Intellect

Seleucus Nicator - Indo Greek Ruler who conquered All of Central Asia - 359 BC - 281 BC

Seleucus Nicator – Indo Greek Ruler who conquered All of Central Asia – Founder of Seleucid Dynasty – Father of Helena, Married to Chandragupta Maurya – 359 BC – 281 BC

Seleucus Nicator was born around 359 BC.  He was a fierce Greek warrior, Commander in Chief of Alexander, the Great. Later, Seleucus Nicator established his own Kingdom called Seleucid Dynasty not too far from territories claimed by Alexander the Great near Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran. Seleucus Nicator into wars Maurya […]

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John Adams - Second President of United States of America after George Washington - Succeeded by Thomas Jefferson - 1735 CE - 1826 CE

John Adams – Second President of United States of America after George Washington – Succeeded by Thomas Jefferson – 1735 CE – 1826 CE

John Adams – Early Life John Adams, a patriot who was a lawyer, a diplomat and a statesman. He was born on October 30, 1735 CE in Braintree, Massachusetts. He was Harvard educated, yet very insecure, was very humble yet moody. It was told John Adams was always filled with […]

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George Washington - First President of United States of America - Rich Entrepreneur - 1732 CE - 1799 CE

George Washington – First President of United States of America – Rich Entrepreneur – 1732 CE – 1799 CE

George Washington – Early Life George Washington was born on 22nd February, 1732 CE, in Westmoreland County, Virginia. His family was too poor to afford his education so he dropped out of school at the age of 15. George Washington was known for being very active and dynamic, an action […]

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Bhanugupta - Gupta Dynasty - Last Ruler of Gupta Dyansty - Ruled Alongside Vainyagupta - 530 AD - 552 AD

Bhanugupta – Last Ruler of Gupta Dynasty – Co-ruled Gupta Empire along Vainyagupta – 530 AD – 552 AD

Bhanugupta – Introduction Bhanugupta is the last recorded Gupta King. It is not exactly clear when Bhanugupta started to rule the Gupta Empire, possibly 530 AD. We do know, however, that Bhanugupta was a ruler that most likely ruled alongside Vainyagupta. Historians think this because they think that the dates […]

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Vainyagupta - Gupta Dynasty - Second Last Ruler of Gupta Dyansty - Ruled Alongside Bhanugupta - 529 AD - 548 AD

Vainyagupta – Son of Purugupta – Co-ruled Gupta Dynasty with Bhanugupta – Second Last Ruler of Gupta Dynasty – 529 AD – 548 AD

Vainyagupta – Introduction Vainyagupta succeed Vishnugupta in 529 CE. It is unclear on how long exactly Vainyagupta was a Gupta king. We do know that he was the second last Gupta King, and that Vainyagupta is known as a lesser Gupta king. We know some details about his personal life, […]

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Budhagupta - Later Ruler of Gupta Dyansty - 476 AD - 495 AD

Budhagupta – Later Ruler of Gupta Dyansty – Successor of Kumaragupta II – 476 AD – 495 AD

Budhagupta – Introduction King Budhagupta was one of the last rulers of the Gupta Empire, Budhagupta was, to be specific, the sixth last king of the Gupta Empire. The Gupta Empire was one of India’s most successful ruling dynasties, and their success is known through their kings, such as king […]

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Potrait of Greenwich Tea Party - 22 December 1774

Greenwich Tea Party – One of the significant Tea Burning – On Similar Lines of Boston Tea Party – 22 December 1774

Greenwich Tea Party – Introduction to the Great Tea Parties The Great (Boston) Tea Party was 1st held in Boston 16 December 1773. This was a revolution following the great victory from the American colonists who successful invalidated the odious Stamp Act of 1765 and the Townshend Revenue Act of […]

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Malayaketu - King of Punjab after Porus 315 BC - 299 BC

Malayaketu – Successor of Porus of Punjab – Regained Punjab from Eudemus – Overthrown Dhananada – 315 BC – 299 BC

Malayaketu is considered as the ruler of Punjab from 315 BC – 299 BC. Malayaketu played a crucial role along with Chanakya and Chandragupta Maurya to overthrow the Nanda Dynasty of Magadha. Malayaketu is also known for a number of wars with Yavanas or Indo-Greeks who constantly raided the Punjab […]

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Queen Nadini - Niadrus-  First Wife of Chandragupta Maurya

Queen Nandini – Queen Niadrus – Chandravansham Nandini – First wife of Chandragupta Maurya – Daughter of Dhanananda – Princess of Chandravanshi Clan and Nanda Dynasty – 337 BC – 265 BC

Queen Chandra Nandini or ‘Niadrus’ is considered as the princess of Chandravanshi Clan Nanda Dynasty and daughter of Nanda Dynasty. Queen Nandini was one of the three daughters of Dhanananda, the ruler of the Great Nanda Dynasty which ruled Northern India around 322 BC. According to reference in Jain Literatures […]

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Watauga Association - War between Cherokees and Settlers - May 1776

Watauga Association – Formation of Washington District – May 1772

A semi-autonomous government had been formed much before the American Revolution for liberty by the settlers. It was called as the Watauga Association. The association was formed in now, Elizabethton, Tennessee. Though the association was active for few years its influence over trans-Appalachian region is significant. The Watauga Association laid […]

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