Ancient India

By Anna Shafer

Famous and Powerful Leaders

Religious Beliefs

- Hinduism

- Brahmanism

- Jainism

- Vedas

- Buddhism

Ancient Indian Art

- Kokopelli is described as a hunchback flute player who represents the spirit of music.


Decline of Civilization

How did it end?

When Asoka died in 233 BC, the empire began to fall apart. Invaders threatened the empire, and the last Mauryan king was killed in 184 BC by one of his generals. After this, the Gupta Dynasty took over in 320 AD. In 500 AD, the Huns marched through India and drained the Gupta of their power.