Monthly Archives: May 2015

Veer Savarkar( Early Years- Cellular Jail)

(This post was originally published by me at http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Veer-Savarkar-Early-Years-Cellular-Jail here) I had actually wanted to write a single article on Veer Savarkar, but as I kept digging into his life, his views, just realized it would not be possible to … Continue reading

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Rash Behari Bose

(This post was originally published by me at http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Rash-Behari-Bose, reproducing the same here).   “The story of Mr. Rash Behari Bose forms a vital part of India’s struggle for independence, and the victory which was finally achieved was in no … Continue reading

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Chattrapati Sambhaji

(This post was published by me at Quora here, republishing it again http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Chattrapati-Sambhaji) Mrutyuche aavhaan peluni, toch varasa aamhaala dila l Shivrayaancha Shambhu chaava, Hindu mhanuni amar jahala ll (Coming from the same legacy that confronted death, Shivaji’s son Shambhu, … Continue reading

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Mewar Chronicles- Rana Sanga

( Continuing my series on Mewar, with this post on Rana Sanga, another great ruler. ). In my previous post on the Ranas of Mewar, I had covered on  Rana Kumbha . Now we shall take a look at Rana … Continue reading

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Mewar Chronicles- Rana Kumbha

( In continuation of my series on Mewar, I examine the rise of the Sisodias, and the advent of the Ranas.) In my previous post, I had taken a look at the early history of Mewar, and how Bappa Rawal, … Continue reading

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Pritilata Wadedar

(This post has already been published by me at http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Preetilata-Wadedar republishing the same) Patiya is one of those small sleepy towns, that dot the countryside of Bangladesh, lying  on the busy route from Chittagong to Cox Bazaar. The town with … Continue reading

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Veer Chhatrasal- The Lion of Bundelkhand

( This post is originally published by me at http://indiaincredible.quora.com/Veer-Chhatrasal-The-Lion-of-Bundelkhand) Bundelkhand a region lying between the Indo-Gangetic plain and the Vindhyas, marked by hills, valleys, sparse vegetation and rocky outcrops. A region known for it’s harsh climate, aridity and barren … Continue reading

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