Food in Gupta Period, Food in Ancient India

Texts of the Gupta period enlist a number of vegetarian food items which became popular under the influence of rising Buddhism and Jainism. Vegetarian food became the norm for as much as half of the population. In the Gupta Empire, they mostly ate vegetables, cereals, fruits, breads and drank milk. To know more read:

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