Prehistoric cave paintings in Spain add to increasing evidence that Neanderthals, whose lineage became extinct about 40,000 years ago, were not the unsophisticated relatives of Homo sapiens they been long been portrayed as.
Updated on Aug 08, 2021 06:36 PM IST
Reuters | , Ardales, Spain
The caves are nestled amid a maze of quartzite rocks in the Aravalli mountain ranges, just outside the national capital, and a stone’s throw from the region’s only surviving patch of primary forest, a holy grove called Mangar Bani.
Updated on Jul 14, 2021 07:35 AM IST
By Sadia Akhtar, New Delhi
As the discovery of Ajanta caves completes 200 years, Sir JJ School of Art will conduct a first-of-its-kind exhibition of 21 restored paintings of the caves.
Updated on Jan 08, 2020 01:54 PM IST
Mumbai | By Ankita Bhatkhande
Some of the world’s oldest cave paintings, found at sites across Europe, reveal that human ancestors may have had an advanced knowledge of astronomy as far back as 40,000 years ago, a study has found.
Updated on Nov 28, 2018 05:48 PM IST
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
Aiming to promote cultural tourism, the Uttarakhand government will soon launch special bus services for tourists to enjoy vibrant Pahari folk arts and traditions and places of cultural attractions including castles, temples and archaeological sites dotting the picturesque Himalayan landscape
Published on Jul 17, 2018 09:45 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Deep Joshi