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Archaeological excavations in Bihar

Navin Kumar

Archaeological excavations in Bihar

since independence

by Navin Kumar

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Published by Janaki Prakashan in Patna .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Bihar (India),
  • India,
  • Bihar.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- India -- Bihar.,
    • Bihar (India) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-111) and index.

      StatementNavin Kumar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS485.B51 K852 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination114 p. :
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL170235M
      LC Control Number99949288

      Bihar (Hindi: बिहार, Urdu: بہار ‎, pronounced [bɪˈɦaːr] ()) in eastern India is one of the oldest inhabited places in the world with a history going back years. The rich culture and heritage of Bihar is evident from the innumerable ancient monuments that are dotted all over the is home to many tourist attractions and is visited by large numbers of tourists. Development-led excavations: This form of archaeological excavation involves cases in which the area in question is vulnerable to imminent damage or, in some cases, destruction. This type of archaeology, known as salvage archaeology, is dictated by strict time and spatial constraints and aims to locate, excavate, analyze and record significant.

        texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK Encycolpedia Of Archaeological Excavations In The Holy Land Volume-1 by Michael Avi-Yonah. Publication date Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader Year plus-circle Add Review. g: Bihar. Archaeology and the Bible presents a concise yet comprehensive and accessible introduction to biblical archaeology which will be invaluable to students. John C. H. Laughlin is Professor of Religion and Chairman of the Department of Religion at Averett College. He has excavated at Tel Dan and served as Field Supervisor at the Capernaum Size: 1MB.

      Archaeology, or archeology, is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material archaeological record consists of artifacts, architecture, biofacts or ecofacts and cultural ology can be considered both a social science and a branch of the humanities. In Europe it is often viewed as either a discipline in its own right or a sub-field of Missing: Bihar. Patna: Telhara, the pet archaeological project of chief minister Nitish Kumar in his home district of Nalanda, has not got an excavation licence from the standing committee of the Central Advisory Board of Archaeology (CABA) for the second year running. The blow comes despite Nitish writing to the central government, and also to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, last month about the significance.


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Archaeology in Bihar. Patna: Kashi Prasad Jayaswal Research Institute, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: B P Sinha; Kashi Prasad Jayaswal Research Institute.

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Apple. Android. Windows Phone Cited by: One of the pride of india, Nalanda is regarded as the world first center of education and learning as an university. Today the remains of ancient nalanda university ruins is an UNESCO archaeological site and among the famous tourist places in bihar.

Read More: Ancient Nalanda University. Site Year(s) Excavated by Reference ; Antichak: to ; ; to ; to ASI: IARpp.

;pp. If you are a student of history then you must visit the excavations at kumhrar (also spelled as Kumrahar) in Patna, the capital of capital of the eastern state of Bihar was once the capital of ancient was once known as Patliputra and was the capital of the mighty king ‘Ashoka the Great’ of the Mauryan dynasty.

Barabar Caves is an important archaeological site of the state, located in Gaya district, which dates back to the Mauryan period. Some cave inscriptions show its association with the period of King Ashoka.

Twin hills of Barabar and Nagarjuni houses these caves in groups of four and three caves respectively. Archaeologists in the northern Indian state of Bihar in the city of Rajgir the site of an archeological exploration have exposed the remains of a fifth-century B.C.

brick stupa (domed temple) of on Buddhist texts, some believe relics of the Buddha(ashes, bones, hair, and nail clippings) are buried. The archaeological remains of the ancient city of Pataliputra are found in Kumrahar, situated about 6 kilometres east of Patna railway station on Kankarbagh Road in Patna, relics found in Kumrahar include the hypostyle pillared hall, Arogya Vihar which was headed by early Indian medical practitioner Dhanvantari, considered the source of Ayurveda, a Buddhist Monastery Anand Bihar.

Information was collected through visits to public and private organizations undertaking archaeological work. Planning Policy Guidance Note Archaeology and Planning (known as PPG16), published insaw the formal integration of archaeological considerations with Missing: Bihar. Archaeological Survey of India.

Archaeological Survey of India was established in with General Alexander Cunningham as the first head of the Institution. It is the apex organization of the country engaged in exploration, excavation, archaeological research & publication and preservation of cultural heritage of India.

Bihar, from traditional days to about the 5th century B.C., when the capital was shifted to Patliputra In undertook excavations on behalf of the ASI the scraping of a part of the 6 m high section cut by a stream at the foot of the Vaibhara hill at the outskirts of the inner defences of Old Rajagir.

The archaeological eminence of Bihar is therefore unquestionable. We have got the first ever Mesolithic habitational remains at Paisra (Munger). Then some of the finest prehistoric rock paintings have been explored out over the hills of Kaimur, Nawada and Jamui.

The excavation was first started in Pallisanthai Thidal which is in the north of Manalur, about a kilometer east of the town of Keezhadi in Sivagangai district. Various archaeological residues were found when plowing the land around the es: Ancient Tamils.

Patna: Lakhisarai district, around km southeast of Patna, is suddenly an archaeological hotspot. Four of five licences granted by the Central Advisory Board of Archaeology, for excavations and explorations in Bihar this excavation year (from October to September), are for sites in Lakhisarai.

This user-friendly guide to conservation practices on archaeological excavations covers both structures and artifacts, starting from the moment when they are uncovered.

Individual chapters discuss excavation and conservation, environmental and soil issues, deterioration, identification and condition assessment, detachment and removal, initial.

Books on Archaeology Books on Archaeology (IRS,Rates for Books Sold in India only) Archaeological Excavations in Bihar Since Independence / Kumar, Navin. In archaeology, excavation is the exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains.

An excavation site or "dig" is a site being studied. Such a site excavation concerns itself with a specific archaeological site or a connected series of sites, and may be conducted over as little as several weeks to over a number of g: Bihar.

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Since the publication of the Book of Mormon inMormon archaeologists have attempted to find archaeological evidence to support it. Although historians and archaeologists consider the book to be an anachronistic invention of Joseph Smith, many members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and other denominations of the Latter Day Saint movement believe that it Missing: Bihar.Archaeological Investigations in and Around Nalanda District, Bihar.Archaeological excavations in Nalanda were conducted by Francis Buchanan-Hamilton in to that extended from feet north to south.

Now, this place is widely regarded as tourist’s destination in Rajgir, was the seat of learning in the early India.