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List of the Upper, Middle & Lower Palaeolithic Sites in India

14-OCT-2016 11:53

    The Palaeolithic Age or Old Stone Age in India spanned from 500,000 B.C. to 10,000 B.C in the Pleistocene Period of the Ice Age. According to the nature of tools and the change in the climate, the Palaeolithic Age in India is divided into three phases - Upper, Middle & Lower. Here, we are giving the list of the Upper, Middle & Lower Palaeolithic Sites in India as quick revision capsule for examinations like UPSC, CDS, NDA, State Services, PSC, Railways etc.

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    Source: www.polyeyes.com

    List of the Upper, Middle & Lower Palaeolithic Sites in India

    Upper Palaeolithic Age

    Sites

    Location

    Sohan Valley

    West Punjab (Now in Pakistan)

    Narmada Valley

    Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat

    Kurnool Caves

    Gichchlur

    Nellure

     

    Andhra Pradesh

    Belan Valley

    Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh

    Nevasa

    Maharashtra

    Sabarmati Valley

    Gujarat

    Singrauli

    Uttar Pradesh

    Mayurbhanj

    Odisha

    Hungsi Valley

    Karnataka

    Attirrampakam

    Kortallayar Valley

     

    Tamil Nadu

    Pahalgam

    Kashmir

    Didwana

    Rajasthan

    Hathnora

    Bhimbetaka

    Adamgarh

     

    Madhya Pradesh

    Middle Palaeolithic Age

    Nevasa

    Maharashtra

    Bhimbetaka

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bagor

    Karmali Valley

    Didwana

     

    Rajasthan

    Singhbhum

    Jharkhand

    Narmada Valley

    Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat

    Lower Palaeolithic Age

    Belan Valley

    Madhya Pradesh & Uttar Pradesh

    Bhimbetaka

    Jogdaha

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bagor

    Budha Pushkar

    Rajasthan

    Patne

    Nandipalle

    Maharashtra

    Renugunta

    Karnool Caves

    Andhra Pradesh

    Singhbhum

    Jharkhand

    It was the first part of the Stone Age. During this period, man relied on hunting and had no knowledge of cultivation and house building. The people of Palaeolithic age were entirely dependent on weapons and tools made from stone as they lived close to the hilly areas, caves, rivers, and rock shelters.

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