Interesting Facts about ancient India

India is a home for cultural and traditional diversity. Ever since medival period, India held wide cultural heritage, and always filled with Interesting Facts. Here are some of the Interesting Facts about Ancient India

  • Yoga, the world's most popular Alternative health therapy, originated in India
  • The earliest settlers of India were Aryans and Dravidians
  • The Aryans occupied the northern India, Where as Dravidians Settled in the Southern scope.
  • Chess has it's origins in India, the modern game is the overhaul of the Indian version
  • Taj Mahal, one of the 7 Wonders of the world was built by Shah Jahan during 1632 and 1653
  • India is the home for various architectural wonders which can be witnessed near the Delhi, Fatehpur Sikhri, Agra areas.
  • Gautham Buddha, the legend and the preacher of Buddhism, was from India
  • The most amusing fact is Indian architecture is the blend of Mughal, Turkish, Aryan and Hindu architectures
  • Raja Ravi Varma is a great painter from India, often referred to as Indian Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Ancient India has a wide knowledge in Science and Medical fields which can be witnessed form the Vedas and Charaka