HARAPPAN

By Lauryn

Culture

  • Artifacts include clay and wooden children's toy
  • Social division was not very good
  • Only a few weapons
  • Animals were very important

Language

  • Impossible to understand
  • Found on stamps and seals
  • 400 symbols
  • Phonetic sounds

Religion

  • Theocracy
  • Priest prayed for good harvest and safety from floods
  • Linked to Hindu

Trade

  • Gold and sliver come from the north.
  • Semiprecious jewels came from Persia and Deccan Plateau
  • Indus River provide transportation
  • Ships brought in cooper