Taxila ,in sanskrit Takshashilla,situated about 32 km. north-west direction of Islamabad in Pakistan and Rawlpindi district of Punjab.Takshashila means ”City of Cut’s Stone”.Takshashila flourished from 600 BC to 500 AD.Takshashila was considered to be one of the earliest universities in the world.It was an important Vedic/Hindu and Budhhist centre of learning.According to Vayu Purana,Takshashila gets […]