THE FIRST SEAL LOOKS LIKE A FORGERY. Notable in civilization around the Indus Valley is the lack of strong resemblances to other early civilizations to the west of Mesopotamia, which indicates that Harappa was not a colony.
The Indus Valley: Mohenjo-daro, Harappa - molded tablet showing a female deity battling two tigers and standing above an elephant. A single Indus script depicting a spoked wheel is above the head of the deity
The Rama Empire in India The cities of Harappa and Mohenjo Daro were so sophisticated and well-planned, that archaeologists believe they were conceived as a whole before construction on them begun. The Harappa culture also remains an enigma.
Impression of an Indus-style cylinder seal of unknown Near Eastern origin in the Musee du Louvre, Paris. A fascinating article by Massimo Vidale on what we know about Indus inhabitants in ancient Mesopotamia is now available.