Mohenjo daro, or mound of the dead is an ancient indus valley civilization city that flourished between 2600 and 1900 bce the site was discovered in the wheeler's mohenjo-daro 1950.
Indus valley civilization is one of the oldest civilization that flourished along the indus river around 3300 - 1300 bc harappa and mohenjo daro are the notable cities. Harappa is the name of the ruins of an immense capital city of the indus civilization, and one of the best-known sites in pakistan, located on the bank of the ravi river in central punjab province at the height of the indus civilization, between 2600–1900 bc, harappa was one of a handful of.
The harappan civilization has its earliest roots in cultures such as that of mehrgarh, approximately 6000 bc the two greatest cities, mohenjo-daro and harappa, emerged circa 2600 bc along the indus river valley in punjab and sindh. The indus valley civilisation (ivc), or harappan civilisation, was a bronze age civilisation (3300–1300 bce mature period 2600–1900 bce) mainly in the northwestern regions of south asia, extending from what today is northeast afghanistan to pakistan and northwest india.
The indus river valley civilization is considered a bronze age society inhabitants of the ancient indus river valley developed new techniques in metallurgy—the science of working with copper, bronze, lead, and tin harappans also performed intricate handicraft using products made of the semi-precious gemstone carnelian. Indus civilization, also called indus valley civilization or harappan civilization, the earliest known urban culture of the indian subcontinent the nuclear dates of the civilization appear to be about 2500–1700 bce, though the southern sites may have lasted later into the 2nd millennium bce.
The indus valley civilization was an ancient civilization located in what is pakistan and northwest india today, on the fertile flood plain of the indus river and its vicinity evidence of religious practices in this area date back approximately to 5500 bce.
Town planning system the town planning system of indus valley civilization (harappan civilization) was city based the excellent drainage and sanitation systems are remarkable.