Historian Says Sikh Empire Had Most Educated and Highest GDP in World

According to British Historian G.W Leitner in his work published in 1881, The number of students attaining education dropped nearly 50% from Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Sikh empire to British Colonization. Punjab had more scholars and intellectuals then anywhere but after the British took over all changed. The notion that with the fall of the Sikhs […]

10 Least known Facts of Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Sikh Empire

Ten unknown facts about Maharaja Ranjit Singh the Sikh Empire. 1. Founded the Sikh Empire by uniting 12 Sikh Misals/Clans.   2. As a Child suffered from smallpox which resulted in the loss of one eye. 3. Captured Lahore in 1799, turning point of the Sikh Empire and crowned Maharaja in 1801 at age 20 […]

Maharaja Ranjit Singh and The Incident Involving the Quran

Maharaja Ranjit Singh was a benevolent king. Even though the Government of Punjab was called Sarkar Khalsa but no laws were imposed on any of the minority or majority. Sikhs at his time were about 15% of whole population, hindus around 25%, rest were Muslims. He governed the fourty years of his rule from Lahore […]

10 Unknown Facts of Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Sikh Empire

Ten unknown facts about Maharaja Ranjit Singh the Sikh Empire. 1. Founded the Sikh Empire by uniting 12 Sikh Misals/Clans.   2. As a Child suffered from smallpox which resulted in the loss of one eye. 3. Captured Lahore in 1799, turning point of the Sikh Empire and crowned Maharaja in 1801 at age 20 […]

Story of the Fearless Granddaughter of Maharaja Ranjit Singh (Video)

Princess Sophia Jindan Alexdrowna Duleep Singh was the daughter of Maharaja Duleep Singh and granddaughter of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire, founder of the Sikh Empire respectively. He had been deposed from his throne at the age of 11 and exiled to Britain two years later. He became a great […]

7 Swords of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Stolen From Amritsar

7 swords from the 18th century belonging to warriors of Maharaja Ranjit Singh were stolen in the historic Ram Bagh garden in Amritsar. The priceless weapons were put inside a room that remains locked and only opened for VIPs. The stolen swords were being kept by the Department of Cultural Affairs, Archaeology and Museums who […]

Historical Weapons of Maharaja Ranjit Singh Stolen (Video)

Weapon of Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Sikh forces stolen at Panorama of Maharaja Ranjit Singh. Many important historical items were stolen in the panorama. The Museum of Maharaja Ranjit Singh was under construction and the items were placed in the panorama. An unknown person broke the lock and stole many important historic relics. The police […]

Pakistani Channel Honors Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Rule (Video)

Pakistani news channel ARY has Honored Maharaja Ranjit Singh and his contribution for the Punjab Region Early life Ranjit Singh was born on November 13, 1780 in Gujranwala City, Punjab, which is now in modern day Pakistan. He was born into a Sikh Jatt family of the Sandhawalia Clan, to Sardar Maha Singh Sukerchakia (d. […]

Maharaja-The Story of Ranjit Singh Animated Film (Video)

Maharaja Ranjit Singh Video Below: Two Europeans, Ventura, an Italian by birth, and Allard, a Frenchman, came to Lahore in 1822 to seek service in the Sikh army. Both of them had served under Napolean in the imperial army of France. After Napolean’s defeat at Waterloo they lost their occupation and left Europe to try […]