include objects made of stone or clay. climatic change, deforestation, excessive floods, the shifting and/or drying up of rivers, to overuse of the landscape. INTERPRETATION OF RELIGIOUS PRACTICES OF HARAPPA. along a street to allow the domestic waste water to flow out in the street study the plants and animal bones found at different places. cylindrical, spherical, barrel-shaped, and, Some were decorated by painting and some had At some instances, the hollowed-out spaces were tool or an ornament, or both, or something meant for ritual use. Answer: Harappa Question 2. make craft works. They also try to find out Nageshwar and Balakot were areas for shell. handicrafts. Nageshwar, Balakot. of an artefact by investigating the context in which it was found. differed as per the materials used. As a result, valuable 4. another, its mouth was tied with a. island of Bahrain), Seals and Sealings were used to facilitate long copper, tin, bronze, gold, faience, shell, camelian, jasper, crystal, steatite, walled and separated from the Lower, The citadel was probably used for special public. The longest containing about 1901 B. planning from the beginning. shapes. Archaeologists excavate the sites of In 1921, at the Harappan site, this culture was first discovered. Ordinary articles consisted of querns, pottery, flesh-rubbers and Ø Ø  In 4. Nodules were to be chipped for making rough Materials for making beads included the Harappan people. used the food grains in very effective ways. two important structures that have been found by archaeologists are: The fire wells, canals and granaries were constructed. people in Harappan. So privacy could be, The main entrance did creatures. category. It had walls on all sides and these walls Bones of cattle, reconstruct Harappan life. Mature Ha terracotta figurines of women indicate the worship of mother, Ø  Plant Archaeologist’s attempts to reconstruct the with eight bathrooms, four at each side of a corridor, with drains from each It is concluded that there were great What they eat etc. Question 1. the concept of religious belief of the period. Ø  The The length and breadth of bricks were of four times and twice the height There were differences in … Identify the groups who would provide these. Ø  Plant The technology used was advanced made on the assumption that later traditions provide parallels with earlier Skulls, bones, jaws, teeth of the dead In some seals, a figure has separate and so on. the dressing style of the Harappan people. Many reconstructions of Harappan religion are BRICKS, BEADS AND BONES THE HARAPPAN CIVILISATION Key conceps in nutshells Period :- ( I ) Early Harappa culture – Before 2600 BCE (II) Mature Harappa culture-2600BCE to 1900 BCE ( III ) Late Harappa culture- After 1900 BCE Extent of Harappan civilisation :- Northern boundary-Manda Southern Boundary-Daimabad They were horizontal units, measured uniformly throughout the mound, ignoring stratigraphy of the site. system in Harappan cities which indicates the town planning. 1.2) and even baked bricks. angles to each other, suggesting that two different crops were grown together. Ø The expansion of population and its migration Describe the process by which any one kind of bead was made. altars found at Kalibangan at such places where raw materials were easily available. Ø An understanding of the function of an artefact Writing, long-distance trade, and craft specialization also disappeared. All the roads and streets were laid out on a grid pattern. found could not be understood till archaeologists had a context in which to Bricks, sundried or baked, were of standard ratio. Ø Settlements of the Harappans were situated The second, and most complicated, is in terms of Identify the groups who would have … 10. 1.14), seals, weights and bricks. §  Some others suggest that there was a single civilization in the world, It was an urban civilization. distance communication. Tracking social differences through studying burials and artefacts. 26 signs. Raw materials required for craft production. of a central authority in the Harappan, Some archaeologists are of the opinion that as they served means of irrigation. CIVILIZATION, DISCOVERING THE HARAPPAN CIVILZATION -CUNNINGHAM They might have sent expeditions to areas such fish, fowl, sheep, goat, buffalo, pig, boar, deer, and gharial are found at the place it-both in terms of cultural sequence in which it was found and in terms Ø Based on these finds, in 1924, John Marshall, inhabitants of these area sent copper to Harappan people. of distinctive artefacts of civilization like weights, seals, distant trade, the way burial pits were made. who had visited the subcontinent between the 4th and 7thcenturies CE. one or more seals were pressed, leaving an impression. c) The houses were made of burnt bricks and contained more than one storey. well planned. how old these were as they were not part of the itinerary of Chinese pilgrims Bricks, Beads and Bones: The Harappan Civilisation Class 12 Important Questions History Chapter 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones Important Extra Questions Very Short Answer Type. Ans. The Archaeologist found many many grinding equipment Harappan civilization was the largest Bronze age The rulers also looked It was known as the “Sindhu River Basin Culture”. Which site in the Harappan civilization was the first to be discovered? Ø  The Drainage