Monthly Archives: June 2010

The conquest of Raichur by Krishnadeva Raya of Vijaynagar

An account of the greatest day in the military history of the Vijaynagar Empire wwhen Krishnadeva Raya conquered Raichur which was for over 2 centuries at the heart of several baattles between the Hindu empire and the Muslim Bahmani state and it’s offshoot sultanates. Continue reading

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What did Tipu Sultan wear ?

This post describes the attire of Tipu Sultan and tells us what he wore to court each day. Continue reading

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