India is a land filled with wonders and mysteries most of which have remained unsolved for thousands of years. Generations of scientists both in and outside of India have been trying to solve some of its biggest puzzles, and yet, the answers still evade them. From the enigmatic iron pillar of Delhi to the bizarre disappearance of the whole Indus Valley Civilization, we present you 6 most fascinating unsolved mysteries of Ancient India.
Alien paintings of Charama
Charama, a village in Chhattisgarh, is home to 10,000-year-old cave paintings depicting alien-like creatures and disk objects that look like UFOs. Local people have legends about the mysterious “rohela people” – small folk that came from the sky and took people away from the village.
The Iron Pillar of Delhi
The mysterious rust-resistant Kirti Stambha, also known as the Iron Pillar of Delhi, was erected a millennium before humanity acquired such technology, making the pillar one of the biggest unexplained mysteries of India. It’s been standing uncorrupted since the 5th century!