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Tamil Bhakti movement

Tamil Bhakti movement Bhakti word is derived from sanskrit word Bhaj which means ‘to worship’ or ‘to revive’. It started with the works of the Shaivite and Vaishnavite Poet-Saints in 6th and 7th century CE Tamil Nadu. The Sangam period had ended arounf the 2nd and 3rd centuries CE. Very little records remain of the […]

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Solution: Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 7]

Solution: Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 7] Q. “The ruin of traditional industries (handicrafts) was the product of the establishment of British rule in India.” Comment. [20 Marks] Ans: Important changes took place as a result of the establishment of British rule, which worked as factors responsible for the decline […]

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Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 7]

Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 7] Q. “The ruin of traditional industries (handicrafts) was the product of the establishment of British rule in India.” Comment. [20 Marks] NOTE: All those enrolled can send their answers for evaluation in PDF format after scanning (you can use camscanner) on historytestseries2021@gmail.com Name your […]

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What do you understand by Permanent Settlement of Cornwallis ? Examine its merits and demerits. कार्नवालिस के स्थायी बन्दोबस्त से क्या समझते हैं ? इसके गुण दोषों का परीक्षण कीजिये । [UPPSC, 1990] OR What do you understand by permanent settlement of Bengal? Examine its merits and demerits. बंगाल के स्थायी बन्दोबस्त से आप क्या समझते हैं ? इसके गुण- दोषों का परीक्षण कीजिये। [UPPSC, 1996] OR Write critical notes on Permanent settlement. स्थायी बन्दोबस्त पर आलोचनात्मक टिप्पणी लिखिये। [UPPSC, 2006] OR Trace the circumstances that led to the introduction of the ‘Permanent Settlement’in Bengal. Discuss its impact on landlords, peasants and government.  उन परिस्थितियों का परिचय दीजिये जिसके कारण बंगाल में ‘स्थायी बन्दोबस्त’ प्रारंभ किया गया । जमींदारों, किसानों और सरकार पर उसके प्रभाव का विवेचन कीजिए। [UPPSC, 2017]

What do you understand by Permanent Settlement of Cornwallis ? Examine its merits and demerits. कार्नवालिस के स्थायी बन्दोबस्त से क्या समझते हैं ? इसके गुण दोषों का परीक्षण कीजिये । [UPPSC, 1990] OR What do you understand by permanent settlement of Bengal? Examine its merits and demerits. बंगाल के स्थायी बन्दोबस्त से आप क्या […]

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Trace the stages by which Bengal became a British province. बंगाल के अंग्रेजी प्रान्त बनने तक विभिन स्थितियों का रेखांकित कीजिए। [BPSC, 2002]

Q. Trace the stages by which Bengal became a British province. बंगाल के अंग्रेजी प्रान्त बनने तक विभिन स्थितियों का रेखांकित कीजिए। [BPSC, 2002] ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: The British conquest of India started from Bengal. Bengal was the richest province of the Mughal Empire included present day Bangladesh and Indian states of Bihar and Odisha. Exports […]

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Analyse the circumstances that led to the establishment of the power of East India Company in Bengal (1757-1763).  उन परिस्थितियों का विश्लेषण कीजिये जिनके फलस्वरूप ईस्ट इण्डिया कम्पनी की सत्ता बंगाल में स्थापित हुई (1757-1763)। [BPSC, 2001]

Q. Analyse the circumstances that led to the establishment of the power of East India Company in Bengal (1757-1763).  उन परिस्थितियों का विश्लेषण कीजिये जिनके फलस्वरूप ईस्ट इण्डिया कम्पनी की सत्ता बंगाल में स्थापित हुई (1757-1763)। [BPSC, 2001] ©selfstudyhistory.com Ans: The foundation of British empire in India was laid down in Bengal between 1757 to […]

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Solution: Weekly Problem Practice For History Optional- 2021 [Modern India: Week 1]

Solution: Weekly Problem Practice For History Optional- 2021 [Modern India: Week 1] Q.1 Give a brief account of the nature and growth of British Paramountcy over the Princely States. [20 Marks] Ans: ‘Paramountcy’ is defined as ‘The quality of being supreme authority of jurisdiction’. The British Paramountcy in India connotes that the British had established […]

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Weekly Problem Practice For History Optional- 2021 [Modern India: Week 1]

Weekly Problem Practice For History Optional- 2021 [Modern India: Week 1] Q.1 Give a brief account of the nature and growth of British Paramountcy over the Princely States. [20 Marks] Q.2 What factors led to the revolution of 1760 in Bengal? Why the revolution of 1760 (Bengal) was really no revolution? [20 Marks] Q.3 Critically […]

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Solution: Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 6]

Solution: Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 6] Q. “If the prosperity and happiness of a nation be the criterion of wisdom and success, Lord Cornwallis’s permanent settlement of 1793 is the wisest and most successful measure which the British nation had adopted in India”: R.C. Dutt. Critically examine. [20 Marks] […]

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Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 6]

Daily Problem Practice for 2021 History Optional [Modern India: Day 6] Q. “If the prosperity and happiness of a nation be the criterion of wisdom and success, Lord Cornwallis’s permanent settlement of 1793 is the wisest and most successful measure which the British nation had adopted in India”: R.C. Dutt. Critically examine. [20 Marks] NOTE: […]

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