Ancient Indian History

Paleolithic Age in India | Characteristics of Old Stone Age

Palaeolithic age also called Old Stone Age. Palaeolithic age was the time when humans behaved like animals and were barbaric and uncivilized. His behaviour depended on two basic factors of hunger and security. He used to spend his major time in finding food and protecting himself from wild animals. He was violent and used to …

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Ancient Bengal Dress and Ornaments

Literary evidence indicates that men and women in ancient Bengal generally wore a single piece of cloth as under-garment, and occasionally also an upper garment (uttariya and odna). They also used various ornaments such as ring, ear-ring or car-pendants (kundala), necklace (hara), armlet (keyura) and bracelet (Malaya), that made of conch-shell (sankha-Malaya) being a speciality …

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