History -Important Points For Various Examinations

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  History   1- The time period of Indus Civilization / Harappan Civilization is 2500 BC – 1750 BC 2-Dholavira was the largest Indian site of Indus Civilization. 3-Shatughai and Mundigaq are the two Indus sites found in Afghanistan. 4-Vedic Culture was from 1500 BC to 600 BC 5-Lothal was the ancient port of Indus …

History -Andhra Pradesh & Telangana -Important Points

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History -Andhra Pradesh & Telangana   1-The Vishalandhra, Vishal Andhra or Visalandhra Movement was a movement in post-independence India for a united state for all Telugu speakers, a Greater Andhra  2-This movement was led by the Communist Party of India under the banner of Andhra Mahasabha with a demand to merge all the Telugu-speaking areas …

History – Andhra Pradesh History

Andhra Pradesh History   1-In the Telugu epic “The Battle of Palnadu”, the Kalachuri are referred to as the Haihaya family of the Kona region 2-Between 624 and 1323, the Telugu language emerged as a literary medium alongside Prakrit and Sanskrit. 3-During the 11th century, the Mahabharata was partially translated by court poet Nannaya under …

History- Andhra Pradesh History- Ikshvakus

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Andhra Pradesh History Ikshvakus   1-The Andhra Ikshvakus established a kingdom along the Krishna River in the second half of the second century CE. Their capital was Vijayapuri (Nagarjunakonda). 2-The Ikshvakus left inscriptions at Nagarjunakonda, Jaggayyapeta, Amaravati and Bhattiprolu, and their rulers observed the Vedic religion. 3-In the Puranas, the Andhra Ikshvakus are called Sriparvatiyas …

Polity -Sarojini Naidu

Sarojini Naidu

  Sarojini Naidu 1-Sarojini Naidu was an Indian independence activist,a renowned orator and accomplished poet. 2-She is often known by the moniker ‘The Nightingale of India’. 3-Sarojini Naidu wrote the play ‘Maher Muneer’, which earned her a scholarship to study abroad. 4-She was the first woman Governor of an Indian state after independence. 5- She …

Polity-Bal Gangadhar Tilak

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Bal Gangadhar Tilak   1-Date and Place of Birth: 23 July 1856, Ratnagiri, Maharashtra 2-Parents: GangadharTilak (father) and Parvatibai (mother). Father was a noted Sanskrit scholar and school teacher at Ratnagiri. 3-Spouse: Tapibai renamed Satyabhamabai 4-He was associated with Indian National Congress, Indian Home Rule League, Deccan Educational Society,Indian Independence Movement 5-Bal Gangadhar Tilak was …

Geography -Important Points For Exams

Geography   1-Kangchenjunga is the third highest mountain in the world (after Mount Everest and K2) and the tallest peak in India. The height of Kangchenjunga is 8,586 metres. There are total 5 peaks out of which three lies on border of India and Nepal, while the other two are completely in Nepal 2-Ganga river …

Polity -Pratibha Patil

Pratibha Patil

Polity  Pratibha Patil   1-Pratibha Devisingh Patil served as the 12th President of India from 2007 to 2012. 2- The member of Indian National Congress,Pratibha Devisingh Patil is the only woman to hold the office. 3- Previously she served as the Governor of Rajasthan from 2004 to 2007. 4-She was born on 19 December 1934 …