list of inscriptions for ias

In this article, we have compiled a list of the most often asked inscriptions from Ancient Indian History. There is always a high probability of 1 or 2 questions being framed from this segment. All important exams, be it UPSC/ UPPSC/ Other State Civil Sevices Exams or SSC/ Banking or Railways exam..Questions are always asked from this segment. So, please do memorize this list diligently for your upcoming exam.


S. No.InscriptionBelongs to (King)About the Inscription
1AyodhyaPushyamitra SungaDescription of Ashwamedha Yajna of Pushyamitra Sunga
2BesnagarVasudeva (Bhagabhadra)**Heliodorus
3HathigumphaKharvela King of Kalinga 
4AiholePulkeshin (II)Dynastic Geneology of Pulkeshin (II)
5GwaliorBhojaDynastic Geneology of King Bhoja
6AllahabadSamudraguptaSamudragupta also known as Lichhavi-dauhitra
7JunagarhRudradamanSudarshan Lake
8BhitariSkandaguptaSkandagupta’s victory over Hunas
9NanaghatSatkarni (I) 
10NasikGautamiputra Satkarni 
11MandsaurYashodharmanYashodharman defeated Mihirkula
List of all important Inscriptions
Inscriptions Related to Ashoka
RummideiAshoka’s visit to Lumbini
Bhabru-BairatAshoka’s conversion to Buddhism
MaskiName “Ashoka” is inscribed
JunagarhName “Ashoka Maurya” is inscribed
PuranasName “Ashoka Varshan” is inscribed
GujarraName “Ashoka” is inscribed
Important Inscription related to Ashoka

Chapter-wise NCERT Summary : NCERT HISTORY (CLASS 6)

Please click on the links given below to read the NCERT Summary chapter-wise.

Chapter 1What, Where, How and WhenRead Here
Chapter 2On the Trail of Earliest PeopleRead Here
Chapter 3From Gathering to Growing FoodRead Here
Chapter 4In the Earliest CitiesRead Here
Chapter 5What Books and Burials Tell UsRead Here
Chapter 6Kingdoms, Kings and an Early RepublicRead Here
Chapter 7New Questions and IdeasRead Here
Chapter 8Ashoka, The Emperor Who Gave Up WarRead Here
Chapter 9Vital Villages, Thriving TownsRead Here
Chapter 10Traders, Kings and PilgrimsRead Here
Chapter 11New Empires and KingdomsRead Here
Chapter 12Buildings, Paintings and BooksRead Here

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