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  Muslim conquest of the Indian subcontinent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
India in the 16th century presented a fragmented picture of rulers, both Muslim and Hindu, who lacked concern for their subjects and failed to create a common body of laws or institutions.
The lone survivor of this carnage is supposed to have taken the news to Mohammad Shah, the Sultan of the Bahamani sultanate.
Islamic and Mughal architecture and art is widely noticeable in India, examples being the Taj Mahal and Qutub Minar.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Islamic_invasion_of_India   (5341 words)

  
 Islamic empires in India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Both the Qur'an and sharia (Islamic law) provided the basis for enforcing Islamic administration over the independent Hindu rulers, but the sultanate made only fitful progress in the beginning, when many campaigns were undertaken for plunder and temporary reduction of fortresses.
Although agriculture in North India improved as a result of new canal construction and irrigation methods, including what came to be known as the Persian wheel, prolonged political instability and parasitic methods of tax collection brutalized the peasantry.
Taj Mahal which became the icon of India, was built by Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan during 1630 and 1653.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Islamic_Empires_in_India   (1245 words)

  
 History of India
In 1961 India invaded and annexed the Portuguese colony of Goa on the west coast of India.
In 1971 India annexed the semi-independent principality of Sikkim.
India's domestic politics also took new shape, as traditional alignments by caste, creed, and ethnicity gave way to a plethora of small, regionally-based political parties.
www.knowledgefun.com /book/h/hi/history_of_india.html   (2272 words)

  
 History of India - Myth of Aryan Invasion - Facets of India : Ancient and Modern   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
India was the foremost of the British colonies and the center for the spiritual view of humanity that the materialistic mind has ever opposed.
The Aryan invasion theory has become the basis of the view that Indian history has primarily been one of invasions from the West, with little indigenous coming from the subcontinent itself either in terms of populations or cultural innovations.
The Aryan invasion theory is the basis of the Marxist critique of Indian history where caste struggle takes the place of class struggle with the so-called pre-Aryan indigenous peoples turned into the oppressed masses and the invading Aryans turned into the oppressors, the corrupt ruling elite.
www.tri-murti.com /ancientindia/aryan0.html#a1   (3124 words)

  
 Kaushal42's Blog : The Societal Stockholm syndrome, Kaushal42 blogs on sulekha, Diaspora blogs, Kaushal42 blog from ...
In fact the word is almost taboo in the English language press in India, which prefers to use the more innocuous term 'militant' to describe the behavior of these demented individuals who rarely balk at committing heinous acts such as the killing of women and children.
The second level at which the SSS operates in India is to say that while there may have been atrocities such as carting away thousands of slaves over the Hindu Kush to the markets of Samarqand, Bokhara, Isfahan and Damascus, but then they were no different than the actions of pre-Islamic rulers in India.
India is one of the few countries whose History has been reinvented and retold by colonizers who have a massive axe to grind and little incentive or motivation to wish the Indic civilization well.
www.sulekha.com /blogs/blogdisplay.aspx?cid=4750   (4003 words)

  
 "India and the Perversion of History"
India became independent from British rule in 1947, this incident happened in the mid 1980's.
Reading about the recent events in India I was struck by how ill informed the reporting on this subject was, not only by the international agencies but even the Indian sources were often quite misleading; both deliberately and out of ignorance.
Yet, in Islamic states minorities either flee or are abused and essentially have no rights at all and no voice which can even speak of the wrongs that are done to them.
www.hvk.org /articles/1102/122.html   (2857 words)

  
 Killings for Islam
The Islamic invasion of western Europe was halted at the Battle of Tours (also called the Battle of Poitiers), France, 732.
The rioting hypocrites of the Islamic street are out again, burning the Christian cross (in the flag of Denmark) to protest insults to religion.
Islamic states are some of the worst human rights abusing states in the world.
markhumphrys.com /islam.killings.html   (3028 words)

