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Chandragupta, king of Maurya MP (-340 - -297)

"Sandrokottos", "Androcottus", "Androcotos ... the secret son of Alexander the Great"

From (English) : Chandragupta Maurya (340 BC – 298 BC) was the founder of the Mauryan Empire and the first emperor to unify India into one state. He ruled from 322 BC until his voluntar...

2/13/2009 2/6/2015

Iftikhar Ali Khan pronunciation (help·info), sometimes I.A.K. Pataudi (16 March 1910—5 January 1952) was the 8th Nawab of Pataudi and the captain of the India national cricket team for the tour to Engl...

3/21/2007 11/18/2012

Nawab Pataudi MP (1941 - 2011)

"Tiger; Nawab Pataudi"

Times of India (Friday,23,2011)Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, fondly known as Tiger, one of India's greatest cricket captains, passed away at Sir Ganga Ram hospital on Thursday. He died due to respiratory fa...

3/9/2007 11/18/2012

One of the prominent military leaders of the Sikhs in the second half of the eighteenth century, was born in 1723 at Ichogill, a village 20 km east of Lahore. His grandfather, Hardas Singh (D. 1716) ha...

1/29/2007 6/15/2012

Rama Varma(1864-1888) He was the nephew of Ravi Varma(1853-1864). He was normally lazy and his health condition was also not good. Devan Shankunni Menon used to look after the ruling for him. In 1879...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Rama Varma (1844-1851) He was the nephew of Edavamasathil Theepeta Thampuran and also the eldest son of Ekkavu Thampuran. He left for his heavenly abode on 1851 July (1026 Midhunam 29th) he is also k...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Rama Varma (1948-1964) He was known by the name of Parikshith Thampuran. He was the last official ruler of Cochin Empire. In 1949 July 1st Travancore and Cochin merged together and Travancore-Cochin ...

12/16/2010 12/22/2010

Rama Varma was also known as Chowarayil Theepeta Thampuran. He was very keen about the temples, cultural activities etc of the kingdom. Eventhough Rama Varma was not a good ruler it was due to R.K. Sha...

8/15/2009 12/22/2010

Rama Varma (1837-1844) He was the cousin of Thulamasathil Theepeta Thampuran. Venketa Subbaraya resigned himself from the post of devan during his reign and Shankara Warier was appointed devan. He le...

12/18/2010 12/22/2010

HH Maharaja Rama Varma Shakthan Thampuran, Cochin (1769 - 1805) MP (1751 - 1805)

"Kunhjipilla Thampuran", "Shakthan Thampuran", "Rama Varma IX"

Rama Varma Sakthan Thampuran was born in 1751 at the Vellarappilli Kovilakam. He was the only son of Ambica Thampuran and Chennos Anujan Namboothiripad. His mother passed away when he was three years o...

12/18/2010 12/22/2010

He is known as Ozinja Vallia Thampuran. He was an efficient king.. It was during his reign that the railway line from Shornur was extended till Cochin. He was rewarded with K.C.S.I ,G.C.S.I., G.C.I.E. ...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Veera Kerala Varma (1851-1853) He was the younger brother of Rama Varma (1851-1853). He was of the opinion that before becoming the ruler he should visit different places in India and improve his rul...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Kerala Varma(1888-1895) He was the younger brother of Rama Varma(1864-1888). He was well versed with English. He got K.C.I.E(KNIGHT COMMANDER OF MOST EMINENT ORDER OF THE INDIAN EMPIRE) before he bec...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Kerala Varma Thampuran popularly known as Aikya Keralam Thampuran was the Maharaja (king) of Cochin who ruled between 1946 and 1948. He mooted the idea of a unified Kerala state in India for the Malaya...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Ravi Varma(1853-1864) He vas the younger brother of Kashiil Theepetta Thampuran. He was not that efficient as his brother. After the death of Devan Shankara Warier, Venketa Rayar succeeded him. But i...

