Thursday, June 28, 2018

29 June - Day in History of India and Importance

Statistics Day

Birthday of Prof P.C. Mahalanobis, 1893-1972 - Founder of Indian Statistical Institute

1757 - Mir Jaffer was installed on the throne as Nawab of Bengal, Bihar and Orissa

1857 - Battle at Chinhat - Indian freedom fighters  under Barkat Ahmed beat British.

1998 - Central Government decides to grant statehood to Delhi and create three new states, Uttranchal, Vananchal and Chatisgarh


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Surgical strike on Pakistan territory on terrorists was shown in this video



1893 - Prof P.C. Mahalanobis,  Founder of Indian Statistical Institute

29 June Bollywood - Hindi Films YouTube Video Movie Theater



Updated on 29 June 2018, 23 June 2016

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Princess of Ayodhya - Queen of a Korean Kingdom - 48 A.D.

Heo Hwang-ok - Queen of Geumgwan Gaya

This is a Korean name; the family name of the princess is Heo.

Heo Hwang-ok is mentioned in Samguk Yusa, a 13th-century Korean chronicle as the queen. She was the wife of King Suro of Geumgwan Gaya kingdom. The legend states that she arrived on a boat from a distant kingdom, and married the king in the year 48 CE. She was the first queen of Geumgwan Gaya. Now, researchers of South Korea, conclude that she came from Ayodhya.

A memorial to her is built in Ayodhya.

Six million Koreans trace their descent to her.

We need to know more about her.

Korean memorial to Indian princess in Ayodhya

Indian Envoy in Seoul Authors "Silk Empress"
Indian Princess Weds Korean King 2,000 Years Ago
19 July 2007

Mr. Nagesh Parthasarathy, IFS has  published two books: ‘The Reluctant Assassin’, a fictional thriller and ‘Bi Dan Hwang Hoo’ (Silk Empress), a fictional novel linking the ancient history of India and Korea-also published in Korean language.

23 June - Day in History of India and Importance

1757 - Battle of Plassey. Nawab of Bengal was defeated by East India Company army.
1927 - All India Radio Broadcasting Service started
1980 - Sanjay Gandhi Died in a plane crash
(I was in Hyderabad at this time)
2000 - Journalist Palagummi Sainath got Amnest International Global Award for Human Rights Journalism


Raj Babbar


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1953 DR. Shyama Prasad Mukherjee died in Srinagar while in detention.
When Mukherjee was vice chancellor of Calcutta Univeisity, gurudev Rabindranath Tagore was the chief guet of convocation and addressed the gathering for the first time in Bengali.

1975 - Prannath Tapar, Former Chief of Army
1997 - Acharya Tulasi and Jain religion died.



Updated on 24 June 2018, 30 November 2014

Saturday, May 5, 2018

The History of India - Telugu - 1

Relations related to Agriculture in Deccan


Sunday, April 29, 2018

28 April - Day in History of India and Importance

1740 - Thorle Bajirao Peshwa passed away. Balaji Bajirao became the new peshwa.

1916 - B.G. Tilak founded Indian Home Rule League
1936 - Mahatma Gandhi started staying in Sevagram, Wardha
1943 - Netaji Subhash Bose boarded German Submarine
1977 - Janata Party was formed.
1993 - Military troops fight with 2000 rebel policemen in Srinagar.

2018 - All villages in India are electrified.


1870 - Dadasaheb Phalke
1896 - Maa Anandmayee
1909 - Sant Tukodji Maharaj
Era Seziyan (DMK)

Updated 30 April 2018, 29 March 2015

Monday, March 19, 2018

21 March - Day in History of India and Importance


People defied the vindictive actions of the prime minister who has to resign due to the Court verdict. It was rebirth of democracy in India. If Congress led the independence movement, it is the opposition of the day, that led the resistance to individual power mongering. "Indira is India" doctrine was defeated. Indian people won the war of democracy 1975 - 77.

1836 - National Library was established.

1971 - First Century by Gavaskar at George Town, West Indies

1977 - Emergency was withdrawn due to struggle of people. All opposition parties, RSS and many other organizations participated in the movement and provided leadership and guidance.

1982 - Telugu Desam was formed by formed by N.T. Rama Rao

2009 - Shri Mohan Bhagwat became Sarsanghachalak of RSS


1916 - Bharat Ratna Ustad Bismillah Khan


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1934 - Buta Singh

Updated 2018 - 21 March 2018

Thursday, February 22, 2018

23 February - Day in History of India and Importance

1768 - Nizam accepted British supremacy
1792 - Third Mysore War ended.
1980 - Prakash Padukone won the All-England Badminton Championship - First Time by an Indian
1997 - Successful test firing 250 Km Prithvi missile.


Saint Gadge Baba


1969 - Madhubala
2004 - Sikandar Bhakt -
2011 - Nirmala Srivastava, Sahaja Yoga

Updated 2018 - 23 February

13 December 2012

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Musunuri Nayaks - Prolaya and Kapaya

In 1330, Musunuri Prolaya Nayak published the Vilasa grant, a copper-plate grant near Pithapuram. In that he described  the devastation of the Telugu country  by the Turks from Delhi and also his  attempts to restore order.  His successor, Musunuri Kapaya Nayak (ruler during 1333–1368), attacked  the Tughluqs and drove  them out of Warangal in 1336.

22 February - Day in History of India and Importance

Kasturbai Gandhi , wife of Mahatma Gandhi, died at Agha Khan Palace, Pune India, while in house arrest during British rule.

1854 - Cowasji Nanabhai Davar started First Cotton Mill named "The Bombay Spinning Mills"

1944 - Kasturbai Gandhi , wife of Mahatma Gandhi, died at Agha Khan Palace, Pune India, while in house arrest during British rule.

1948 - Birth of Jayalalitha, CM of Tamil Nadu

1958:  Bharat Ratna Abul Kalam Azad  died. First education minister of India.

1967 - Sharad Pawar was elected to legislative assembly from Baramati (Completed 50 years of political service in 2017)

1992 - Present Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis elected to Nagpur Municipal Council. Completed 25 years of political service in 2017

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Updated  2018 - 22 February
 24 February 2017, 13 December 2012