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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Art

The Rajput age witnessed the growth of architectural and sculptural activity.

Many forts and palaces were built at Gwalior, Kalinjar, Ranthambhor, Chanderi, Chitor and Udaipur.

Most of the Rajputs were the Hindus.

A large number of temples were also built by them. They built temples at Khajuraho, Konark, Puri and Bhuvaneswar. Most of these temples were destroyed by the Muslims.

The teachings of great Hindu religious leader Shankaracharya helped in the spread of Hinduism.

The Puranas became the gospel of religion. The Rajputs worshipped Siva, Vishnu, Aditya and Ganapati.

The Bhakti centered Neo-Hinduism of the period gave a death blow to Buddhism and Jainism.

The Khajuraho group of temples in Bundelkhand is an important specimen of Rajput architecture.

The temples of this period were built in three styles called the Nagara, Dravida and Vasara styles.

The Nagara style represent the North Indian style and Dravida style represent the South Indian style and a combination of these two was the vesara style.

The Puri Jagannatha temple and the Sun Temple at Konark belong to the Nagara style.

Mahakali temple of Gujarat, Ekalinga temple of Udaipur, Jwalamukhi temple of kangra and Somnath temple of Gujarat are some other temples of this age.

The two Jain temples at Mount Abu were built of white marble. All these depict excellent and delicate workmanship.

Marthanda Sun temple is located in Kashmir. It was built by Karkota ruler Lalitaditya Muktapida.

Konark Sun temple was located in Odisha. It was built by Narasimha I (Ganga II).

Modera Sun temple is located in Gujarat.

Arasavalli Sun temple is located in Andhra pradesh.

Ananthavarma Choda built Jagannatha temple at Puri.

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
Viceroys
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