Essays from leading Archaeologists, Anthropologists and Historians on the study and excavation of archaeological sites for the ancient Indus Valley civilization.

Kashinath Narayan Dikshit

Rao Bahadur Kashinath Narayan Dikshit (1889-1946) was at the helm of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) as Director-General during a pivotal time in history, just as tremendous changes taking place across the globe and in his homeland. His tenure as Director-General (1937-1944) corresponded with the years preceding the war, through the war years and just prior to Independence.