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Sultanate Of Mysore
The Kingdom of Mysore
Mysore
was a kingdom in southern India, traditionally believed to have been founded in 1399 in the vicinity of the modern city of Mysore. The kingdom, which was ruled by the Wodeyar
Wodeyar
family, initially served as a vassal state of the Vijayanagara
Vijayanagara
Empire. With the decline of the Vijayanagara Empire
Vijayanagara Empire
(c. 1565), the kingdom became independent
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Vijayanagara Empire
The Vijayanagara
Vijayanagara
Empire (also called Karnata,[2] and the Kingdom of Bisnegar by the Portuguese) was based in the Deccan Plateau
Deccan Plateau
region in South India. It was established in 1336 by Harihara I and his brother Bukka Raya I of Sangama Dynasty.[3][4][5] The empire rose to prominence as a culmination of attempts by the southern powers to ward off Islamic
Islamic
invasions by the end of the 13th century. It lasted until 1646, although its power declined after a major military defeat in 1565 by the combined armies of the Deccan sultanates
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Kannada Literature
Kannada
Kannada
literature (ಕನ್ನಡ ಸಾಹಿತ್ಯ) is the corpus of written forms of the Kannada
Kannada
language, a member of the Dravidian fam
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British Empire
The British Empire
Empire
comprised the dominions, colonies, protectorates, mandates and other territories ruled or administered by the United Kingdom and its predecessor states. It originated with the overseas possessions and trading posts established by England
England
between the late 16th and early 18th centuries. At its height, it was the largest empire in history and, for over a century, was the foremost global power.[1] By 1913, the British Empire
Empire
held sway over 412 million people, 7001230000000000000♠23% of the world population at the time,[2] and by 1920, it covered 35,500,000 km2 (13,700,000 sq mi),[3] 7001240000000000000♠24% of the Earth's total land area.[4] As a result, its political, legal, linguistic and cultural legacy is widespread
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Anglo-Mysore Wars
The Anglo– Mysore
Mysore
Wars were a series of wars fought in over the last three decades of the 18th century between the Kingdom of Mysore
Kingdom of Mysore
on the one hand, and the British East India Company
East India Company
(represented chiefly by the Madras Presidency), and Maratha Confederacy
Maratha Confederacy
and the Nizam of Hyderabad on the other
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Subsidiary Alliance
The subsidiary alliance, in South Asian history to describe an alliance between princely states and the British East India
India
Company. Subsidiary alliance was a main strategy. The pioneer of Subsidiary Alliance System was French Governor Dupleix, final shape to which was given by Lord Wellesley, British Governor-General in India
India
from 1798 to 1805. Early in his governorship, Wellesley adopted a policy of non-intervention in the princely states, but he later adopted the policy of forming subsidiary alliances, which played a major role in the expansion of British rule in India. In a subsidiary alliance, princely rulers were not allowed to make any negotiations and treaty with any other ruler.They were also not allowed to have an independent armed force
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Indian Independence Movement
The Indian independence movement
Indian independence movement
encompassed activities and ideas aiming to end the East India Company
East India Company
rule (1757–1857) and the British Indian Empire (1857–1947) in the Indian subcontinent. The movement spanned a total of 90 years (1857–1947). The first organised militant movements were in Bengal, but they later took movement in the newly formed Indian National Congress
Indian National Congress
with prominent moderate leaders seeking only their basic right to appear for Indian Civil Service (British India)
Indian Civil Service (British India)
examinations, as well as more rights, economic in nature, for the people of the soil. The early part of the 20th century saw a more radical approach towards political self-rule proposed by leaders such as the Lal, Bal, Pal and Aurobindo Ghosh, V. O. Chidambaram Pillai
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Dominion Of India
Between gaining independence from the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
on 15 August 1947 and the proclamation of a republic on 26 January 1950, India
India
was an independent dominion in the British Commonwealth of Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
with king George VI
George VI
as its head of state. Although the country shared its head of state with the United Kingdom, it was a fully sovereign independent state. It was created by the Indian Independence Act 1947
Indian Independence Act 1947
and was transformed into the Republic of India
Republic of India
by the promulgation of the Constitution of India
