Rajasthan GK

Rajasthan GK

Rajasthan GK-Hello friends, All of you are welcome to our blog, we will introduce you to the main events related to Rajasthan’s general knowledge and history, which may be useful for your competitive exams and general knowledge.

Rajasthan In brief

Rajasthan is the largest state of India in terms of area. In the year 1949, it was included in India as a state. Rajasthan is called ‘Land of Kings’ and ‘Land of Princes’. The grand palaces here are excellent specimens of architecture. Rajasthan has always attracted tourists to its side. There was a lot of development here during the Rajputana rule. Rajasthan has been the land of majestic kings like Bappa Rawal, Rana Kumbha, Rana Sanga and Rana Pratap.

The history of Rajasthan is about 5 thousand years old. It is divided into three parts. First ancient period, second medieval and third modern period. George Thomas was the first to use the word Rajputana. This land of Rajasthan is the birthplace of ancient civilizations. The Stone Age and Indus civilizations flourished here.

In ancient times, some parts of Rajasthan date back to the Vedic and Indus Valley civilizations. Stone age items were found in Bundi and Bhilwara districts of Rajasthan. Today’s Jaipur city is the Matsya kingdom of Vedic civilization. The capital of Matsya kingdom was Biratnagar which was named after its founder King Virata. Bharatpur, Dholpur and Karauli came under the Sursen district in ancient times. Their capital was Mathura. Post-Mauryan sculptures and utensils were found during excavation at Noh in Bharatpur.

During 700 AD, most of the parts of Rajasthan have been occupied by the Gurjars. His capital was Kannauj. The Gurjara Pratihara Empire protected Rajasthan from Arab invaders till about the 11th century. Traditionally, it was ruled by Brahmin Rajputs, Jats, Meenas, Yadavas, Mauryas, Guptas, Yavana-Shungas, Kushans, Huns and Vardhan Empires.

Early and Medieval Rajasthan

1Source Of History Of Rajasthan
2History from the Stone Age to the Origin of Rajputs
3Gurjar Pratihara Dynasty
4Rise Of Guhil’s
5Rathore Dynasty
6Chauhan Dynasty
7Kachhwaha Dynasty
8Other Dynasties Of Rajasthan
9Administrative Setup of Medieval Rajasthan
10Medieval Social Life : General Characteristics Of Rajput Society
11Rajasthani Society And Culture
12Development of Education and Libraries in Medieval Rajasthan
13Rajasthani language and its dialects and prominent writers
14Medieval Religion and Sect
15Rajasthan’s Lok Devta and Deviya
16Folk Gods and Goddesses
17Classical Music art of Rajasthan
18Rajasthani Folk Songs & Folk Instruments
19Rajasthan Folk Dance
20Rajasthan Folk Drama
21Painting of Rajasthan
22Handicraft castes and handicraft industry of Rajasthan
23Rajasthan Clothing
24Fort Architecture of Rajasthan
25Temple Architecture of Rajasthan
26City, Palace and Haveli Architecture of Rajasthan
27Baori / Sagar / Parks of Rajasthan
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