Bhir: 1 definition

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Bhir means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Source: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Other Technologies: A Survey

Bhir mound is archaeologically important site containing historical evidence of usage of glass objects.—At Taxila (ancient Takṣaśila, now in northern Pakistan), the Bhir mound yielded numerous glass beads of several shapes and colours dated to the 5th century BCE or so.

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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as mythology, zoology, royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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