12/15/2010 12/22/2010

Sri Ravi Varma was the Maharaja of Cochin, India from 1943-1946. Sri Ravi Varma (1865–1946) was born on 29 November 1865. He was born to Kavu Thampuran of Cochin Royal Family and Pana Namboothirippad. ...

8/29/2009 12/11/2010

Maharaja Kerala Varma Kochunni Thampuran , a.k.a Midukan Thampuran, was the Maharaja of Cochin (Kochi), a princely state in pre-independent India. Midukkan Thampuran ruled during 1941 and 1943. Miduk...

10/23/2008 12/11/2010

Rama Varma(1914-1932) During his reign J.W. Bhor(1914-1919), T.V. Jayaraghavachari(1919-1922), P.Narayana Menon(1922-1930), C.G. Herbert(1930-1935) were the Devan's of Cochin. He left for his heave...

4/9/2009 12/10/2010

Rama Varma Lalan Thampuran MP (1887 - 1975)

He was the successor of Parikshith Thampuran. He was the last official Velliya Thampuran of Cochin . He continued as the Velliya Thampuran of Cochin from 1964 to 1975. He stayed in the Krishna Vilasam ...

2/18/2009 12/10/2010

His Highness Maharajah "Sree Padmanabha Dasa" Sree Chithira Thirunal, Gen Sir Bala Rama Varma Maharaja GCSI GCIE (November 7, 1912–July 19, 1991) was the last ruler of the princely state of Travancore,...

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Maharaja Gaj Singh I MP (1595 - 1638)

8/28/2010 11/13/2010

Raja Suraj Singh MP (1571 - 1619)

8/28/2010 11/13/2010

Maharaja Abhai Singh MP (1702 - 1749)

8/25/2010 11/13/2010

Maharaja Bakht Singh MP (1706 - 1752)

8/25/2010 11/13/2010

Maharaja Bijay Singh MP (1724 - 1793)

8/24/2010 11/13/2010

Rana Raj Singh I MP (1629 - 1680)

He was the fifty-eighth ruler of Mewar (r. 1653-1680) who was the eldest son and successor, at age 23, of Maharana JAGAT SINGH I.

8/24/2010 11/13/2010

Rana Ratan Singh MP (b. - 1531)

He was the fifty-first ruler of Mewar (r. 1527-1531) and second son (his elder brother Bhoj Raj had died in battle) and successor of his father, Maharana SANGRAM SINGH I (Sanga). His actual enthronemen...

4/18/2008 11/13/2010

Rana Amar Singh MP (1559 - 1620)

Out of the 17 sons of Rana Pratap, Amar Singh was the eldest, and to him passed the daunting task of conquering Chittor. From his very childhood to the days of Pratap’s death, Amar had been a constant ...

4/18/2008 11/13/2010

Bṛhaspati (Sanskrit बृहस्पति, "lord of prayer or devotion"[1], often written as Brihaspati or Bruhaspati) also known as Brahmanaspati and Deva-guru (guru of the gods), is the name of a Vedic deity. He ...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

Kubera Visravas MP (deceased)

Kubera (Sanskrit: कुबेर, Pali/later Sanskrit: Kuvera, Tamil/Thai: Kuperan), also spelt Kuber, is the Lord of wealth and the god-king of the semi-divine Yakshas in Hindu mythology. He is regarded as the...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

Vibhishana Vishravas MP (deceased)

Vibhishana From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Vibhishana King Vibhishana Vibhishana as King of Lanka Reign According to the puranas he became king after death of his brother Ravana, He also ruled ...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

THE ANCESTRY OF RAVANA A close study of the Ramayana, particularly the last book or Uttara Kanda, reveals that Ravana, the enemy of Lord Rama, was not a Dravidian, as many people have thought, but re...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

gastya Agastya/Agasthiyar. Agastya depicted in a statue as a Hindu sage. Agastya (Telugu:అగస్త్య,Kannada:ಅಗಸ್ತ್ಯ,Tamil:அகத்தியர்,Sanskrit:अगस्त्य,AGASTYA, Malay: Anggasta, Thai: Akkhot) is one of...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

Hiranyakashipu (or Hiranyakasipu) (Sanskrit: हिरण्‍यकशिपु) [golden-haired] is an Asura from the Puranic scriptures of Hinduism. The Puranas describe Hiranyakashipu as an Asura. His younger brother, Hir...

