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Social life of Satvahan Dynasty

By Chandani on 24 Jul 21 | Filed under: History Ancient History Satvahan Dynasty
Varna and Ashrama systems continued to govern the society.

The society consisted of four Varnas, namely −

Brahman,
Kshatriya,
Vaishya, and
Sudra.

Dharmasastras described the duties, status, and occupations of all the four Varnas.

Over a period of time, there was great increase in th  ......

Kalinga War Ancient History

By Indresh on 23 Jun 21 | Filed under: History Ancient History Satvahan Dynasty
# The Rock Edict XIII describes brightly the horrors and miseries of Kalinga war and its impact on Ashoka’s life.

# The Rock Edict XIII describes that one lakh people were killed in this war, several lakhs perished and a lakh and a half were taken prisoners.

#:These figures might be exaggera  ......

Economy of Satvahan Dynasty

By Indresh on 23 Jun 21 | Filed under: History Ancient History Satvahan Dynasty
# Major economic system of Satavahana and other contemporary dynasties was well organized and systematic.

# There was all round development in the field of agriculture, industry, and trade during this period.

# Agriculture was the main occupation of a large section of the people.

# The land  ......

Facts about Satavahana Dynasty

By Shivam on 20 Jun 21 | Filed under: History Ancient History Satvahan Dynasty
In the northern region, the Mauryas were succeeded by the Sungas and the Kanvas. However, the Satavahanas (natives) succeeded the Mauryas in Deccan and in Central India.

# It is believed that after the decline of the Mauryas and before the advent of the Satavahans, there must have been numerous s  ......