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Indus to independence : a journey through Indian history

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Summary:India, a rich amalgam of cultures and religions, bears the imprint of many civilizations. Beginning with the Stone Age, this comprehensive program unfolds India's past, era by era, covering the Indus Valley civilization, the Vedic Age, the Mauryan empire, the Gupta Age, the southern kingdoms, the Muslim invasion, the Mogul and Maratha empires, the British Raj, and independence. The impact of India's diverse religions--Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, Islam, and Christianity--is also explored.
Provider:Lightworx (Firm)
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:India -- History
India -- Civilization
India -- Religion
Genre:Documentary films
Credits:Narrator, Kebbie Sebastion. Script, Sonia Narayan ; photography, Anthony Jaywanth ; editor, Rajesh Murthy ; music, Prakash Sontakke.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
Ancient Cultures
Collection:Films@UM
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