Indian History

The Revolt of 1857

The Revolt of 1857 Political Causes The policy of Doctrine of Lapse Economic Causes heavy taxation, evictions, Discriminatory Tariff Policy against Indian products and destruction of traditional handicrafts that hit peasants, artisans and small zimindars. Military Discrimination as Indian soldiers were paid low salaries, they could not rise above the rank of subedar and were …

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Chalukyas Dynasty and Pallava Dynasty

Chalukyas Dynasty and Pallava Dynasty THE CHALUKYAS: Chalukyas were the Karnataka rulers and their History can be classified into three eras: The early western era (6th – 8th century), the era which belonged to Chalukyas of Badami (Vatapi); The later western era (7th – 12th century), the era which belonged to Chalukyas of Kalyani; The …

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