Constitution of India
in 1950.[2] The king was represented by the Governor-General of India. However, the governor-general was not designated viceroy, as had been customary under the British Raj
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Origin Of The Kingdom Of Mysore
The Kingdom of Mysore
Kingdom of Mysore
( Kannada
Kannada
ಮೈಸೂರು ಸಂಸ್ಥಾನ,maisuru samsthana) (1399 - 1947 CE) was a kingdom of southern India
India
founded in 1399 by Yaduraya in the region of the modern city of Mysore
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Epigraphy
Epigraphy
Epigraphy
is the study of inscriptions or epigraphs as writing; it is the science of identifying graphemes, clarifying their meanings, classifying their uses according to dates and cultural contexts, and drawing conclusions about the writing and the writers. Specifically excluded from epigraphy are the historical significance of an epigraph as a document and the artistic value of a literary composition. A person using the methods of epigraphy is called an epigrapher or epigraphist. For example, the Behistun inscription
Behistun inscription
is an official document of the Achaemenid Empire
Achaemenid Empire
engraved on native rock at a location in Iran. Epigraphists are responsible for reconstructing, translating, and dating the trilingual inscription and finding any relevant circumstances. It is the work of historians, however, to determine and interpret the events recorded by the inscription as document
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Kannada
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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Persian Language
Persian (/ˈpɜːrʒən/ or /ˈpɜːrʃən/), also known by its endonym Farsi[8][9] (فارسی fārsi [fɒːɾˈsiː] ( listen)), is one of the Western Iranian languages within the Indo-Iranian branch of the Indo-European language family. It is primarily spoken in Iran, Afghanistan
Afghanistan
(officially known as Dari since 1958),[10] and Tajikistan
Tajikistan
(officially known as Tajiki since the Soviet era),[11] and some other regions which historically were Persianate societies and considered part of Greater Iran
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Dwarka
Dwarka
Dwarka
( pronunciation (help·info)) is an ancient city and a municipality of Devbhoomi Dwarka district
Devbhoomi Dwarka district
in the state of Gujarat
Gujarat
in northwestern India. It is located on the western shore of the Okhamandal Peninsula on the right bank of the Gomti River. In 2011 it had a population of 38,873. Dwarka
Dwarka
is one of the foremost Chardhams, four sacred Hindu
Hindu
pilgrimage sites, and is one of the Sapta Puri, the seven most ancient religious cities in the country
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Achyuta Deva Raya
Achyuta Deva Raya
Achyuta Deva Raya
(1529–1542 CE) was a ruler of a Vijayanagara Empire of South India. He was the younger brother of Krishna Deva Raya, whom he succeeded in 1529. Fernao Nuniz was a Portuguese traveller, chronicler and horse trader who visited India during reign of Achyutaraya and who spent three years in Vijayanagara. He patronised Kannada poet Chatu Vittalanatha, the great composer and singer Purandaradasa
Purandaradasa
(Father of Carnatic music), and the Sanskrit scholar Rajanatha Dindima II. Upon his death, the succession was disputed
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Nizam Of Hyderabad
The Nizam
Nizam
of Hyderabad
Hyderabad
(Nizam-ul-Mulk, also known as Asaf Jah) was a monarch of the Hyderabad
Hyderabad
State, now divided into Telangana
Telangana
state, Hyderabad-Karnataka
Hyderabad-Karnataka
region of Karnataka
Karnataka
and Marathwada
Marathwada
region of Maharashtra. Nizam, shortened from Nizam-ul-Mulk, meaning Administrator of the Realm, the title of the sovereigns of Hyderabad State, was the premier Prince of India, since 1724, belonging to the Asaf Jah dynasty. The Asaf Jah Dynasty was founded by Mir Qamar-ud-Din Siddiqi, a viceroy of the Deccan under the Mughal Empire
Mughal Empire
from 1713 to 1721. He intermittently ruled after Aurangzeb's death in 1707
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Aliya Rama Raya
Rama Raya (1485?? – January 23, 1565 CE), popularly known as "Aliya" Rama Raya, was the progenitor of the Aravidu dynasty of Vijayanagar Empire. This dynasty, the fourth and last to hold sway over the Vijayanagara
Vijayanagara
Empire, is often not counted as a ruling dynasty of that empire, for reasons delineated below. Rama Raya patronised the Sanskrit scholar Rama Amatya. He reigned from 1543 to 1565.Contents1 Career 2 Sultanate affairs 3 Battle of Talikota 4 Aravidu Dynasty 5 ReferencesCareer[edit] "Aliya" Rama Raya and his younger brother Tirumala Deva Raya were sons-in-law of the great Vijayanagara
Vijayanagara
emperor Krishna Deva Raya. The word "Aliya" means "son-in-law" in the Kannada
Kannada
language. Along with another brother Venkatadri, the Aravidu brothers rose to prominence during the rule of Krishna Deva Raya
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