History One-Liners for various competitive examinations

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History One-Liners for various competitive examinations


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Maximum questions come from History portion in different competitive exams.

Here are some important History one-liners for students competing for various exams

Watch some of the important History Bits below.

Monument- Place


Dashavatar Mandir- Devgarh, Lalitpur

Parvati Mandir- Nachan Kuthar

Ajant-Ellora- Aurangabad

Sarnath- Varanasi


Vaishnan Mandir- Kano Mountain Malaya

Bhitargaon’s brick temple- Kanpur

Angakorvat Mandir- Cambodia

Shiva Mandir- Donda Plateau Java

Bogajkoi and Percipolus- Turkey

Borobudoor- Java


Author- Work


Visakhadatta- Mudrarakshasa

Sudraka- Mrichhakatikam

Bhavabhuti- Uttara Ramacharita

Kalidasa- Vikramorvasiyam


* Herodotus is regarded as the father of History wrote ‘Historica’.

* Beal and waters translated the work of Hiuen-Tsang.

*Takkusu translated ‘Si-Eu-Ki’ under the name of A record of the Buddhist region.

*Hieun-Tsang is called the King of travellers who wrote ‘Si-Eu-Ki’

*The Tolkappiyam is a work on the grammar of the Tamil language and the earliest extant work of Tamil literature written by Tholkappiyar

* The Abhidhamma Pitaka is the last of the three Pitakas constituting the Pali Canon, the scriptures of Theravada Buddhism.

*Mrichchhakatikam is attributed to Sudraka it is a ten act drama

*The famous Hindu mathematician, Bhaskaracharya, in his treatise Surya Siddhanta, calculated the time taken for the earth to orbit the sun to nine decimal places (365.258756484 days).

*The Palaeolithic culture of India developed in Pleistocene period

*The word ‘neolithic’ was coined by John Lubbock in 1865.

*The misoliths were discovered by Carlyle in 1867 from Vindhya Rock shelters

*In South India, Fresher discovered neolithic tools in Bellary.

*The ‘Iron Age’ in the world context began about 1300 B.C.

*First metal used by man is Copper

*The largest Mesolithic site is Kothari river

*Pottery first appeared in Neolithic age

*Tools made of flakes appeared in Middle stone age

*Homo sapiens appeared in Upper Palaeolithic period

*The first animal tamed by Neolithic man is Dog

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