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Known as the 'Sun of Power'/Gupta ruler who expanded realm by military conquest/court had 'Nine Jewels' literary men including Kalidasa
Founder of the Mauryan Empire and the first emperor to unify most of Greater India into one state/ruled from 324-297BC
Bronze Age civilization in NW of South Asia including Afghanistan, Pakistan & India along namesake river/included sites of Harappa & Mohenjo-Daro
Ancient Indian empire from about 320-550AD/called Golden Age of India/extensive development in science, literature, religion,...
Literally 'Mound of the Dead Men'/ancient city located in Sindh, Pakistan/built about 2500BC/technologically advanced/abandoned about 1900BC/rediscovered in 1920's/had Great Bath
Iron Age empire in ancient India from 322-185BC/captial at Pataliputra/expanded as Alexander the Great withdrew
Ancient ciy located in Punjab, Pakistan/badly damaged under Brit rule/founded about 2600BC & rediscovered in 1920's/northernmost of 2 main Indus cities
Grandson of Chandragupta Maurya/Mauryan ruler from 268-232BC/conquered Kalinga then embraced Buddhism/sought to spread Buddhism throughout Empire/philanthropic administrator
Mathematical concept first developed in India possibly by 5th century/definitely by 7th century

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