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Jul
23
comment From whom did Gandhi learn his protest technique of non-violence?
How do we know that Jainism borrowed the concept of non violence from Hinduism?
Jul
23
comment When were the different stories of Hindu gods written?
@ShirishHerwade Just a suggestion but you can mark your question as a community question too.
Jul
23
comment When were the different stories of Hindu gods written?
That does not sound right. The grammar and vocabulary indicate they were most probably written after the Gupta period. Furthermore, at least one of them "The Vishnu Puran" refers to all Gupta kings and describes in detail their fall.
Jul
21
comment What was the legal framework in Ancient India?
In the discovery of India, Nehru argued that Manusmriti took hold as Kautilya's arthashastra faded post Gupta period. Was this a return to Manusmriti or emergence of Manusmriti?
Jul
21
accepted What was the legal framework in Ancient India?
Jul
21
revised What was the social status of a man who failed the civil service exams in Imperial China ( 1200 - 1800 AD )?
Using the correct age periods. Ancient China refers to the period from 2100 BC - 221 BC.
Jul
20
comment What was the legal framework in Ancient India?
@Drux. Thank you. I just found a copy (which returned me to this question and prompted a rewrite). It is a very interesting read.
Jul
20
revised What was the legal framework in Ancient India?
More objective
Jul
20
revised What was the legal framework in Ancient India?
Narrowed the scope of this question to only target the ancient period.
Jul
20
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Jul
20
reviewed Leave Open Is history always written by the victors?
Jul
20
reviewed Leave Open What is the oldest movie theater in the US that has been in continuous use as a movie theater?
Jul
19
reviewed Needs Improvement What was it like to have type 1 diabetes in the early 20th century?
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19
reviewed Excellent Where was the furthest extent of Arabian trade explorations?
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19
reviewed Needs Improvement Time it takes to build siege engines
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reviewed Excellent Why didn't America finish Saddam Hussein after the first Gulf War?
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19
reviewed Needs Improvement What is the mark next to the hallmark on this silver object?
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19
reviewed Needs Improvement What were the crime rates In the American Old West?
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19
reviewed Satisfactory Did the US government officially apologize for Indian Removal Act and Native American Indian genocide?
Jul
19
reviewed Satisfactory U.S. Marine Corps and Why does the Navy’s army need its own air force?