Month: January 2018

Indus Valley Civilization

QUIZ ON INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION PART-2

January 19, 2018

QUIZ ON INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION From which one of the following places, remains of wells have been found in houses belonging to the developed stage of the Indus Valley Civilization? Harappa Kalibangan Lothal Mohenjodaro Answer:- Kalibangan. The archaeological finds from Alamgirpur in Ghaziabad district reflected the:- Harappa Culture Vedic Culture Mauryan Culture Gupta Period Culture […]

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Quiz on Indus valley Civilization

QUIZ ON INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION PART -1

January 19, 2018

QUIZ BASED ON INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION The Harappan Civilization was discovered in the year: 1901 1921 1935 1942 Answer:- 1921 Lothal is a site where dockyard of which of the following civilization were found? Indus Valley Mesopotamian Egyptian Persian Answer:- Indus Valley The Indus people traded with the:- Chinese Mesopotamians Parthians Romans Answer:- Mesopotamians The […]

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Sufi Movement

SUFI MOVEMENT

January 18, 2018

Sufi Movement Sufi Movement is the mystical movements in Islam.The sufis while accepting the Shariat did not confine their religious practice to formal adherence and stressed cultivation of religious experience aimed at direct perception of God. The Sufi  doctrine was based on union  with God which can be achieved  through love of God,prayers,fasts and rituals […]

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Bhakti Movement

BHAKTI MOVEMENT

January 18, 2018

Bhakti Movement The Bhakti Movement began in South india in the 7th Century. The Alvars (Vaishnavites) and Naynars(Shaivites) popularized the Bhakti cult in South india. There were 12 Alvar Vaishnavite and 63 naynar Saivite Saints. The Saivite Saints Appar,is said to have converted the pallava king.Mahendravarman to Saivism. Sambandar and Manikkavasagar were other great Saints […]

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The Mughals

ESTABLISHMENT OF MUGHALS RULE

January 14, 2018

The Mughals Zahiruddin Muhammad Babur was the founder of the Mughal empire in india.Babur was the king of Farghana in Afghanistan. Babur(1526-1530)  The foundation of Mughal rule in india was laid by Babur in 1526 He was a descendant of Timur (from the side of his father) Chengiz Khan (from the side of his mother. […]

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Bahmani Kingdom

BAHMANI KINGDOM

January 14, 2018

Bahmani Kingdom Alauddin Hasan founded  Bahmani Kingdom  in 1347. After his Crowning, he assumed the title of Alauddin Hasan Bahman Shah (1347-1358), it is from this title that the kingdom was called the Bahmani kingdom, Alauddin Hasan Bahman Shah(1347-58) He was also known as Hasan Gangu.He founded the Bahmani kingdom with its capital at Gulbarga […]

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Aravidu Dynasty

THE ARAVIDU DYNASTY

January 12, 2018

The Aravidu Dynasty:(1570-1650 AD) Aravidu dynasty was the fourth and last Dynasty of the Hindu empire of Vijaynagar in southern India. The founder of Aravidu Dynasty was RamaRaya’s brother.Thirumala. Tirumala  Raya,the brother of Rama Raja,ruled in the name of Sadasiva Raya.On his failture to repopulate vijyanagar,he shifted the capital to Penugonda.He divided his empire into three partially […]

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Saluva Dynasty

THE SALUVA DYNASTY

January 12, 2018

The Saluva Dynasty:(1486-1505 AD) Saluva Narsimha was the founder of  the Saluva Dynasty.Saluva were closely pinked to the Sangamas Viamarriage. Tirumal(1491) and Immadi Narasimha (1491-1505):- Both were minors during the regency of Narsa Nayaka.Visco Da Gama landed in Calicut during his reign in 1498  The Tuluva Dynasty:(1505-1570 AD) Vira Narsimha (1505-1509AD) Vir narsimha ,the son […]

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Sangama Dynasty

SANGAMA DYNASTY

January 11, 2018

The Sangama Dynasty The founders of Sangama Dynasty were Harihara I and Bukka. Their father had been taken prisoner by Muhammad bin Tughlaq in 1327 and They founded Vijaynagar in 1336. Harihara I and Bukka I(1336-56AD) They laid the foundation of Vijaya –nagar .Vijayanagar-Bahamani conflict began with the foundation of kingdoms. Clash of interests in three areas:Raichur doab […]

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Lodi Dynasty

LODI DYNASTY

January 11, 2018

Lodi Dynasty The Lodi dynasty was the last dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate. Lodi dynasty was ruled the Delhi Sultanate from 1451 to 1526., and was founded by Bahlul Khan Lodi when he replaced the Sayyid Dynasty. Bahlul Lodhi Bahlul Lodhi was one of the Afghan Sardars.He established himself in Punjab after the invasion of Tamur. He founded the […]

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