Maha Janapadas period (7th or 6th century BCE – 300 BCE)

India may have built up a portion of the world’s first coins, however researchers banter precisely which coin was first and when. At some point around 600BC in the lower Ganges valley in eastern India a coin called a punchmarked Karshapana was made. As per Hardaker, T.R. the starting point of Indian coins can be […]