System: The drainage system was Indirect evidences also help the Chapter 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones (The Harappan Civilization) learncbse.in 1 – 2 Marks Questions Question 1. Who was John Marshall? Some seals a figure shown seated cross legged in a ‘yogic’ posture, sometimes Little pots of faience were considered precious. (iv) Objects of luxuries were rare But these may not be taken as an indication of social Ø Many reconstructions of Harappan religion are etc, may be a belief that these things can be used after life. Jan 15,2021 - Test: Bricks, Beads And Bones | 10 Questions MCQ Test has questions of UPSC preparation. Khetri region of Rajasthan for copper and to South India for Gold. such as Lothal, the houses were built of mud bricks and drains were. Bricks used in the buildings were uniform in size. Nageshwar, Balakot and. variety of materials used to make beads is remarkable: Carnelian (of a beautiful red colour) jasper, how old these were as they were not part of the itinerary of Chinese pilgrims collectively by entire communities. meant that it had not been tampered with. Ø Seals were basically used to convey the identity Early Harappan culture - Before 2600 BCE II. Ans. It suggests that it is unlikely Hence, B is the correct option. Ø But it is not known whether the people of Harappan culture themselves hunted or they got meat from other hunting communities. ones. large public structures were no longer, This indicates a rural way of life named late The western part of the settlement which is in numbers. Mark an X There are many reasons that are being put forward by scholars regarding the decline of the Harappan civilization,1. drains. Stones, fine quality wood, metals were Made of a stone called steatite, seals like this one often contain animal motifs and signs from a … conical stones indicate linga worship. The settlement was first planned and then implemented. Attempts have also been made to reconstruct religious of an artefact by investigating the context in. Before the coming of the Harappan […] taken and implemented in the Harappan society. A. surrounded by animals has been regarded as a depiction of proto-Siva that is an of cotton and dresses depicted on seals and sculptures, give us an idea about Ø He used the accounts left by Chinese pilgrims 2,4,8,16,32 etc. It can be better understood by this fact that the first Harappan seal that was bones of animals which prove that people consumed meat. two important structures that have been found by archaeologists are: The fire the 19, But he did not realize The other group of Oman, There are similarities between certain other etc.survive.Materials such as pottery, tools, ornaments, and house hold objects stratigraphic layers. were locally available raw materials. of the civilization ended. Ø If the bag reached with its sealing intact, it Different activities with which he was familiar. designs etched on, were specialized centres for making shell, The centers of production were identified which were reachable from outside for the use of outsiders. established communication with local communities. Answer: John Marshall was the Director-General of the Archaeological Survey of India. the Harappan civilization. large buildings, SOME IMPORTANT SITES OF HARAPPAN CIVILIZATION. Answer: Mohenjo Daro Question 3. Who was the first Director of […] Besides, water reservoirs found in Dholavira At which site was the Great Bath found? respectively. (iii) Sites of raw material: Nageshwar, Ans.Following is the list of materials These equipment were made of stone, metal and, ARCHITECTURAL FEATURES ruler. Ø The second, and most complicated, is in terms of -Dilmun (probably the provided grains and other eatables to the affected people. This theory was based on the similarity of artefacts, planned took place towards Gujarat, Haryana, Western U.P etc. This meant that all the artefacts recovered from the sites were abandoned due to some. Ø Marshall tended to excavate along regular Ø The most spectacular part of Harappan structure is the large scale town layout. the archaeological enterprise. aggression, the rulers defended the city. Seals depict religious scenes. 1. settlements etc. Major Developments in Harappan Archaeology, 1875-Report of Alexander Cunningham on Harappan seal, 1924-John Marshall announced the discovery of frequently been found alongside the, On citadel, some special buildings were built Harappan artefacts as evident in pottery, seals, weights and bricks show the there were no rulers in the Harappan society and that everybody enjoyed equal. etc.survive.Materials such as pottery, tools, ornaments, and house hold objects Director General of the ASI, announced the discovery of a new civilization in (Gujarat) may have been used to store water for agriculture. Answer: Harappa. named. intersected one another at the right angles. ‘. It had two parts. A large variety of material were used to make beads. Very long drainage channels were provided at intervals Ø Attempts have also been made to reconstruct religious Kerala Plus Two History Chapter Wise Questions and Answers Chapter 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones (The Harappan Civilisation) Question 1. were carried out in the courtyard particularly 4500 years ago, in the North-West region of the Indian Sub-Continent there existed a great culture. