Which of the following Indian ports was the most important for the Indo-Roman trade during the early centuries of the christian era?
Which one of the following was the first rulers in India to issue gold coins on a wide scale?
Which one of the following does not throw any light on the overseas trade of south India in the pre-Gupta period?
The most interesting Indian object discovered in the excavation at Pompli is
On account of the use of which one of the following items imported from India did Roman ladies become a menace to the city’s morals?
What was the name of medical plant imported into India from Cambodia?
Who of the following said to have introduced Indian culture in Cambodia?
D is the correct option.Cambodia came into being, so the story goes, through the union of a princess and a foreigner. The foreigner was an Indian Brahman named Kaundinya and the princess was the daughter of a dragon king who ruled over a watery land. One day, as Kaundinya sailed by the princess paddled out in a boat to greet him. Kaundinya shot and arrow from his magic bow into her boat, causing the fearful princess to agree to marriage. In need of a dowry, her father drank up the waters of his land and presented them to Kaundinya to rule over. The new kingdom was named Kambuja.
Which one of the following ports was known to the author of Periplus Maris Erythreae as Padouke?
Which statement on the famous silk route is not correct?
At which one of the following ports a sizable Roman settlement and a Roman factory have been discovered?
Which statement on trade routes is not correct?
Which point on India’s trade with Rome is not correct?
About which of the following south Indian cities there are descriptions in early Tamil literature to the effect that Yavana ships used to arrive with their cargoes and that the Yavana section of the city overflowed with prosperity?
From which part of the country was white pepper exported to the Western world during the Gupta period?
Which one of the followings was the most important items of export from India to Cambodia during the Gupta period?
Which one of the following regions of the country was famous for pearls during the Gupta period?
Which statement on India’s trade with Roman empire is not correct?
Which fact on the guild of the pre-Gupta period is not correct?
From which of the following countries was ivory imported into India during the Gupta period?
During pre-Gupta period which one of the following sites had the monopoly of iron deposits?
Which one of the following ports was on the Indus delta during pre-Gupta age?
What was the special feature of Arikamedu that distinguished it from other ports and trading stations of the period?
Which one of the following was responsible for controlling the behaviour of the guild member?
The administration of which one of the following is believed to have been carried on by the occupation of merchants on the eve of the Greek occupation?
Which one of the following was the most commonly used coin during pre-Gupta period?
In the pre-Gupta times the ships heading for the Burma coast and south India began their voyage at
Amonst the consequences that came in the wake of India’s trade and commerce, one of the following is not correct. Which one is that?
Which of the following is correct?
A large variety of coins were used in towns.Among those karshapana was the most commonly used coin. In which metal was karshapana coins issued?
Arrange the following eras in chronological older ?
(I) Saka era
(II) Vikrama era
(III) Kalachuri era
(IV) Gupta era