The role of the INA is often under rated when we discuss India’s freedom struggle. It singularly threatened to achieve what the British Empire was mortally scared… Read more "Durga Malla – Gorkha in INA"
I do not consider myself an expert on Savarkar and his work, but have an avid interest in India’s history. In that capacity, Veer Savarkar’s books are… Read more "Savarkar – The Historian"
The great Assamese general knew his terrain, the brave river, the Mughals, and his battles well. Aneesh Gokhale follows his hero, this time, on foot in Guwahati, and returns… Read more "ACROSS BRAHMAPUTRA WITH WARRIOR LACHIT BORPHUKAN"
Hello everyone. I had a short Fb Live session on the 21st of May 2017 , for about 20 mins. It had been organised by Swarajya Magazine… Read more "History in videos – Aneesh Gokhale talks about Brahmaputra on Fb Live"
“For thirty years her reign of peace, The land in blessing did increase; And she was blessed by every tongue, By stern and gentle, old and young.… Read more "Devi Ahilyabai re ignited cultural triumph"
Architects of many victories, the new rulers not only pulled out Orissa and Jagannath Puri from the cruel jaws of demolition and destruction, they infused religious and cultural vigour into… Read more "When Lord Jagannath witnessed the great Maratha devotion"
Chhatrapati Shivaji was aware that power in Maharashtra meant control of his strongholds. The visionary knew the science of building, using, protecting and empowering them to be victorious, says Aneesh Gokhale.
The years between 1670 and 1672 are perhaps the turning point in India’s history. Chhatrapati Shivaji began a grand counter offensive against the Mughals that saw more than… Read more "Chhatrapati Shivaji – Battle of Salher"
I also write for Swarajya Magazine and their publishing partner Creative India. These articles, while still on historical lines are more geared towards religion , culture ,… Read more "Author’s articles in Creative India (Swarajya Magazine)"