Indian indenture ships to Fiji
Between 1879 and 1916, a total of 42 ships made 87 voyages, carrying Indian indentured labourers to Fiji. Initially the ships brought labourers from Calcutta, but from 1903 all ships except two also ...
Gurjar
Gurjar or Gujjar is a pastoral agricultural ethnic group with populations in India and Pakistan and a small number in northeastern Afghanistan. Alternative spellings include Gurjara, Gojar, Gūjar, G...
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Qissa-i Sanjan
The Story of Sanjan (also Qissa-i Sanjan or Kisse-i Sanjan) (Persian: قصه سنجان‎, Gujarati: કિસે સનજાન) is an account of the early years of Zoroastrian settlers on the Indian subcontinent. I...
Kama Sutra
The Kama Sutra (Sanskrit: कामसूत्र  pronunciation , Kāmasūtra) is an ancient Indian Hindu text widely considered to be the standard work on human sexual behavior in Sanskrit literature ...
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Repatriation of indentured Indians from Fiji
Between 1879 and 1916, tens of thousands of Indians moved to Fiji to work as indentured labourers, especially on sugarcane plantations. Repatriation of indentured Indians from Fiji began on 3 May 1892...
SS Ganges (1906)
SS Ganges was the third Nourse Line ship to be named Ganges. The first Ganges was built in 1861 and wrecked in 1881. The second Ganges was built in 1885 and sold to Norway in 1904. SS Ganges was a 3,4...
Allanshaw
Allanshaw was a 1,589 ton, iron sailing ship with a length of 80.1 metres (263 ft), beam of 12.3 metres (40 ft) and draught of 7.0 metres (23.0 ft). She was built by William Simons &...
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History of the Jews in Kashmir
The history of the Jews in Kashmir began before the advent of Islam in Kashmir. With the advent of Islam, Jews and Judaism declined.
Jews arrived after the destruction of the Second Temple and thr...
Babbar clan
Babbar is an Mair Rajput surname originating in the Ajmer-Merwara region in Rajasthan of the Indian subcontinent. It is part of the broad Kshatriya varna (caste). They are traditionally members of the...
History of the Jews in India
The history of the Jews in India reaches back to ancient times.Judaism was one of the first foreign religions to arrive in India in recorded history. Indian Jews are a religious minority of India, but...
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Radha
Radha (Devanagari: राधा, IAST: Rādhā), also called Radhika, Radharani and Radhikarani, is almost always depicted alongside Krishna and features prominently within the theology of today's Vallabha and ...
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Castes and Tribes of Southern India
Castes and Tribes of Southern India is a seven-volume encyclopedia of social groups of Madras Presidency and the princely states of Travancore, Mysore, Coorg and Pudukkottai published by British museo...
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Sadayavarman Kulasekaran II
Sadayavarman Kulasekaran II (Tamil: இரண்டாம் சடையவர்மன் குலசேகரன்) was a Pandyan king, who ruled regions of South India between 1238–1240.
Kulasekaran was one of two Pandyan princes who ...
Hindustan
Hindustan (Hindi: हिन्दुस्तान ; Urdu: ہندوستان‎ ;  pronunciation ), Hindustān [ɦɪnd̪ʊˈst̪aːn]), is a popular Persian origin geographic term for the northern/northwes...
Bakarwal
Bakarwal (or Bakharwal) is a nomadic tribe based in the Pir Panjal and Himalayan mountains of South Asia. They are mainly goatherds and shepherds. They are called as Dhangar in rest of India.
'Bak...
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Naming conventions of ancient Tamil country
Naming conventions of the Ancient Tamil country in the Sangam literature have been one of the foremost concerns of Tamilology. The Surnames of the Caṅkam Age: Literary & Tribal, published in 1968 ...
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Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center
Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre in Darjeeling, India is a rehabilitation Centre for the Tibetan refugees in the Darjeeling Himalayan hill region. It was established in 1 October 1959, after they foll...
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Dandakaranya
Dandakaranya (Kannada: ದಂಡಕಾರಣ್ಯ, Oriya: ଦଣ୍ଡକାରଣ୍ୟ, Telugu: దండకారణ్యం, Malay: Indrapawanan, Marathi: दंडकारण्य) is a spiritually significant region in India. It is roughly equivalent to the Bastar d...
Khanna (name)
Khanna is a last name.
Prostitution in India
In India, prostitution (the exchange of sexual services for money) is not illegal, but a number of related activities, including soliciting in a public place, kerb crawling, owning or managing a br...
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Refugees in India
Refugees in India refers to the history of refugees in India. The country has seen large influx of refugee populations throughout history.
According to Zoroastrian legend (see Qissa-i Sanjan), a f...
SS Virawa
SS Virawa was a 3,334-ton steamship. She was built for the British-India Steam Navigation Company in 1890. She was one of the early B.I.S.N. ships to use telemotor steering gear.She was a passenger ca...
Malabar Migration
Malabar Migration refers to the large-scale migration of Syrian Christians from Central-South Kerala to northern regions of Kerala called Malabar in the 20th century. The migration started from early ...
Magen David Synagogue (Kolkata)
Magen David, or the Shield of David, Synagogue is located at the junction of Brabourne Road and Canning Street (Biplabi Rashbehari Road) in Kolkata. Magen David is the second operating synagogue in Ko...
Magen David Synagogue (Kolkata) - Wikipedia