Banner at the North Gate of Dholavira
The 10 Harappan alphabets/signs found at the Northern Gate of the ancient Indus Valley Civilization city of Dholavira...
The Bible takes its name from the Latin Biblia (book or books) which comes from the Greek Ta Biblia (the books) traced...
The Brahmi script is the earliest writing system developed in India after the Indus script. It is one of the most influential...
Buddhist Illuminated Scripts of Ancient Korea
The Goryeo (Koryo) kingdom ruled ancient Korea from 918 CE to 1392 CE, and it oversaw a flourishing of the arts, literature...
Calligraphy brushes. Calligraphy was an important art form in many ancient Asian cultures and an essential element...
Quick Facts TypeLogographic GenealogySinitic LocationEast Asia > China Time1500 BCE to Present DirectionTop to Bottom...
Chinese literature is some of the most imaginative and interesting in the world. The precision of the language results...
This ancient Maya glyph represents the city of Copan (also spelled Kopan).
Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics
Dr. David Neiman discusses the development of hieroglyphs and the use of papyrus and ink in Egypt. Further, he describes...
Cuneiform is a system of writing first developed by the ancient Sumerians of Mesopotamia c. 3500-3000 BCE. It...