1/28/2010 11/13/2010

Hiranyaksha Kashyapa MP (deceased)

In Hinduism, Hiranyaksha was a demon killed by Vishnu after taking the Earth to the bottom of the ocean.Vishnu assumed the form of a white boar (Sri Varaha) and dived into the water to lift the Earth. ...

1/28/2010 11/13/2010

Vamana MP (deceased)

"12th Āditya"

Vamana From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia See Kāśikāvṛttī for the medieval grammarians. Vamana Four-armed Vamana Devanagari वामन Sanskrit Transliteration Vāmana Affiliation Avatar of Vishnu Weapon...

8/23/2010 11/13/2010
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Rishi RICHIKA MP (deceased)

A Rishi descended from Bhrigu and husband of Satyavati, son of Urva and father of Jamadagni. In the Mahabharata and Vishnu Purana it is related that Richika was an old man when he demanded in marriag...

5/28/2008 11/13/2010

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n Hinduism, Chandra (Sanskrit चन्द्र lit. "shining")[1] is a lunar deity and a Graha. Chandra is also identified with the Vedic Lunar deity Soma (lit. "juice")[2]. The Soma name refers particularly to ...

10/22/2007 11/13/2010

Chyavana (Sanskrit: च्यवन, Cyavana) was a great sage in Hindu mythology. He was son of sage Bhrigu and known for his rejuvenation after penances for several years. He was powerful enough to oppose the ...

5/28/2008 11/12/2010
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Maharaja Raj Singh II MP (1744 - 1787)

8/29/2010 11/12/2010

Maharaja Zorawar Singh MP (1713 - 1746)

The reign of Maharaja Zorawar Singh was infested with internal conflicts with the Thakurs of Mahajan, Bhadra and Churu who rose in rebellion.

8/29/2010 11/12/2010

Chand Kaur MP (1802 - 1842)

Maharani Chand Kaur (1802-1842) was the wife of Maharaja Kharak Singh, the eldest son and successor of Maharaja Ranjit Singh.

11/5/2010 11/12/2010

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Maharana Jagat Singh II MP (1709 - 1751)

11/28/2009 11/9/2010

Maharaj Nath Singh MP (b. - 1764)

11/28/2009 11/9/2010

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Maharaj Bagh Singh MP (deceased)

11/28/2009 11/9/2010

Rana Sangram Singh II MP (1690 - 1734)

11/28/2009 11/9/2010

Raja Sansar Chand, II MP (1765 - 1823)

Sansar Chand (c.1765-1823) was a famous ruler of the state of Kangra in what is now the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. He is remembered as a patron of the arts, and the Kangra paintings.

9/22/2010 11/7/2010

Hamida Banu Begum MP (1527 - 1604)

Hamida Banu Begam, 'Maryam Makani' (1527–1604) was a wife of the second Mughal Emperor, Humayun, and the mother of Mughal Emperor , Akbar[1]. Her important architectural legacy is the Humayun's Tomb, D...

9/1/2010 11/7/2010

Nasir ud-din Muhammad Hamayun MP (1508 - 1556)

"Nasir-ud-Din Muḥammad"

Nasir ud-din Muhammad Humayun (full title: Al-Sultan al-'Azam wal Khaqan al-Mukarram, Jam-i-Sultanat-i-haqiqi wa Majazi, Sayyid al-Salatin, Abu'l Muzaffar Nasir ud-din Muhammad Humayun Padshah Ghazi, Z...

