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Prataparudra II
Pratāparudra (r. c. 1289-1323), also known as Rudradeva II, was the last ruler of the Kakatiya dynasty
Kakatiya dynasty
of India. He ruled the eastern part of Deccan, with his capital at Warangal. Prataparudra succeeded his grandmother Rudramadevi
Rudramadevi
as the Kakatiya monarch. In the first half of his reign, he subjugated the insubordinate chiefs who had asserted their independence during his predecessor's reign. He also achieved successes against the neighbouring Hindu kingdoms of the Yadavas (Seunas), the Pandyas and Kampili. In 1310, he faced an invasion from the Muslim Delhi Sultanate, and agreed to become a tributary of the Delhi Sultan Alauddin Khalji. After Alauddin's death, he stopped making tribute payments, but a 1318 invasion forced him to pay tribute to Alauddin's son Mubarak Shah. After the end of the Khalji dynasty, he again withheld the tribute payments to Delhi
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Kannada Language
Kannada
Kannada
(/ˈkɑːnədə, ˈkæn-/;[6][7] [ˈkʌnːəɖɑː]) (Kannada: ಕನ್ನಡ) is a Dravidian language
Dravidian language
spoken predominantly by Kannada people
Kannada people
in India, mainly in the state of Karnataka, and by significant linguistic minorities in the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Kerala, Goa
Goa
and abroad. The language has roughly 38 million native speakers,[8] who are called Kannadigas
Kannadigas
(Kannadigaru)
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Kishori Saran Lal
Kishori Saran Lal (1920–2002) was an Indian historian. He wrote many historical books, mainly on medieval India. Many of his books, such as History of the Khaljis and Twilight of the Sultanate, are regarded as standard works.[1][2][3]Contents1 Career 2 Works 3 Legacy 4 See also 5 Notes 6 ReferencesCareer[edit] He obtained his master's degree in 1941 at the University of Allahabad. In 1945 he obtained his D.Phil. with a dissertation on the history of the Khaljis. This dissertation formed the basis for his book History of the Khaljis. He started his career as a Lecturer of History in the Allahabad University, though he served in this position only for a brief period. From 1945 to 1963 he was with Madhya Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Educational Service and taught at the Government Colleges at Nagpur, Jabalpur, and Bhopal
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Deccan Plateau
The Deccan Plateau[1] is a large plateau in southern India. It rises to 100 metres (330 ft) in the north, and to more than 1,000 metres (3,300 ft) in the south, forming a raised triangle within the South-pointing triangle of the Indian subcontinent's coastline.[2] It extends over eight Indian states and encompasses a wide range of habitats, covering most of central and southern India.[3] The plateau is located between two mountain ranges, the Western Ghats and the Eastern Ghats, each of which rises from its respective nearby coastal plain, and almost converge at the southern tip of India. It is separated from the Gangetic plain
Gangetic plain
to the north by the Satpura and Vindhya Ranges, which form its northern boundary
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Raichur Doab
The Raichur
Raichur
Doab
Doab
is a Doab, in this case the triangular region of land in the southern Indian states of Telangana
Telangana
and Karnataka
Karnataka
lying between the Krishna River
Krishna River
and its tributary, the Tungabhadra River. The doab is named for the town of Raichur
Raichur
in the Raichur
Raichur
District. The Raichur Doab
Doab
is considered to be very fertile because of the sediments carried by Krishna & Tungabhadra rivers.Some areas of Raichur
Raichur
doab also called as Nadigadda region became a part of Telangana
Telangana
during Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act in 2014.Those areas are Gadwal, Alampur and Maganoor
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Yadavas Of Devagiri
The Seuna, Sevuna or Yadavas of Devagiri
Devagiri
(c. 850–1334) was an Indian dynasty, which at its peak ruled a kingdom stretching from the Tungabhadra
Tungabhadra
to the Narmada rivers, including present-day Maharashtra, north Karnataka
Karnataka
and parts of Madhya Pradesh, from its capital at Devagiri
Devagiri
(present-day Daulatabad in modern Maharashtra). The Yadavas initially ruled as feudatories of the Western Chalukyas
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Ramachandra Of Devagiri
Ramachandra (IAST: Rāmacandra, r. c. 1271-1311 CE), also known as Ramadeva, was a ruler of the Seuna (Yadava) dynasty
Seuna (Yadava) dynasty
of Deccan
Deccan
region in India. He seized the throne from his cousin Ammana, and expanded his kingdom by fighting his Hindu neighbours such as the Paramaras, the Vaghelas, the Hoysalas, and the Kakatiyas. In 1296 CE, he faced a Muslim invasion from the Delhi
Delhi
Sultanate, and established peace by agreeing to pay Alauddin Khalji
Alauddin Khalji
an annual tribute. When he discontinued the tribute payments in 1303-1304 CE, Alauddin sent an army led by Malik Kafur
Malik Kafur
to subjugate him, and forced him to become a vassal of the Delhi
Delhi
Sultanate
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Ziauddin Barani
Ziauddin Barani
Ziauddin Barani
(1285–1357) was a Muslim
Muslim
political thinker of the Delhi Sultanate
Delhi Sultanate
located in present-day North India
North India
during Muhammad bin Tughlaq and Firuz Shah's reign
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Firishta
Firishta or Ferishta, full name Muhammad Qasim Hindu Shah, was a Persian historian who was born in 1560 and died in 1620.[1] The name Firishta means angel or one who is sent in Persian.[citation needed]Contents1 Life 2 Overview of work 3 Works 4 See also 5 ReferencesLife[edit] Firishta was born at Astrabad
Astrabad
on the shores of the Caspian Sea
Caspian Sea
