The life and status of Women in Ancient India was quite high. Women were looked upon with high regard during the Rig Vedic period. The system of Purdha was probably there. The terms abarodh, antapura shows that the women of higher classes were kept in privacy. Even during the time of hunting the … [Read more...] about How was the life of Women in Ancient India ?
Introduction The Satavahana dynasty played the most significant role in Indian history in the period between the fall of the Mauryas and the rise of Gupta Empire. With Asoka’s death his descendants lost control over parts of South India. Naturally the local chiefs seized the opportunity and … [Read more...] about Satavahana Dynasty (Satavahana Empire)
Shams-ud-din Iltutmish Shams-ud-din Iltutmish was one of the most powerful Sultan of Slave Dynasty. Shams-ud-din Iltutmish ascended the throne of Delhi Sultanate at Delhi in 1211 AD. Early life: Though he was born in the family of a noble Ilbani Turk of Central Asia, he was sold in his boyhood as … [Read more...] about Shams-ud-din Iltutmish | History of Iltutmish
Jalaluddin Muhammad Shah was the ruler of Bengal. He was the son of Raja Ganesha. His early name was Jadu. In 1418, he ascended the throne of Bengal in his Muslim name - Jalaluddin Muhammad Shah . He ruled for a long period, from 1418 to 1433 A.D. During the time of Jalaluddin Muhammad Shah, the … [Read more...] about Jalaluddin Muhammad Shah (1418-1433)
King Kanishka – A brave warrior and builder of the Kushan Empire In the history of India, King Kanishka I was a brave warrior and is regarded as the greatest Kushan King. Kushan King Kanishka was a great conqueror and a patron of Buddhism. He had both the military ability of Chandragupta Maurya … [Read more...] about King Kanishka – The King of Kushan Empire