5/21/2009 11/7/2010

Heera Kunwar MP (1542 - 1622)

Mariam uz-Zamani Begum Sahiba, née Rajkumari Hira Kunwari, alias Harkha Bai (October 1, 1542 – 1622) was a Rajput princess who became the Mughal Empress, after her marriage to Mughal Emperor Akbar. She...

8/30/2010 11/6/2010

Maharaja Pratap Singh MP (1845 - 1922)

Lieutenant-General Maharaja Sri Sir Pratap Singh Sahib Bahadur of Idar GCB GCSI GCVO KIH(22 October 1845-4 September 1922) was a career British Indian Army officer, Maharaja of the princely state of Id...

9/7/2010 11/6/2010

Rani Jindan MP (1817 - 1863)

Maharani Jind Kaur, (1817 in Chachar, Gujranwala, Sikh Empire - August 1, 1863 in London, United Kingdom) also popularly known as Rani Jindan. She was the youngest wife of Maharajah Ranjit Singh and th...

7/2/2007 11/6/2010

Kunti (pridha) Shurasena MP (b. - bef.-3050)

Kunti (Sanskrit: कुंती) is the mother of the eldest three of the Pandava brothers from the Indian epic Mahābhārata. Her story is also told within the Bhagavata Purana, wherein she speaks on the philoso...

1/31/2008 11/6/2010

Balarāma Vasudeva MP (deceased)

Balarama (बलराम, Balarāma), also known as Baladeva, Balabhadra and Halayudha, is the elder brother of the divine being, Krishna in Hinduism. Balarama Balarama is the elder brother of the divine bei...

1/31/2008 11/6/2010

Ikshvāku MP (-3900 - d.)


8/22/2010 11/6/2010

Saptarishi BHRIGU MP (deceased)

"Bhrigu The Guru"

Maharishi Bhrigu was one of the seven great sages, one of the Saptarshis in ancient India, one of many Prajapatis (the facilitators of Creation) created by Brahma (The God of Creation) [1], the first c...

10/22/2007 11/6/2010

Marichi MP (-4000 - d.)

"Saptarishi MARĪCHI"

Rishi Marichi or Mareechi or Marishi (ṛṣi Marīci, ऋषि मरीचि) (meaning a ray of light) is the son of Brahma, the cosmic creator, and also one of the Saptarshi (Seven Great Sages Rishi), in the First Man...

10/22/2007 11/6/2010

Farrukhsiyar MP (1685 - 1719)

Abu'l Muzaffar Muin ud-din Muhammad Shah Farrukh-siyar Alim Akbar Sani Wala Shan Padshah-i-bahr-u-bar [Shahid-i-Mazlum] (or Farrukhsiyar, 20 August 1685 - 19 April 1719) was the Mughal emperor between ...

9/2/2010 11/6/2010

Jahandar Shah MP (1666 - 1713)

"Mu'izz-ud-Din Jahandar Shah Bahadur"

Jahandar Shah (1661–1713) was a Mughal Emperor who ruled Hindustan for a brief period in 1712-1713 CE.

9/1/2010 11/6/2010

Bahadur Shah I Shah Alam MP (1643 - 1712)

"Sahib-i-Quran Muazzam Shah Alamgir Sani Abu Nasir Sayid Qutbuddin Abu'l Muzaffar Muhammad Muazzam Shah Alam Bahadur Shah I Padshah Ghazi (Khuld Manzil)"

Bahadur Shah (Persian: بہادر شاه Bahādur Shāh) (14 October 1643, Burhanpur–27 February 1712, Lahore) was a Mughal Emperor, who ruled India from 1707 to 1711.

