Hi, my name is Arjun. I hope you learn something as we explore life in India.
In addition the Indus and Ganges rivers where very important in ancient India, because they provided water for India. Plus, they had good land next to them to grow crops.
The Himalayas are located on the northern border of India. They are he tallest mountain range in the world. Also they include the worlds tallest mountain , Mt. Everest.
The sewer system is a major advancement, it removed waste water form houses and buildings. Which emptied out into the Indus River.
Archaeologists suggest that the scale and weights where invented to trade goods.
Not a single person founded Hinduism, but it is a collection of traditions.
The four main social classes of Hinduism are the Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaishyas, and Shudras.
Prince Siddhartha as a king could rule the universe, or he would leave the palace and become the Budda. When he turns 18 he leaves and encounters three forms of suffering. They are old age, death, and sickness.
The prince became the Budda (enlightened one) under the Bodhi tree.
King Ashoka helped to unite ancient India by encouraging them to become a part of Buddhism.