Q1. Answer the following in about 200 words each:
a) Assess the importance of Inscriptions in constructing the early history of India
b) Throw light on the archaeological evidence for early food producing villages of India
c) Write a short note on the craft specialization of Harappan People
d) Discuss the trade and exchange activities of Harappans with the contemporary West Asian Civilizations.
Q2. What are the different sources of Early Indian History? Discuss how indigenous literature can be supplemented by Foreign Accounts.
Q3. Analyze the growth pattern of early Agricultural and Pastoral communities in the subcontinent.
Q4. Examine the religious beliefs of Harappans with the help of modern parallels.