9/1/2010 11/6/2010

Shah Jehan Emperor of India MP (1592 - 1666)

"Shahanshah Al-Sultan al-'Azam wal Khaqan al-Mukarram", "Malik-ul-Sultanat", "Ala Hazrat Abu'l-Muzaffar Shahab ud-din Muhammad Shah Jahan I", "Sahib-i-Qiran-i-Sani", "Padshah Ghazi Zillu'llah", "Firdaus-Ashiyani", "Shahanshah—E—Sultanant Ul Hindiya Wal Mughaliya"

Shahab-ud-din Muhammad Khurram Shah Jahan I (also spelled Shah Jehan, Shahjehan, Urdu: شاه ‌جہاں, Persian: شاه جهان) (January 5, 1592 – January 22, 1666) was the emperor of the Mughal Empire in India f...

11/16/2008 11/6/2010

Nur-ud-din Salim Jahangir (Big Swole)(Persian: نورالدین سلیم جهانگیر) (full title: Al-Sultan al-'Azam wal Khaqan al-Mukarram, Khushru-i-Giti Panah, Abu'l-Fath Nur-ud-din Muhammad Jahangir Padshah Ghazi...

5/21/2009 11/6/2010

Meghrajji III MP (1923 - 2010)

Maharaja Mayurdwajsinhji Meghrajji III (3 March 1923-1 August 2010) was the last ruling Maharaja of Dhrangadhra Halvad. He was a noted academic, politician, a member of several distinguished academic b...

9/7/2010 11/6/2010

Maharaja Jam Sri Digvijaysinhji Ranjitsinhji Jadeja (18 September 1895-3 February 1966) was Maharaja Jam Sahib of Nawanagar from 1933 to 1947, succeeding his uncle, the famed cricketer Ranjitsinhji.

9/3/2010 11/6/2010

HH Jam Shri Ranjitsinhji Jadeja, Maharaja Jam Saheb of Nawanagar (10 September 1872 - 2 April 1933) (known as K.S. Ranjitsinhji, Ranji or Smith during his career)[1] was an Indian King and Test cricket...

9/3/2010 11/5/2010

Bamba Sutherland MP (1869 - 1957)

Princess Bamba Sutherland (1869–1957) was the last member of the family that ruled the Sikh Empire in the Punjab. She returned to Lahore from her childhood in England where she was said to have "lived ...

11/5/2010 11/5/2010

Prince Victor Duleep Singh MP (1866 - 1918)

Prince Victor Albert Jay Duleep Singh (10 July 1866- June 7, 1918) was the eldest son of Maharani Bamba Müller and Maharaja Duleep Singh, the last Maharaja of Lahore, and of the Sikh Empire, and the gr...

11/5/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Duleep Singh MP (1838 - 1893)

"Black Prince of Perthshire"

Maharaja Dalip Singh[1], (Black Prince of Perthshire)[2], GCSI (b. 6 September 1838 in Lahore, Sikh Empire - d. 22 October 1893 in Paris, France) was the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire. He was the yo...

7/3/2007 11/5/2010

H.H.Maharaja Sher Singh MP (1807 - 1843)

Maharaja Sher Singh (Born: December 1807 - Died: September 16th 1843) was a Sikh ruler of the sovereign country of Punjab and the Sikh Empire. He was the son of Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Queen Rani Meh...

5/20/2009 11/5/2010

Nau Nihal Singh MP (1821 - 1840)

Maharaja Nau Nihal Singh (9 March 1821-6 November 1840) was a Sikh ruler of the sovereign country of Punjab and the Sikh Empire. He was the son of Maharaja Kharak Singh, himself eldest son and heir of ...

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Maharaja Kharak Singh MP (1801 - 1840)

Maharaja Kharak Singh, (Punjabi ਖੜਕ ਸਿੰਘ, February 22 1801 to 5 November 1840) was a Sikh ruler of the sovereign country of Punjab and the Sikh Empire. He was the eldest legitimate son of Ranjit Singh ...

