Maharana Pratap: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
May 9: Birth Anniversary of Maharana Pratap Singh I
Published: May 9, 2020
Maharana Pratap Singh popularly known as “Maharana” was the 13th king of Mewar (the present Rajasthan). He was born on May 9, 1540. Rana and the Mughals The “Siege of Chittorgarh” led to the loss of fertile eastern belt to the Mughals in 1568. Akbar wanted to establish a secure route to Gujarat through Mewar. ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
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Rajasthan government to set up Vedic education board
Published: June 29, 2019
The Rajasthan government has decided to set up Vedic education board and culture board in the state. It was announced by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot at the 25th ‘Bhamashah Sammelan’ at Birla Auditorium in Jaipur. The board will help future generations take inspiration from Vedic culture.
6 June: Maharana Pratap Jayanti observed
Published: June 6, 2019
Maharana Pratap Jayanti is observed every year on 6 June to celebrate birth anniversary of brave Rajput warrior. The year 2019 marks 479th birth anniversary of great warrior. About Maharana Pratap He was the 13th Rajput king of Mewar, a province in modern-day Rajasthan. Then Mewar province also included some parts of now Gujarat and ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Topics: 479th birth anniversary • Akbar • Amar Singh I • Battle of Haldighati • Chetak • Chittorgarh • Maharana Pratap • Maharana Pratap Jayanti • Maharana Udai Singh • Maharani Jaiwanta Bai • Man Singh I • Mughal Empire • Ramprasad • vassal
Rima Hooja authors book “Maharana Pratap: The Invincible Warrior”
Published: October 15, 2018
The book “Maharana Pratap: The Invincible Warrior” is authored by noted historian Rima Hooja, who describes in detail how Maharana Pratap managed to elude capture by the mighty Mughal army for so long and never bowed down to Akbar. This new book on Maharana Pratap examines the life of the great Rajput warrior and also ..
Topics: Akbar • Aravalli Range • Haldighati • Hinduva Surya Maharana Pratap • Maharana Pratap • Maharana Pratap: The First Freedom Fighter • Rajasthan • Rana • States and union territories of India • Titles • Udaipur
Union Government to form new reserve battalion named after Maharana Pratap
Published: June 8, 2016
Union Home Ministry has decided to form new reserve battalion will be raised and it will be named after Maharana Pratap. It will be called Maharana India Reserve Battalion. It was announced by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the occasion of 475th birth anniversary of Maharana Pratap in Gogunda in Udaipur district. He also ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2016