ancient books'. This list is not comprehensive until it matches with the updated scientific facts. The original source is. This book gives an authoritative, up-to-date, and compendious account of the history, institutions and culture of India from the earliest times to the advent of the Moslem period.

It is based on /5(4). Reference for Ancient India Books, Indian History Books, Indian History book authors, Ancient India book types, Ancient India book lists, history guide books on Information on Ancient indian writers and their books. Education in ancient India was quite different from the rest of the world back then.

The society and state couldn’t interfere with the curriculum or the administration. To get an education, a child had to leave home and live with a teacher in a gurukul for the entire duration of his studies.

No fee was charged for education; in fact, the Author: Richa Jain. Economically, India often seems like two separate countries: village India, supported by traditional agriculture, where tens of millions live below the poverty line; and urban India, one of the most heavily industrialized areas in the world, with an increasingly middle-class population and a fast-growing economy (and also much poverty).

The President of India is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces. The Indian Armed Forces are under the management of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of the Government of India. With strength of over million active personnel, it is the world's second-largest military force and has the world's largest volunteer personnel: 1, (ranked 2nd).

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Cyrus was the first foreign invader of India. Alexander, the king of Macedonia, invaded India in BC and fought the Battle of Hydapses (Jhelum) with Porus (Purushottam) of Paurava dynasty. Mauryan Dynasty. Chandragupta Maurya – The first ruler who overthrew Nanda dynasty with the help of Chanakya.

He has been called Sandrocottus by Greek. Ancient Military of India - Indain warfare, ancient History, Warriors and Weapons. From the invasions of the Indus River Valley Civelization, thourgh the Vendic Period and the Invasion by Alexander the Great, and up through the Indian empires; the Gupta Empire and Maurya Empire.

Their great battles, war elephants and kingdoms. The game of cards also developed in ancient India. Abul Fazal was a scholar in the court of Mughal emperor Akbar. In his book, Ain-e-Akbari, which is a mirror of life of that time, records game of cards is of Indian origins. Martial arts by the name of Kalaripayattu were a native of Kerala, a state of India.

The Culture and Civilisation of Ancient India in Historical Outline D. Kosambi Preface 1. THE HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE The Indian Scene The Modern Ruling Class The Difficulties Facing the Historian The Need to Study Rural and Tribal Society The Villages Recapitulation 2.

PRIMITIVE LIFE AND PREHISTORY The. Military history of India. Bombay: Orient Longmans. Thapliyal, Uma Prasad. Warfare in Ancient India: Organizational and Operational Dimensions () Official war histories. Official war histories written by the History Division, Ministry of Defence, Government of India: Sino-Indian war, ; Indo-Pak war, ; Indo-Pak war, ; External links.

Ancient and Medieval India shall be meant for candidates from the state of Union Civil Services as well as various state public service examinations. The book covers the complete syllabus of ancient and medieval history for the Main exam union civil service, and has material that is immensely helpful for the Prelims as well.

The contents of the book are very relevant as they are developed Reviews: 1.Viewed in this light, war departments were 'defense' departments and military expenditure were included in the cost of defense. In this, as in many cases, ancient India was ahead of modern ideas.

There is a definite ordinance of the ancient law books prohibiting the warrior caste from taking to asceticism. (caste of Ancient India) and.