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Indian maharaja with his wife (18th century)

Indian maharaja with his wife (18th century)

Maharajas were Hindu rulers of large regions of India.

History

Keywords

maharaja, Hindu, India, Indian, Maharani, ruler

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Questions

  • What does the Sanskrit word ´maharaja´mean?
  • What is the female equivalent of ´maharaja´?
  • What was the religion of Indian rulers who wore the title ´maharaja´?
  • What is the difference between a maharaja and a raja?
  • In which country did maharajas rule?
  • Which continent is India located on?
  • Which European country colonised India?
  • Which river is not situated in India?
  • Is it true that Hinduism is a polytheistic religion?
  • What is not true about Hinduism?
  • Which of these ´inventions´ originated from India?
  • Which part of Asia is India located on?
  • Which of these characters is not Indian?
  • What is Prince Gautama known as?
  • What does the term ´caste system´ mean?
  • Who established the unified Indian empire in the 3rd century BC?
  • What is the origin of the name ´India´?
  • What was India called in the 19th century by the British colonisers?
  • What is the Indian Rebellion of 1857 also known as?
  • What is the painted dot on Hindu women´s foreheads called?
  • What is the headdress worn by Hindu men called?

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Indian ruling couple

Maharaja

Maharani

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