While the name of the Great Rajput King Maharana Pratap and his incessant struggle against the Mughals is well known but prior to him, there was another Rajput Kshatrani who became a symbol of freedom, fighting for her kingdom against the big & mighty armies of Mughals. She was Rani Duragavati of the Gond Kingdom.
Battle of Haifa:Swords against Guns-When the Cavalry of the Jodhpur Lancers defeated the artillery of the Ottoman Turks
he battle is known as the Battle of Haifa where the Central Power of Ottoman Empire, Germany fought against the Imperial Army of British India. In this battle the superior artillery and guns of the Ottomans were thrashed by the primitive cavalry charge of the Rajputs of princely state of Jodhpur. This is regarded as the last great cavalry charge in history.
Vigrahara IV (Visaladeva) : the Chauhan King who finished Islamic rulers in India & restored AryaVarta
The period of Vigrahara IV is considered the Golden Age of The Chauhan Dynasty. His period witness an immense rise in the field of Military power and art. He is also remembered for his tolerant policy towards other religions like Jainism and Buddhism.
Raja Jayapala(Jayapaladev): The Savior of North India who invaded Ghzani | Hindu Shahi (Brahman) Dynasty
Maharaja Jayapala or Jayapaladev who not only stood against the wrath of the Yamini Turks, but also invaded their stronghold i.e. Ghzani. This is his story
Who defeated Ghazni in India? Chandela Rajput King Vidhyadhara and his resistance to Mahmud Ghazni- Battle of Bundelkhand
Who defeated Mahmud of Ghazni in India?Why did Ghazni never successfully establish his rule over this wealthy land. It is because of the fact that he met a stiff resistance wherever he went. Although overcoming some of them, his expedition in 1018 met an end at the hands of a Rajput king of South India- King Vidhyadhara Chandela, of the Chandela Rajput dynasty .
Rana Sanga: Fierce Rajput Legend who defeated Every Invader from Mughals to Sultanates of Gujrat & Malwa
One such Rajput kings who’s name might be well known in Rajasthan but outside of the state he had been long forgotten is Maharana Sangram Singh or Rana Sanga ,who not only crushed the Sultanates of Gujarat, Malwa, and Delhi but even defeated the Turko Mongol army of the first Mughal emperor Babur.
The Undefeated Rana Kumbha : Rajput King who crushed every Invader and won every battle that he fought
Among the very few kings of the world who never lost a single battle in their life is Rana Kumbha, the Rajput King of Mewar. Ancestor of the greats like Rana Sanga & Mahrana Pratap, he is remembered for fighting the Sultanates of Malwa & Gujrat and humiliating them in every single battle. Read his story,.
Winning Back Mewar from Invaders: How Rana Hammir Singh defeated Khilji’s successor Muhammad Bin Tuglag of Delhi Sultanate
In almost every invasion on India the Rajputs were the first warriors who bravely repulsed countless invasions. In this article we will discuss about one such heroic resistance provided by a Rajput warrior,Rana Hammir Singh the ancestor of Maharana Pratap ,who by his actions is one of the greatest men in Indian History but somehow has been forgotten by present day Indians,courtesy of out Invader glorifying History Curriculum.
From Lachman Das to Banda Singh Bahadur :The Legend of the Great Sikh Warrior who Defeated The Mughals and established the First Sikh Kingdom(foundation for खालसा राज)
After the battle of Chamkaur(1704) , the Mughals were confident that they’ll be able to crush the Sikh community. But this dream ultimately shattered when Baba Banda Singh Bahadur ,who was the Disciple of Guru Gobind Singh Ji relentlessly subjugated the Mughals for almost 6 years repeatedly and established the first Sikh Raj.