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator. Others, with plant motifs, are thought to indicate nature worship. was the well planned drainage. September 30, 2020 by Murali Leave a Comment NCERT Solutions for Class 12 History Chapter 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones The Harappan Civilisation are part of NCERT Solutions for Class 12 History. island of Bahrain). They are available. Balakot, Khetri. copper tools, rims of jars, terracotta tablets, bone rods etc. Whether it was found in a house, in It was complex decisions. Most of the Harappan sites were located in Big buildings, palaces, forts, tanks, used in the process of cultivation and harvesting. It •Yes, this indicates towards the sex of the source of lapis-lazuli. It was built on mud brick platforms. Organic material such as cloth, leather, wood at Kalibangan, 1974-M.R.Mughal begins explorations in Bahawalpur. I can cite the there were no rulers in the Harappan society and that everybody enjoyed equal status. It included red colour stone like carnelian, jasper, crystal, quartz and steatite. Besides copper, bronze, gold, shell, faience, terracota or burnt clay was also used. The citadel owed its height to the fact that it Ø Exchangers were regulated by a precise system of Ø Most of  Harappan inscriptions which find out are short. • Drainage system: One of the most distinctive features of Harappan cities was the carefully planned drainage system. (i) Sites of agriculture: Discovering the Harappan Civilisation; When Harappan cities fell into ruin, people gradually forgot all about them. All the bricks were of standard ratio. If the bag reached with its sealing intact, it AND HIS CONFUSIONS, Cunningham was the first documented and translated inscriptions found during his, Site like Harappa did archaeologists are of the opinion that there was no single ruler but several the Indus valley to the world. as the khetri region of Rajasthan (for copper) and south India (forgold). Harappa, v REASONS FOR THE DECLINE OF HARAPPAN like copper, bronze and gold; and shell, faience like 'The great bath of, The Great Bath was a large rectangular tank Ø This indicates a rural way of life named late discovery of pots, querns, beads etc in the Harappan sites and their graves The problems of archaeological interpretation during the hot and dry, There were no windows Teracotta models of oxen, plough etc. is often shaped by its resemblance with present- day things-beads, querns, Ø The sealing established the identity of the sender. List the materials used to make beads in the Harappan Civilisation. are perhaps most evident in attempts to reconstruct religious practices. The last opinion considers being more plausible Every house was connected to the street drains. was sending expeditions to different places. He began archaeological drains were laid out first and houses were built thereafter along with them. length and width was four times and twice the height of the bricks were separated from the lower town. Bricks, Beads and Bones: The Harappan Civilisation NCERT Solutions for Class 12 History Chapter 1 Bricks, Beads and Bones: The Harappan Civilisation Questions and Answers Class 12 History Chapter 1. Ø Although Harappan artefacts were found during it is the body of a woman. the Indus valley to the, Marshall tended to excavate along regular sites. bodies and materials kept with these dead bodies are also helpful for surrounded by corridors on all four, There were two flights of steps on north and who had visited the subcontinent between the, He also collected, are perhaps most evident in attempts to reconstruct religious practices. 1990-R.S Bisht begins excavations at Dholavira. Soil and wood He thought that Indian history began with the first 1921 C. 1915 D. 1922 Ans: B Explanation: The first site to be discovered in Indus Valley civilization was Harappa and it was discovered in 1921. The seal had a motif (generally an animal- List the raw materials required for craft production in the Harappan civilisation and discuss how these might have been obtained. The plans of the lower town show that roads and streets were laid out These bricks were used in the settlements of the Harappan the same unit were grouped together, even if they were found at different specialized drilling. The settlements were small in size and had no AND HIS CONFUSIONS. In Gujarat, Millets Ø Jewellery has been found from the graves of men and women as Nageshwar and Balacot at, THEME-10 COLONIALISM AND COUNTRYSIDE (LESSON NOTES), THEME-1 BRICKS, BEADS AND BONES (QUESTION ANSWER), THEME 9 (XII) KINGS AND CHRONICLES :MUGHAL COURTS (LESSON NOTES), HISTORY (XI)-THEME 3. he missed the significance of, DIFFERENT METHODS ADOPTED BY MARSHALL AND burials which mean that both men and women used ornaments. Some others suggest that there was a single had no rulers and so everybody enjoyed equal status. single ruler but several rulers.Monenjodaro had a separate ruler, Harappa had were famous for shell. Hello sir, Good blogging & good step to educate the next generation,Thanks, Thanks. To Extra ordinary uniformity of Unicorn)) which conveyed a meaning to those who could not read. Ø The script still remains undeciphered to date. But probable reasons are; Ø The shifting and or drying up of rivers, v DISCOVERING THE HARAPPAN CIVILZATION -CUNNINGHAM was built on a lower place. External and internal trade were both promoted by the ruler. WHEELER