Seasonal wind called monsoons would bring hot moist air and cold dry air in the winter. Monsoons would also bring lots of rain that could destroy their crops.
The Ganges river was the most important river in India. Indians believe the river breeds life so they will often bathe in it.
The ancient Indians Wrote two epic poems called Mahabharata and the Ramayana. These poems gives us a look int ancient Indian history.
In ancient India there was not much of a organized government instead they had clans throughout India. In these clans the power was passed on through a dynasty, the oldest male gets to be the next chief.
The Indians did not trade with other countries very often they usually traded with other clans and with their own as well.
In ancient india you are born into a caste either Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Viashyas, Shudras, or Dalits. Your caste determined what job you had an who you could marry.