Ancient

Indus Valley Civilization
Vedic Civilization
Pre-Mauryan Age
Buddhism
Jainism
Mauryan Empire
Post Mauryan Period
Ganga Dynasty
Guptas
Post Gupta Period
Badami Chalukyas
Rashtrakuta Dynasty
Kalyani Chalukyas
Pallavas
Chola Empire
Kadambas
Sangam Age
Satavahanas
Vakatakas
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Mauryan Empire

Establishement of the Mauryan empire marked a beginning of a new era in Indian history.

North India was politically unified during the period of Mauryas.

The two literary works Arthasastra and Indica are the main source material for Maurya period.

Arthasastra was written by Chanakya or Kautilya, the Prime Minister of Chandragupta Maurya.

Indica was written by Megasthanes, the ambassador of Selucus Nicator in the court of chandraupta Maurya.

Mudrarakshasa written by Visakhadatta and the Buddhist works such as Deepavamsa and Mahavamsa and inscriptions of Ashoka are also the important sources.

The prominent rulers of this dynasty were:

Chandragupta Maurya(321 B.C-297 B.C)

Bindusara(297 B.C-273B.C)

Ashoka (273 B.C-232B.C)

Medieval

Muslim Invasions
Delhi Sultans
Mughal Empire
Bahmani Empire
Bhakti Movement
Gajapaties
Hoysalas
Independent Kingdoms
Kakatiyas
Later Pandyas
Marathas
Rajputs
Sikhs
Sur Dynasty
Vijayanagara Empire
Yadavas
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Modern

Advent of Europeans
Constitutional Developments
Establishment of British Rule
Expansion of British Rule
British Rule in India
Education and Press
Governor Generals
National Leaders
Popular Movements
Revolts
Revolutionary Terrorism
Rise of Nationalism
Socio-Religious Movements
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