Prosperity drew many a traveler from Europe to the shores of India ! Portuguese , French , Germans , Spaniards , Italians as also Hungarians , Polish… Read more "European travelers in medieval India"
The brave Rajput who challenged Aurangzeb's rule and freed Jodhpur from the clutches of the Mughal empire. Read the complete article by me in DNA --> Durgadas… Read more "Durgadas Rathod – Embodiment of valour"
Pune of the 18th century was the focus of the Maratha empire. The city added ever new areas and the population boomed. Little wonder then, that the… Read more "Katraj Aquaduct – Pune’s 18th century water supply"
The Senapati of the kingdom of Koch Behar led many victorious military campaigns. He also gave protection to Shrimant Shankaradeva and rebuilt the destroyed Kamakhya temple in… Read more "Chilarai – The swift – as – a- kite Koch warrior"
What does " Alternate History" mean to me ? What is a layman's approach to history and how should that be addressed in my opinion ? A… Read more "There are two sides to a coin"
The Pratapgad campaign was a turning point in India's history. Read on to find out why Woven it into a small conversation between two boys . Article… Read more "Chhatrapati Shivaji – mighty strategist"
Jaichand is today a name synonymous with treachery. But what exactly did he gain by siding with Ghori ? A comfortable life one would reckon ? Find… Read more "What happened to Jaichand of Kannauj ?"
We have all heard of the Kohinoor , this article tells the tale of the lesser known " Nassak diamond" In a span of about 150 years,… Read more "Amazing journey of the Nassak diamond"
The founder of the Gajapati dynasty ascended the throne at Bhubaneswar in 1435 AD. Fighting numerous wars in all directions, his empire eventually would include all of… Read more "Kapilendradeva: An invincible Odia king"