10/12/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Dungar Singh MP (1854 - 1887)

Maharaja Dungar Singh (22 August 1854 – 19 August 1887) was a Maharaja of the princely state of Bikaner from 1872 to 1887. The eldest of three sons of Maharaj Sri Lal Singh (16 December 1831-17 Septemb...

8/27/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Ganga Singh MP (1880 - 1943)

Maharaja Ganga Singh (October 3, 1880, Bikaner–2 February 1943, Bombay) was the ruling Maharaja of the princely state of Bikaner (in present-day Rajasthan, India) from 1888 to 1943. He is widely remebe...

8/27/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Karni Singh MP (1924 - 1988)

Maharaja Karni Singh (1924–1988) was the ruler of the Princely State of Bikaner following its cession to India. He was an international skeet shooter champion and a member of the Lok Sabha for 25 years...

8/27/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Sardar Singh MP (1818 - 1872)

Maharaja Sardar Singh was born in S. 1875 (A.D. 1819), and succeeded his father Maharaja Ratan Singh in 1852 A.D. at the age of 33. A large army had to be maintained to protect the borders of the state...

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Ratan Singh MP (1790 - 1857)

Maharaja Ratan Singh who was born in S. 1885 (A.D. 1728) succeeded his father Maharaja Surat Singh on Baisakh Bad 5'h S. 1885 (A.D. 1728). Immediately on his succession to the Gaddi, a dispute arose wi...

8/24/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Surat Singh MP (1765 - 1828)

Maharaja Surat Singh was born in S. 1822 (A.D. 1765). He succeeded his nephew Maharaja Partap Singh on Asuj Bad 12'h S. 1844 (A.D. 1788).

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Gaj Singh MP (1723 - 1787)

Son of Maharaja Anand Singh, Maharaja Gaj Singh was born on Chait Sud 4th S. 1780 A.D. 1723. Maharaja Gaj Singh succeeded his cousin in 1746 A.D.

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Sujan Singh MP (1690 - 1735)

After the death of his brother Maharaja Saroop Singh, Maharaja Sujan Singh became the king of Bikaner. He remained in Deccan but when Aurangzeb died in 1707, he returned to Bikaner after some time. Mos...

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Maharaja Sarup Singh MP (1689 - 1700)

Maharaja Sarup Singh succeeded his father in 1698 A.D. but soon fell victim to smallpox and died in 1700 A.D. at the age of eleven. His brother Maharaja Sujan Singh became the king of Bikaner.

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Maharaja Anup Singh MP (1638 - 1698)

Anup Singh was born in S. 1665, A.D. Maharaja Anup Singh was son of Maharaja Karan Singh. He was known for his bravery and literary tastes.

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Raja Karan Singh MP (1616 - 1669)

The tenure of Maharaja Karan Singh was studded with glorious achievements. He sided with Aurangzeb in struggle of succession and his two gallant sons Keshri Singh and Padam Singh distinguished themselv...

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Raja Dalpat Singh MP (1565 - 1613)

Raja Dalpat Singh Ji was born in S. 1621 (A.D 1564), succeeded his father Raja Rai Singh on his death. But being in disfavour with the Emperor of Delhi, troops were sent against him. The reign of Mahar...

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Raja Sur Singh MP (1594 - 1631)

Raja Sur Singh was installed as king of Bikaner in absence of his brother Maharaja Dalpat Singh in 1613 A.D. The Emperor of Delhi showed him every kindness, but the Bikaner territory dwindled down to 1...

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Raja Rai Singh MP (1541 - 1612)

Raja Rai Singh ascended the throne after the death of his father Rao Kalyanmal. He accompanied the emperor on his expedition against Gujarat and showed remarkable valour.

8/29/2010 11/5/2010

Rao Kalyan Singh MP (1519 - 1571)

The new king Rao Kalyan Singh was able to maintain cordial relationship with Shershah Suri. Shershah was angry with maldeos of Jodhpur and in order to punish him, he readily agreed to the request of Ra...

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