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European Penetration into India: The Early European Settlements; The Portuguese and the Dutch; The English and the French East India Companies; Their struggle for supremacy; Carnatic Wars: Part II

European Penetration into India: The Early European Settlements; The Portuguese and the Dutch; The English and the French East India Companies; Their struggle for supremacy; Carnatic Wars: Part II The Dutch in India Commercial enterprise led the Dutch to undertake voyages to the East. In 1602, the States General of the Netherlands amalgamated many trading […]

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Evolution of the Sikh community and the Khalsa Panth

Evolution of the Sikh community and the Khalsa Panth Sikhism: Guru Nanak (1469 -1539): Nanak was the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. The teachings and philosophy of Guru Nanak constitute an important component of Indian philosophy and thought. His philosophy comprised three basic elements: a leading charismatic personality (Guru), ideology […]

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