Out of India theory
Indigenous Aryans refers to the idea that the speakers of Indo-Aryan languages are "indigenous" to the Indian subcontinent. It is a politicised theory, which includes arguments against the Indo-Aryan ...
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Substratum in Vedic Sanskrit
Vedic Sanskrit has a number of linguistic features which are alien to most other Indo-European languages. Prominent examples include: phonologically, the introduction of retroflexes, which alternate w...
Sarasvati River
The Sarasvati River (Sanskrit: सरस्वती नदी sárasvatī nadī) is one of the main Rigvedic rivers mentioned in the Rig Veda and later Vedic and post-Vedic texts. It plays an important role in Hinduism, si...
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Genetics and archaeogenetics of South Asia
The study of the genetics and archaeogenetics of the ethnic groups of South Asia aims at uncovering these groups' genetic history. The geographic position of India makes Indian populations important f...
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Haplogroup R2a (Y-DNA)
Haplogroup R-M124 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup characterized by genetic markers M124, P249, P267, L266, and is mainly found in South Asia, parts of Central and West Asia.
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Haplogroup H (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, Haplogroup H (Y-DNA) is a Y-chromosome haplogroup.This haplogroup is found at a high frequency in South Asia, particularly H-M69 and H-M52. Outside South Asia, the H-M82 subgroup is...
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Ghaggar-Hakra river
The Ghaggar-Hakra River (Devanagri: घग्गर हकरा, Gurmukhi: ਘੱਗਰ ਹਕਰਾ, Shahmukhi: گهگـر هکره) is an intermittent river in India and Pakistan that flows only during the monsoon season. The river is known...
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Haplogroup L (Y-DNA)
In molecular evolution, a haplogroup (from the Greek: ἁπλούς, haploûs, "onefold, single, simple") is a group of similar haplotypes that share a common ancestor having the same single nucleotide po...
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Saraswati
Saraswati (Sanskrit: सरस्वती, Sarasvatī ,Malayalam: സരസ്വതി, Saraswathy ,Tamil: சரஸ்வதி, Sarasvatī ) is the Hindu goddess of knowledge, music, arts, wisdom and learning. ...
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Haplogroup R1a1 (Y-DNA)
R-M420 (R1a) is a common Y DNA haplogroup in many parts of Eurasia. One sub-clade (branch) of R-M420, R-M17 (R1a1a), is much more common than the others in all major geographical regions. R-M17, defin...
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Recent single origin hypothesis
In paleoanthropology, the recent African origin of modern humans, or the "out of Africa" theory (OOA), is the most widely accepted model of the geographic origin and early migration of anatomically mo...
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Helmand River
The Helmand River (also spelled Helmend, Helmund, Hirmand; Pashto/Persian: هیرمند, هلمند Hīrmand, Helmand, Greek: Ἐτύμανδρος (Etýmandros), Latin: Erymandrus) is the longest river in Afghanistan and t...
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Haplogroup R2 (Y-DNA)
Haplogroup R-M479 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup characterized by genetic marker M479.
Paragroup is a term used in population genetics to describe lineages within a haplogroup that are not defined b...
Haplogroup J2 (Y-DNA)
In human genetics, Haplogroup J-M172 or J2 is a Y-chromosome haplogroup which is a subclade (branch) of haplogroup J-P209. J-M172 originates between the Caucasus Mountains, Mesopotamia and the region ...
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