India Timeline

By kaitlyn
  • 500


    Vedic Civilization comes to an end after the Historical Vedic religion evolves into early classical Hinduism.
  • Period: 500 to

    Indian History

  • Apr 16, 600

    Sixteen Maha Janapadas

    Sixteen Maha Janapadas ("Great Realms" or "Great Kingdoms") emerge. A number of these Mahajanapadas are semi-democratic "republics", rather oligarchies.
  • Apr 16, 1000

    Differnt Age came to be

    Differnt Age came to be
    Iron Age India
  • Taj mahal

    Taj mahal
    While the white domed marble mausoleum is its most familiar component, the Taj Mahal is actually an integrated complex of structures. Building began around 1632 and was completed around 1653, and employed thousands of artisans and craftsmen.
  • Britian Came Under Control

    Britian Came Under Control
    most of India was under the control of the British East India Company
  • Independence

    India became an independent nation
  • Taj Mahal

    Taj Mahal
    the Taj Mahal became a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was cited as "the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world's heritage
  • Elections

    Indian elections
  • Cyrus The Great

    Cyrus the Great, founder of the Persian Achaemenid Empire conquers northwestern parts of the Indian Subcontinent
  • Mahavira

    Mahavira, 24th Tirthankar of Jainism is born (traditional date).