Incredible India: Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, Madhya Pradesh

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Bhimbetka Rock Shelters, Madhya Pradesh, West/Central India, are a group of caves inhabited by the earliest human settlers in India. Declared a UNESCO World Heritage site, these rocks are famous for the numerous paintings in them, from as early as 30,000 years ago. How would it have been to live during such early times, what did they do, what did they like, how did they hunt, what were they afraid of, were there any conflicts in-between those humans? These paintings not only clarify these questions, but also give an insight on human behavior. More…

Photo by Tanujdeshmukh (Own work) [CC-BY-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons.

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