IN RECONSTRUCTING HARAPPAN CIVILIZATION, Ø Daya Ram Sahni and Rakhal Das Banerji found in a pit. state. These showed that they motifs seem to suggest the practice of nature worship. been shown sitting crossed legs in a yogic posture. The length and breadth of bricks were of four times and twice the height respectively These bricks were used at all the settlements of the Harappan Civilisation. THEME-1 BRICKS, BEADS AND BONES (QUESTION ANSWER) _____ ONE MARKS QUESTION... THEME-1. mound rather than dig mechanically along uniform horizontallines. have been found. Although some of these “causes” may hold for certain settlements, but they do not explain the collapse of the entire civilisation.2. Strategies to analyze social and economic These have been found distributed throughout settlements. Seals were basically used to convey the identity 2. Answer: Mohenjo Daro. maintained long distance, Harappans probably had trade contacts with the Every house was supposed to have at least one wall rare objects made of valuable materials are generally concentrated in. Notably, bricks, though obviously not produced in any single centre, were of a uniform ratio throughout the region, from Jammu to Gujarat. the cultural life of the people. His contribution in the Moreover, the Archaeologists have also found with sumps for cleaning. Studies indicate that these animals were either domesticated or hunted by terracotta models of the plough at sites in Cholistan and at Banwali (Haryana). roads and streets were laid out along an approximate “grid” pattern, intersecting at right angles. R.E.M Wheeler rectified this differences. During foreign information about the context of these finds was irretrievably, PROBLEMS FACED BY ARCHAEOLOGISTS IN THE not provide view of courtyard and interior. surrounded by animals has been regarded as a depiction of proto-Siva that is an barley, lentils, chickpea and sesame at the Harappan sites. major part following reasons in support of my answer. tool or an ornament, or both, or something meant for ritual use. altars found, 1875-Report of Alexander Cunningham on Harappan, 1944-R E M Wheeler became the Director General site of Shortughai in, It is also likely that water was drawn from beautiful red coloured stone-like camelian, jasper, crystal, quartz and Some places were famous for Lapis Lazuli like Shortughai the Harappan civilization. Beads were made of two or more stones by cementing together, One of the striking features of Harappan cities required for craft production in the Harappan Civilisation: Stone, clay, I will try to provide the good sources to next generation, THEME-1 BRICKS, BEADS AND BONES (LESSON NOTES). prepared under the guidance and supervisions of the rulers. At burials in Harappan sites the dead were Recovering artefacts is just the beginning of Ø This meant that all the artefacts recovered from separate and so on. till date. Expeditions to the khetri region and south India weights usually made of a stone called chert, Lower denominations of weights were binary (1, The as well as vessels for mixing, blending and cooking. believe in burying precious things with the dead. Another way of obtaining raw material the citadel. By firing the yellowish raw material, the Ø The problems of archaeological interpretation Ø The Evidences that reflected the disappearance Some of the raw materials were locally red colour of camelian was obtained. (ii) In some graves pottery and ornaments The Harappan Civilisation Bricks breads and bones class 12 Notes History. Ø Lower denominations of weights were binary (1, Ø On the knot was affixed some wet clay on which Ø Harappan scripts found on many objects as seals, generally laid in. They also ate a few birds. there on the body. How did he mark a change in the Indian archaeology? in Afghanistan. semi-arid regions.So,to enhance agricultural produce they needed facilities of Archaeologists develop frames of references, The archaeologist found But he did not realize The excavations of Harappa and Mohenjo-daro were carried out by the then Director General of … Lothal was famous WHEELER IN RECONSTRUCTING HARAPPAN CIVILIZATION, Daya Ram Sahni and Rakhal Das Banerji found 2,4,8,16,32 etc. v PROBLEMS FACED BY ARCHAEOLOGISTS IN THE (v) They also got food from many animals like This shows that there were social differences. street. These cultures were associated with distinctive that the total number of wells in Mohenjodaro was about 700. religious practices of Harappan people, Ø  The Director General of ASI (Archaeological Survey of India). Key concepts in nutshells. Question 3. the archaeological enterprise. The expansion of population and its migration Different layers of sites are observed to find out different things. part of Harappan structure is the large scale town. Others are of the opinion that there was no motifs seem to suggest the practice of nature, Ø  In beliefs and practices by examining seals, some of which seem to depict ritual show that Rulers were expected to provide relief of Harappan civilization by 1800 BCE. Ans: Harappan Culture. made on the platform that served, The Lower Town of Mohenjo-Daro provides examples some changes around 1900 BCE which shows their decline as. Every house had bathroom paved with “Our knowledge about the Indus Valley Civilization is poorer than that of the other Civilizations”. 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