to Gholam Ali Hindu Shah. While Firishta was still a child, his father was summoned away from his native country into Ahmadnagar, India, to teach Persian to the young prince Miran Husain Nizam Shah, with whom Firishta studied.[citation needed] In 1587 Firishta was serving as the captain of guards of King Murtuza Nizam Shah when Prince Miran overthrew his father and claimed the throne of Ahmadnagar
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Bengal
Bangladesh
Bangladesh
– Bengali[1] West Bengal
West Bengal
– Bengali, English[2]This article contains Bengali text
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Shamsuddin Firoz Shah
Shamsuddin Firoz Shah (reigned: 1301–1322) was the independent ruler of the Bengal. He ascended the throne with the title of Al-Sultan Al-Azam Shams Al-Duniya wa Al-Din Abu Al-Muzaffar Firoz Shah Al-Sultan and invoked the name of the Abbaside Caliph Mustasim Billah in his coins.Contents1 Origin 2 Expansion of kingdom 3 Sharing power 4 Death 5 See also 6 ReferencesOrigin[edit] Controversies persist among scholars regarding his origin and identity. According to Ibn Battuta, he was the son of Bughra Khan and the grandson of Sultan Ghiyasuddin Balban. 13th century scholar, Amir Khusrow, mentioned the names of two sons of Bughra Khan - Qaiqabad and Rukunuddin Kaikaus but he did not mention the name of Shamsuddin Firoz. Moreover, Sultan Ghiyasuddin Balban, following the Iranian tradition, named his grandsons as Kaikobad, Kaikaus, Kaikhusrau, Kaimurs etc. But the name Firoz does not agree with the Iranian tradition
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Narasaraopet
Narasaraopet
Narasaraopet
is a city in Guntur district
Guntur district
of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. The town is a municipality and the mandal headquarters of Narasaraopet mandal
Narasaraopet mandal
in Narasaraopet
Narasaraopet
revenue division.[3][4]Contents1 Etymology 2 Geography and climate 3 Climate 4 Demographics 5 Governance 6 Transport 7 Tourism 8 Education 9 See also 10 References 11 External linksEtymology[edit] The name comes from Narasa Rao, a wealthy landlord who owned much of the surrounding areas some time back.[citation needed] Geography and climate[edit] Narasaraopeta is the major commercial trading center in Guntur district, also having lot of educational institutes. Narasaraopeta was built on flat land ringed by hills that are an extension of the Eastern Ghats. The summer months can get exceedingly hot while winters are mild
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P. V. Parabrahma Sastry
P.V. Parabrahma Sastry [1] (1920–2016) was an archeologist, historian, epigraphist and numismatist who held the rank of a Deputy Director in the Archaeology Department of United Andhra Pradesh Government.Contents1 Early life 2 Achievements 3 Works 4 Death and legacy 5 ReferencesEarly life[edit] Sastry was a native of Pedda Konduru in Guntur district. His ancestors had settled in Hyderabad. Achievements[edit] Sastry was selected for the National Fellowship [2] of the Indian Council of Historical Research. Sastry was one of the two persons selected for the fellowship in the year 2015. The ICHR is a premier historical research body under the HRD ministry. Dr Sastry was awarded a PhD by Karnataka University[citation needed] for his work on the history of the Kakatiya dynasty and early socio-economic conditions of Andhra Pradesh from 500 BC to 1000 AD. He worked with the Department of Archaeology and Museums until 1981
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Velama
Velama is a caste found mainly in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The earliest occurrence of Velama as a term for a community dates from the 17th century.Contents1 Origin and history 2 Relationship with the Padmanayaka Velama 3 See also 4 References 5 Further readingOrigin and history[edit] The Velamas are described by that name from the 17th century and in the following century some held zamindari positions under the kings of Golconda, which gave them considerable powers over small regions in Telangana. The kings chose to distinguish between these various Velama groups by adopting a system of ranks. This caused a competitive emphasis to be placed on the status and trappings of Velama communities, resulting in rivalries based on recognition of wealth and honours that had been historically granted. Among those that came to dominate were the Velugotis of Venkatagiri, in the coastal Nellore district, and the Appa Raos of Nuzvid
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Turushka
Islam (Sunni · Nondenominational Muslims · Cultural Muslim · Quranist Muslim · Alevi · Twelver Shia · Ja'fari) Christianity (Eastern Orthodox Christianity) Judaism (Djudios Turkos · Sabbataists · Karaites) Irreligion (Agnosticism · Atheism) Buddhism, Animism, Tengrism, Shamanism, ManiThe Turkic peoples
Turkic peoples
are a collection of ethno-linguistic groups of Central, Eastern, Northern and Western Asia
Western Asia
as well as parts of Europe and North Africa. They speak related languages belonging to the Turkic language family.[27] As racial purity has never been a Turkic membership criterion, many vastly differing ethnic groups have throughout history become part of the Turkic peoples
Turkic peoples
through language shift, acculturation, adoption and religious conversion in a process called Turkification
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Veera Ballala III
Veera Ballala III (r.1292–1342) was the last great king of the Hoysala
Hoysala
Empire.[1] During his rule, the northern and southern branches of the Hoysala
Hoysala
empire (which included much of modern Karnataka and northern Tamil Nadu) were consolidated and administered from Halebidu (also known as Dwarasamudra). During his rule, he fought numerous wars with the Yadavas of Devagiri, the Pandyan Dynasty
Dynasty
of Madurai
Madurai
and other minor dynasties of South India. But it was his conflict with the invading forces of Alauddin Khalji, and later those of Muhammad bin Tughluq, the Sultan of Delhi, that would alter the course of history of South India
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