Chapter 5 | Mauryan Period (400BC – 200BC)

Areas of Interest : North India NORTH INDIA I. Political Background The period from sixth to late fourth century BC witnessed the rise of territorial polities (mahajanapadas) in North India. This culminated into the establishment of the Mauryan Empire in about 325 BC. The Mauryan Empire was a pan Indian empire founded by Chandragupta Maurya. … Continue reading Chapter 5 | Mauryan Period (400BC – 200BC)