The artist whose portraits of a prince's life created a new vision for Indian art.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the legend of Prester John.
The 17th-century warrior-king is today a role model and symbol of Hindu identity.
Marie-Louise Muir revisits youth orchestras set up during the troubles in Northern Ireland
The Mughal prince and scholar who found himself at war against his brother.
1/2 The 300th anniversary of Louis XIV's death - glorious monarch or glorious failure?
The life of the Ethiopian who arrived in India as a slave but rose to become a kingmaker.
Sunil Khilnani on the greatest ruler of the Mughal Empire.
The life story of the 16th-century mystic poet and one of India's most revered saints.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the puzzling science of glass.
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