Your question: Which dates are important in Indian history?

What are the top 10 events in Indian history?

Early history

  • 2500–1600BC. Harappan (Indus Valley) Civilisation.
  • 1500BC onwards. Central Asian Aryans migrate to the Indian subcontinent.
  • 563BC. Birth of Siddhartha Gautama, the Buddha. c. 325BC. Chandragupta Maurya founds the Mauryan empire. c. 260BC. King Ashoka converts to Buddhism. c. AD320. Gupta empire is established.

What are the special days in India?

Important Days of the Year

Date Day Remarks
Nov 19 National Integration Day Birthday of Smt Indira Gandhi (1984)
Nov 26 Constitution Day (India) Constitution of India was adopted on this day (1949)
Nov 26 National Milk Day (India) Birthday of Shri Verghese Kurien, Father of White Revolution in India
Dec 1 World AIDS Day

What are important dates in history 8?

Chapter 1 & 2

  • 1498: Vasco da Gama discovered the sea route to India.
  • 1600: the East India Company acquired a charter from the ruler of England Queen Elizabeth 1 granting it the sole right to trade with the East.
  • 1651: the first English factory was set up on the banks of the river Hugli.

Which year is very important in the history of modern India?

History of India can be dated as far as 5300 years ago. Modern Indian History is considered the history 1850 onwards. A major part of Modern Indian History was occupied by the British Rule in India.

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How old is India?

India: 2500 BC. Vietnam: 4000 Years Old.

Why are the following dates famous in history?

Dates are important, as they note when certain events happened. This is very important because history is recorded chronologically. It helps to know that one event happened before another event so that one can examine the relationship between events. Dates also serve to mark periods in history.