Q. 45.0( 1 Vote )

“The problems of

Answer :

Following are the religious practices followed by Harappan Civilization-


1) worshipped nature including the sun, moon, tree, rain, thunder. They also considered trees like Peepal as sacred.


2) Animism- they worshipped animals like a pigeon, Rhino, hump bull, snake, including some mystic animals like a unicorn.


3) Pashupati Mahadev- A seal excavated at Harappa with a picture of a man in a yogi posture under a people tree with closed eyes surrounded by four animals- buffalo, rhino, tiger, elephant and two deer at its feet. The man has got two horns on the head. He is given the name of ‘Pashupati Mahadev- Shiva’


4) Mother Goddess- a terracotta statue of a woman wearing a head dress and holding a smile has been found in all the houses.


5) Phalluh and Yoni- At Harappa and Lothal, stone linga have been excavated, suggesting that they worshipped the same.


Rate this question :

How useful is this solution?
We strive to provide quality solutions. Please rate us to serve you better.
Try our Mini CourseMaster Important Topics in 7 DaysLearn from IITians, NITians, Doctors & Academic Experts
Dedicated counsellor for each student
24X7 Doubt Resolution
Daily Report Card
Detailed Performance Evaluation
caricature
view all courses
RELATED QUESTIONS :

Explain the technHistory - Board Papers

<span lang="EN-GBHistory - Board Papers

Explain how diffeHistory - Board Papers

Mention any two cHistory - Board Papers

What evidences haHistory - Board Papers

‘The burials in HHistory - Board Papers

Note : The followHistory - Board Papers

(16.1) On the givHistory - Board Papers

Prove with the heHistory - Board Papers