The 17th-century warrior-king is today a role model and symbol of Hindu identity.
BBC Radio 4 Extra
13/13 Derek MacKay and Kirsty MacDonald explore the treasures of St Andrews Museum. (R)
9/50 History short looking at student life over the years. (R)
Using 60 years of BBC archive, Vanessa Collingridge examines the life of Elizabeth Tudor. (R)
4/6 The tale of the Ming dynasty begins with the amazing story of Hongwu, a peasant rebel.
Tachartasan a' Chiad Chogaidh air an t-seachdain a dh'fhalbh 100 bliadhna air ais.
BBC Radio nan Gàidheal
3/3 Can rowdy Robert avoid the ladies and quit booze? The diary of a Somerset parson.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the poetry of Rumi (1207-1273). (R)
BBC Radio 4
2/6 Michael Wood looks at China's first great international age under the Tang Dynasty. (R)
BBC Two except Scotland
BBC Two Scotland