Travellers who visited ancient India

Who When From During Details Huien Tsang (Xuanzang) 630 A.D. – 645 A.D. China Harshavardhana’s reign Came from China to India in search of Buddhist belief and practice Ibn Batuta 1333 A.D. – 1347 A.D. Morocco Mohammed Bin Tughlaq Known to have visited the lands of every Muslim ruler of his time Al Beruni 1024 […]

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Great Rulers of Ancient India: Asoka

Emperor Ashoka the Great (sometimes spelt Aśoka) lived from 304 to 232 BCE and was the third ruler of the Indian Mauryan Empire, the largest ever in the Indian subcontinent and one of the world’s largest empires at its time. He ruled form 268 BCE to 232 BCE and became a model of kingship in […]

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