  
 Hudson Institute > Publication Details
With that agreement signed, the president will hope to persuade India's reformist Prime Minister, M. Singh, to continue the growing military and diplomatic cooperation between the two countries seen not only in the war on terror but also in such civilian enterprises as the naval relief operations a year ago for victims of the tsunami.
India is not a neurotic superpower--as the Japanese were until Prime Minister Koizumi knocked some common sense into them--but it is still an ambivalent one.
The politics of both countries are vigorous, raucous, and messily democratic; the economic development of India is more similar to American small-business capitalism and to a tradition of local entrepreneurs than to the state-directed modernization of the Asian Tigers and China; the culture is livelier and less solemn as the word "Bollywood" indicates.
www.hudson.org /index.cfm?fuseaction=publication_details&id=3893   (1288 words)

  
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Wealthy cities of northern and central India and rich ports of western coast were great temptation for the Arabs who had now united under a newly acquired banner of Islam.
It was in 10th century AD, the second islamic invasion of India took place, carried by Mahmud of Gazni.
India is ONLY land (apart from Africa) where people from Africa became Kings, the highest place in medieval society.
www.med.unc.edu /~nupam/delhi1.html   (5065 words)

  
 Did Babar love India? (Part I & II)
Rather than accept the historical fact that the Muslim invasion of India has, by almost all accounts (including the historical writings of the invaders themselves), been the bloodiest in the history of the World, these "scholars" try to project a more "respectable" account of the Islamic invasion of India.
Babur contemplated leaving India several times -- he was here only for four years -- but he was not going to leave his empire which he had built with so "much hardship" and "great slaughter" and where he had found immense wealth on a mere whim without securing it properly.
India, for him was a place to be conquered for Islam.
www.hvk.org /articles/0603/251.html   (1200 words)

  
 Jesus in India
Jesus in India is an English version of Masih Hindustan mein, an Urdu treatise written by the Holy Founder of the Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (1835 - 1908).
The main thesis expounded in the treatise is Jesus' escape from an ignominious death on the Cross and his subsequent journey to India in quest of the lost tribes of Israel whom he had to gather into his fold as mentioned in the New Testament.
Repudiating both these views, Hazrat Ahmad writes that Jesus came to India not before the event of the Cross but after it and that it was not he who borrowed Buddhistic teachings but the followers of Buddha who seem to have reproduced the entire picture of the Gospels in their books.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Delphi/1340/jesus_in_india.htm   (17420 words)

  
 Distortions in History: Causes and Consequences- Ch. 2:Distortions in Indian History
India today is paying for this folly by being the only country of its size in the world without an official boundary with its giant neighbor.
India had little to lose and everything to gain by a determined show of force when China was struggling to consolidate its hold.
It is India’s misfortune that this personality dominated entity should have controlled the fate of the nation for the better part of half a century since independence.
www.bharatvani.org /books/dist/ch2.htm   (10450 words)

  
 Historical Chronology of Bharat: As you know it   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Kushan dynasty in N.W. India; South Indian Kingdoms of Cholas, Cheras and Pandavas.
Transfer of India from E.I. Co. to British Crown in 1857.
French Settlements in India merged to India; Doctrine of Panch Shila (Five principles of non-interference) accepted basis for Indo-Chinese relations.
www.hindunet.org /hindu_history/hist_chron_1.html   (1544 words)

  
 THE MAGNITUDE OF MUSLIM ATROCITIES - I
India before the advent of Islamic imperialism was not exactly a zone of peace.
Invasion of India by Islamic imperialism was renewed by Muhmmad Ghuri in the last quarter of the 12th century.
By now most of the famous temples over the length and breadth of the Islamic empire in India had been demolished, except in Orissa and Rajasthan which had retained their independence.
voi.org /books/siii/ch6.htm   (2892 words)

  
 Aryan Invasion Theory Myth
The Aryan Invasion Theory is not a subject of academic interest only, rather it conditions our perception of India's historical evolution, the sources of her ancient glorious heritage and indigenous socio-economic-political institutions which have been developed over the millennia.
Firstly, that until the 18th century, in spite of the repeated Muslim invasions, India was known as one of the richest countries of the world, the land "of milk and honey".
The politicians of ancient India were princes and kings belonging to the kshatriya caste; their duty was to serve the nation and high ideals were held in front of them by the brahmins and rishis who advised them.
www.mantra.com /newsplus/aitmyth.html   (18293 words)

