By: Angela Marcantonio & Girish Nath Jha (Eds)
New Delhi, India, D.K. Printworld (P) Ltd.: 2013
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 100367
The earliest Indian inscriptions date from the third century before Christ. Arch-aeological and palaeo-anthropological evidence, as well as the Indian oral tradition, consistently point to the continuity of the Indian Civilization back to a much earlier date. However, the question of the origin of Indian Civilization prior to that period remains open. There are three main schools of thought in this regard. Proponents of the Indo-European theory suggest that the Sanskrit language and civilization were an intrusion into India from the West. Proponents of the continuity theory, on the contrary,... View More...