The 18th-century Welsh scholar who awakened interest in Indian language and culture.
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The artist whose portraits of a prince's life created a new vision for Indian art.
The 17th-century warrior-king is today a role model and symbol of Hindu identity.
The Mughal prince and scholar who found himself at war against his brother.
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.
Historian Justin Champion investigates real-life duels and the literature they influenced.
3/3 Poor parishioners revolt and curious medical problems in the diary of a Somerset parson.
The life story of the 16th-century mystic poet and one of India's most revered saints.
2/3 Parson William Holland battles with the Somerset farmers and sees the harvest in.