Category: History of India

Akbar The Great

Emperor Akbar, also known as Akbar the Great or Jalaluddin Muhammad Akbar, was the third emperor of the Mughal Empire, after Babur and Humayun. He was the son of Nasiruddin Humayun and succeeded him as the emperor in the year...

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Kushan Empire (30-375)

The Kushan Empire originally formed in the early 1st century AD under Kujula Kadphises in the territories of ancient Bactria around the Oxus River (Amu Darya), and later based near  Kabul, Afghanistan. “The Kushan Empire...

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Sunga Empire (185 BC- 75BC)

Sunga Empire (185 BC- 75BC) The Sunga Empire or Shunga Empire was a Aryan dynasty from Magadha that controlled vast areas of the Indian Subcontinent from around 185 to 73 BCE. The dynasty was established by Pusyamitra Sunga,...

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The Islamic Sultanates

The Islamic Sultanates Beginning in the 12th century, several Islamic states were established in the Indian subcontinent in the course of a gradual Muslim conquest in the Indian subcontinent. This process culminated in the...

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