Category Archive: Indo Scythians

Meditations on the Indus script – part 1 – the Keśin

I am sure that most of my readers are already familiar with the Indus script, and therefore I will save you from a long introduction. (Those who are not familiar can click here.)… Continue reading

The lady of the spiked throne – decoding the symbols

Anyone who is really passionate about ancient history knows that feeling of a subtle adrenaline rush caused by an unexpected discovery. I had that kind of sensation recently, seeing for the first time… Continue reading

In search of the origins of Kalash

In the remote valleys of Hindu Kush, on the border between Afghanistan and Pakistan and more precisely in the region known to locals as Chitral, lives an enigmatic tribe of Kalash. Almost everything… Continue reading