The Harappans tend to dominate any conversation about the early history of the Indian subcontinent but the truth is, there were many other ancient cultures that existed before, during and after the Harappans . Catch the story of these often forgotten, ‘Others’.
One of the greatest discoveries in the Indian subcontinent – that of the Indus Valley Civilisation – may have happened purely by accident but our understanding of Harappa is the result of painstaking work by archaeologists in the last 100 years. Catch the Harappan story, from finding India’s oldest recipe to DNA being given up by the dead
The Harappa story has unfolded over the better part of a century, and if we now know why this ancient civilisation appeared to have vanished, their script still remains a mystery. Let’s return to some key Harappan sites and revisit the secrets they gave up