HISTORICAL CHRONOLOGY

HISTORICAL CHRONOLOGY

B.C.

5, 00000 -8,000: Paleolithic Age

8000-5000:  Mesolithic Age

5000-1000:  Neolithic Age

2500-1500: Indus Valley Civilization

1200-1000: Vedic Period; Rigveda was complied

1200-1000: Use of iron started in India

1000-500: Later Vedic Period; Age of the Ramayana, the Mahabharata and the Bhagwad Gita

623-543 Invasion of India by Alexander

600: Emergence of Mahajanpadas

563-483: Period of Buddha

563-483: Period of Mahavira

327: Alexander invaded India

326: Battle of Hydapass and Alexander defeated Porus

324:  Chandragupta founded Maurya Empire

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