Social and Economic Conditions in Mauryan Age. Scholars writing on the Mauryan social organisation have often quoted Megasthenes and his division of Indian society into the following seven categories: philosophers, cultivators, herdsmen, artisans and traders, soldiers, overseers and councilors.
A large part of King Shivaji's army consisted of Muslims. This is a short introduction to the contribution of Muslims in the mission of the great king Shivaji (1630-1674)
Commercialisation of Agriculture during British Rule in India; Revolutionary changes had occurred in the agrarian property relations towards the end of the 18th century. This was over a period of time, followed by a commercial revolution in the agricultural sector. Commercialization of agriculture...
Throughout history there have been many claims of levitation. This Levitation trick was used for centuries in India fooling thousands of intrigued followers. Levitation revealed Yogis use trickery and illusion to gain followers and money and have been doing so for centuries.
The hub discuss about the beginning of English education in India.
There was an unprecedent and continuous growth of rural indebtedness under the British rule in India. The growth of Agricultural labor during British Rule.
Several stories related to Mahabharata are associated with Himachal Pradesh. During exile, the Pandavas visited different places and the people proudly believe in the folklore of their epic heroes.
The History of India: Integration of Indian States. The origin of the process of the integration of Indian States could be traced back to the late 18th and early 19th centuries when the England East India Company began acquiring large tracts of land in India.
When Hitler refused to help more to Subhash Chandra Bose for his struggle against British, the latter decided to go to Japan for his military activities. Hitler sent him to Japan through a submarine. Bose's submarine journey was dangerous, but finally he was successful to reach Japan.
The rise of the Great Mauryan Empire was a unique event in the History of India. It was the first Empire in the Indian sub-continent came into existence by unifying the innumerable fragments of distracted territory.