Mewar

Maharana Pratap – a Giant amongst Men

Today is the 480th birth anniversary of Maharana Pratap (1540-1597). Sometimes, a picture speaks more than a thousand words. The picture below depicts the map of Bharat in 1590. As…


Rana Sanga

Mewar Chronicles – Rana Sanga

(Continuing my series on Mewar, with this post on Rana Sanga, another great ruler) In my previous post on the Ranas of Mewar, I had talked about Rana Kumbha . Now…


Insignia of Mewar

Mewar Chronicles- The beginning

In less than a week from now, on May 9th we celebrate the birth anniversary of the legendary Maharana Pratap.  A warrior whose name has become a synonym for bravery,…