The Indus Valley Civilization was an ancient civilization located in what is Pakistan and northwest India today, on the fertile flood plain of the Indus River and its vicinity. Evidence of religious practices in this area date back approximately to 5500 BCE.
Consequently, where is Mohenjo daro and Harappa situated?
Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. The civilization was first identified in 1921 at Harappa in the Punjab region and then in 1922 at Mohenjo–daro (Mohenjodaro), near the Indus River in the Sindh (Sind) region. Both sites are in present-day Pakistan, in Punjab and Sindh provinces, respectively.
Secondly, who found Indus Valley civilization? Fleet, prompting an excavation campaign under Sir John Hubert Marshall in 1921-22 and resulting in the discovery of the civilization at Harappa by Sir John Marshall, Rai Bahadur Daya Ram Sahni and Madho Sarup Vats, and at Mohenjo-daro by Rakhal Das Banerjee, E. J. H. MacKay, and Sir John Marshall.
Thereof, why Indus Valley civilization is called urban civilization?
Harappa valley civilization is also known as urban civilization because it was built like city. People of this civilization also built drainage system for cleanliness. Houses of this city was built with bricks. People of this civilization also built drainage system for cleanliness.
What are the 6 major early civilizations?
The first six civilizations–Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indus Valley (Harappa), Andes, China, and Mesoamerica– are supposed to have arisen independently of each other approximately 6,000 to 3,500 years ago.