  
 The Islamic Threat: 12/19/2004 - 12/25/2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Still Muslims react violently and with charges of racism and discrimination to any scrutiny their religion is put under, refusing to submit to the same scrutiny that other religions have been put to, and the same scrutiny they apply to the Bible.
This is the truth about Muslims and Islam and their refusal to discuss it, as well as its roots in the Koran and Hadith the need for a revision is a sign that they insist on being a stagnant religion and people.
Islamic women repressors) have asked the Egyptian Attorney general to issue a search warrant for Wadi Al Natroan monastery where the Coptic pope spent the last two weeks, claiming essentially that the Coptic church is holding Wafaa Constantine there against her will to brainwash her into abandoning Islam.
islamthreat.blogspot.com /2004_12_19_islamthreat_archive.html   (2748 words)

  
 Kashmir Herald - Current Edition
The recent Srinagar climbdown by Indian Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee is one of the most ignonimous defeats for kafirs (infidels) around the world at the hands of the Islamic ummah.
While Pakistan continues to send murderers and barbarians to kill Indians every day in Jammu and Kashmir, Vajpayee has suddenly turned Indian policy on its head, contradicted his own senior ministers, and ignored the advice of his intelligence agencies which don't see any letup in Pakistani terror in the foreseeable future....
Before and during the war, President George Bush repeatedly emphasised that this was not a war against Iraq and the Iraqi people, but against the dictatorial regime of Saddam for harbouring international terrorists, for acquiring weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and for destroying democracy and suppressing his people.......
www.kashmirherald.com /may03/index1.html   (561 words)

  
 Faith Freedom International :: View topic - USA Moves to Deport Thousands Of Arabs and Muslims   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Uhh, no, since we all know it was France and England that caused the Islamic invasion of the Subcontinent over 1000 years ago.
If the West stops dealing with those countries, the current state of those countries will seem like paradise, and they will blame the West that they are no longer willing to throw money at them by buying their oil (the only thing they have to offer).
In the third world countries such as India and Pakistan the more educated the citizens look up at these damned Western foreigners and feel impotent that they are much less capabable.
www.faithfreedom.org /forum/viewtopic.php?p=21026&sid=e59a95ad5964e9f47fe2ed9b4530f148   (2394 words)

  
 Internet Indian History Sourcebook
Myth of Aryan Invasion of India [At Hindunet] an article-length discussion.
The Sikhs are an Indian people, defined by their religion, who emerged in India during the centuries of Muslim political power (which accounts for the placement of these texts in the Sourcebook).
Government of India: Text of the Original "Quit India" Resolution Drafted by Gandhi and rejected by the All-India Congress Working Committee in favor of the modified version submitted by Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru, the Gandhi Draft was Presented to the Committee on April 27, 1942 [At PHA]
www.fordham.edu /halsall/india/indiasbook.html   (4248 words)

  
 Hindunet: The Hindu Universe: Viewing list of forums
India's relationship with the nations of the western hemisphere.
Discuss the Islamic invasion of India and the effect of Islamic rule on India
Disuss the British invasion of India, the British rule and India's freedom movement on this forum
www.hindunet.com /forum/ubbthreads.php?Cat=1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,17   (378 words)

  
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Durant states, "...the Islamic conquest of India is probably the bloodiest story in history.
Wissam Nasr, the Executive Director of the Human Islamic Rights, what his organization is doing to save the life of Amina Lawal from Death by Stoning.
He is most concerned to protect the rights of the Islamic terrorists who are active in the West and fight with the media that dares to speak the truth.
www.faithfreedom.org /debates/WissamNasr2.htm   (2908 words)

  
 Tehelka - The People's Paper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Or was his visit to the BJP office the curiosity of a writer?
There has been great controversy over VS Naipaul’s views on Islam and India.
But to look at the Islamic invasion of India squarely for the violence it brought is not to support modern day pogroms.
www.tehelka.com /story_main1.asp?filename=hub041704Sufism.asp   (118 words)

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