Harappan culture

language,culture,religion,trade

language

- Harappan culture has a written language.

-It has impossible to decipher.

-Found on stamps and seals.

-made up of 400 symbols.

culture

-cities show a remarkable uniformity in religion.

- few weapons of warfare have been found.

-animals are important part of culture.

-meaning of images remain a mystery.

religion

-rulers have close ties to religion.

-no site of temple has been found.

-artifacts reveal links to modern Hindu culture.

-archeologists thought the culture was a theocracy.

trade

-conducted thriving trade with people in region.

-trading began as early as 2600b.c.

-indus river provided a link to the sea.

-gold and silver came from the north.