History

Kullu District History | Brief explanation

Kullu District History | Brief explanation Kullu District History (A)Paal Dynasty The source of the princely state of Kullu – ‘Kullut Desh’ is described in the mythological texts of Kullu.  The description of ‘Kullut’ is found in Ramayana, Vishnu Purana, Kadambari, Mahabharata, Markadanya Purana, Vrehatasamhita, and the Rajatarangini of Kalhan.  In the Vedic literature, the …

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Una District History | Brief explanation

Una District History | Brief explanation- Una District History Una district was mainly under the princely state of Jaswa and Kutlehar.  Formerly both the princely states were part of the Kangra princely state.  (1)  Jaswan princely state –  Most of the district of Una district came under Jaswan princely state which was the branch of …

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Bilaspur District History| Brief explanation

Bilaspur District History| Brief explanation Bilaspur District History Establishment of Kahlur Princely State – Bilaspur Past and Present, Bilaspur Gazetteer and Ganesh Singh’s book Chandravansh Vilas and Shashivansh Vinod confirm that the foundation of Kahlur Princely State was laid by Birchand in 697 AD. While According to Dr. Hutchison and Vogel’s book History of Punjab Hill …

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Sirmaur District History | Brief Explanation

Sirmaur District History | Brief Explanation Sirmaur District History Naming of Sirmaur – The ancient inhabitants of Sirmaur were Kulind.  The Kulind kingdom was situated at the apex of the Maurya Empire, due to which it was called Sirmauriya which became Sirmaur over time.  According to other legends, the ancestor of King Rasalu was named …

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