Re: Indo-European Studies

Marc W.D. Tyrrell (
Tue, 18 Jul 1995 16:35:15 GMT

In article <3udrfu$> (Virendra Verma) writes:
>From: (Virendra Verma)
>Subject: Re: Indo-European Studies
>Date: 17 JUL 95 09:56:47

>In article <3u69ne$>, (Raghu Seshadri) writes...

> What bothers me with the Aryan invasion theory is that they had to
> face the so called an advanced civilization of Dravidians. How could
> it be possible? In modern time, can few third-world nomads invade
> modern Europe or America? It doesn't make any sense to me. It needs
> lots of scientific basis to prove as to why a few barbarions could
> displace an advanced civilization to the south.

Well, the Turks certainly proved that it could be done against the Byzantines;
the arabs against the Persian Empire, the Goths against the Romans, the
Mongols against the Chinese, etc., etc., etc.

Marc Tyrrell