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3) Human sacrifice symbol

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Human sacrifice and sacrifice symbol:
1) There are basically four logos  in this seal--
2) The inscription on the seal should be read from left to right --
3) That is --beginning from the side --which the Rhino is facing--
4)----just like Egyptian hieroglyphics---


In this seal also the second symbol looks like a pestle and mortar. But this symbol can not be pestle and mortar because mortars usually has a flat bottom as seen in the first seal. This symbol has a round bottom because of that reason it can be safely concluded that it is not a pestle and mortar symbol.

The same logic is applicable for Lamp symbol also. Any kind of lamp has a flat bottom and not a round bottom. Finally, there is only one possibility. It is likely that this symbol was indicating the " Namam" (Tilak) symbol , which the Hindus place in their fore head. Note that this Tilak symbol is always red in color. 

Most probably, this "Tilak" mark could have been made using the blood of victim. It is likely that it was certain kind of display to  the god under world that a blood sacrifice has been made to appease him. The victim was most probably the man tied and bound as shown in the first symbol. This seal provides another evidence that "human sacrifice was existing in the time of Indus civilization.
Now, in this seal the "Man in bondage" symbol poses a problem. The sacrifice symbol is preceding the "bonded Man". That raises a question," what is the day symbol that usually precedes the "U" symbol?"

The answer could be that "U" symbol stood for the 40 th day ceremony (or) third day ceremony; with out mentioning the exact  day/ date.

Then, it should be construed that first three symbols stood for month and day.   

Human sacrifice mentioned by Homer:

Homer clearly mentions in book the way funeral of heroes were conduced during the classical period of Greece. The funeral is accompanied by sacrifice of captives (Prisoner of wars) on the mound of the dead person. Some time some female captives were also sacrificed to accompany the dead Hero.
This narration shows the prevalence of human sacrifice at funeral ceremonies, this fact coincides with the human sacrifice symbol shown in these seals presented here.
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