The almost-unknown story of Lachit Borphukan, the Ahom warrior who stood up to the mighty Mughals, flows as smoothly as the Brahmaputra itself, with the author interspersing historical fact with a vivid Amar Chitra Katha-like narrative, says Amlan Jyoti Hazarika —
Today I shall talk about Lachit Barphukan - a household name in Assam, but largely unknown outside of that region. He is perhaps the reason why Assam is a part of India today and retains , nay celebrates its dharmic and Indic connections. He led a the Assamese armies against the Mughals and ensured that … Continue reading Lachit Barphukan – Defeater of Mughals
Its a shame I have to write this, because frankly his religion should be least of our concerns. He fought against an army which represented Uzbek invaders and that is all that should concern us. But instead of recognising the flaw that was the Mughal empire, our secular donkeys issue following statements with regards to … Continue reading Lachit Barphukan & Religion – A reply for Commies
Few reviews of " Brahmaputra - The Story of Lachit Barphukan, Assamese contemporary of Chhatrapati Shivaji." written by readers Book available for Purchase from Amazon India 1) By Melroy Pinto , Goa Dear Aneesh, First of all let me congratulate you on doing something many have dreamed of (including me) but have never succeeded … Continue reading Reader reviews – Brahmaputra .
Sample pages from my book on Lachit Barphukan , titled " Brahmaputra"