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Vivekodayam

Vivekodayam is a Malayalam literary journal established in 1904 to serve as a voice of the underprivileged communities in the Indian state of Kerala particularly the Ezhavas. It was founded by Kumaran Asan, a poet, social reformer, disciple of Na ...

Bhattathiri

Bhattathiri are members of the Namboothiri community of Kerala, India. The Namboothiris are the upper class Brahmins of Kerala, who consider themselves the most orthodox Brahmins in India. Among that community, families attained the title of Bhat ...

Nambiar (Ambalavasi caste)

Nambiar is a Hindu caste in Kerala. They belongs to the Ampalavasi community. Based on their profession, there are two subcastes - Mizhavu Nambiar and Thiyyadi Nambiar. Mizhavu Nambiars are associated with temple art forms like Koothu, Koodiyatta ...

Nambidi

Nambidi is a caste of Kerala, India. The form a part of the Ampalavasi community. They are considered to be half-Brahmin and half-Kshatriya, and to have originated when a section of the Nambudiris was degraded or a section of the Nairs was upgrad ...

Pushpaka

Pushpaka is a caste of Hindu Brahmins of Kerala. In Malayalam language, this caste is also referred to as Pushpakar, Pushpaka Unni or Pushpakan Unni. They are a part of the Ambalavasi community in Kerala. They carry out the various activities of ...

T. H. Musthafa

T. H. Musthafa is a Kerala politician who served as the Food Minister of Kerala from 1991 - 1995 while Karunakaran was the Chief Minister and Oommen Chandy handling Finance. He is a five-time legislator belonging to Indian National Congress. He h ...

Neelalohithadasan Nadar

Nadar was a member of Lok Sabha in 1980 7th Lok Sabha, Kerala states Sports and Youth Minister from 1987 to 1991. Later he also was minister of Forest and Transportation from 1999 to 2000. Now Nadar is the state President Of Janata dal Secular Kerala

Prakash Babu

Adv.Prakash Babu is an Indian politician and advocate from the state of Kerala. He is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and he also serves as the State President of Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha Kerala, the youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata ...

Cheraman Perumal myths

The legend of Cheraman Perumals is the medieval tradition associated with the Cheraman Perumals of Kerala. The sources of the legend include popular oral traditions and later literary compositions. The time of origin of the legend is not known to ...

Nair Lady Adorning Her Hair (Varma)

Nair lady Adorning Her Hair is an 1873 painting by Raja Ravi Varma. The painting depicts a domestic scene in which a Nair woman adorning her hair with a garland of flowers in front of a mirror. The painting was notable for being the first major a ...

There Comes Papa

There Comes Papa is an 1893 painting by the Indian artist Raja Ravi Varma. The painting focuses on Varmas daughter and grandson, looking towards the left at an approaching father. Evoking both Indian and European style, the painting has been note ...

Aisin Gioro

Aisin Gioro was the Manchu ruling clan of the Later Jin dynasty, the Qing dynasty and, nominally, Manchukuo. The House of Aisin Gioro ruled China proper from 1644 until the Xinhai Revolution of 1911–1912, which established a republican government ...

Benxi Manchu Autonomous County

Benxi Manchu Autonomous County is an autonomous county under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Benxi, in the east of Liaoning province, China. It has a total area of 3.362 square kilometres, and a population of approximately 300. ...

Fengning Manchu Autonomous County

Fengning Manchu Autonomous County is a Manchu autonomous county of northern Hebei province, bordering Beijing to the southwest and Inner Mongolia to the north, and lying under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Chengde. It is the ...

Huanren Manchu Autonomous County

Huanren Manchu Autonomous County, formerly Huairen County, is a county under the administration of Benxi City, in eastern Liaoning province, Peoples Republic of China, bordering Jilin to the east. It is also one of 11 Manchu autonomous counties a ...

Kuandian Manchu Autonomous County

Kuandian Manchu Autonomous County, is a county of eastern Liaoning province, China, bordering North Korea to the southeast and Jilin in the northeast. It is under the administration of Dandong City, the centre of which lies 75 kilometres to the s ...

Qinglong Manchu Autonomous County

Qinglong Manchu Autonomous County dragon, Manchu: ᠴᡳᠩᠯᡠᠩ ᠮᠠᠨᠵᡠ ᠪᡝᠶᡝ ᡩᠠᠰᠠᠩᡤᠠ ᠰᡳᠶᠠᠨ ; Molendroff: cinglung manju beye dasangga siyan) is a Manchu autonomous county of northeastern Hebei province, China, bordering Liaoning to the north and east and ...

Qingyuan Manchu Autonomous County

Qingyuan Manchu Autonomous County, or simply Qingyuan County is one of the three counties under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Fushun, in the east of Liaoning, Peoples Republic of China, and is also one of the 11 Manchu autono ...

Weichang Manchu and Mongol Autonomous County

Weichang Manchu and Mongol Autonomous County is a Manchu and Mongol autonomous county located in far northeastern Hebei province, China. It lies under the administration of Chengde City, and is the northernmost county of the province, bordering I ...

Xiuyan Manchu Autonomous County

Xiuyan Manchu Autonomous County is a county in the southeast of Liaoning province, Peoples Republic of China, and is also one of the 11 Manchu autonomous counties and one of 117 autonomous counties nationally. It is under the administration of an ...

List of Manchu clans

Select groups of Han Chinese bannermen were mass transferred into Manchu Banners by the Qing, changing their ethnicity from Han Chinese to Manchu. Han Chinese bannermen of Tai Nikan watchpost Han and Fusi Nikan Fushun Han backgrounds into the Man ...

Clan Nara

Nara is a clan name shared by a number of royal Manchu clans. The four tribes of the Hūlun confederation – Hada, Ula, Hoifa and Yehe – were all ruled by clans bearing this name. The head of each clan held the princely title of "beile" 貝勒 ; Manc ...

Fuca (clan)

Fuca was a clan of Manchu nobility. After the demise of the dynasty, some of its descendants sinicized their clan name to the Chinese surnames Fu or Li.

Gūwalgiya

Gūwalgiya was one of the most powerful Manchu clans. It is often listed by historians as the first of the eight prominent Manchu clans of the Qing dynasty. After the demise of the dynasty, some of its descendants sinicized their clan name to the ...

Heseri

Heseri, is a clan of Manchu nobility with Jianzhou Jurchens roots, originally hailing from the area which is now the modern Chinese provinces of Jilin and Liaoning. It was once one of the most important and powerful noble families in the early Qi ...

Irgen Gioro

Irgen Gioro is a Manchu clan and family name, which was officially categorized as a "notable clan", and member of the eight great houses of the Manchu nobility in Manchu Empire. Sibe and Nanai people also has Irgen Gioro as their family name.

Niohuru

The Niohuru were a prominent Manchu clan during the Qing dynasty. The clan had inhabited the Changbai Mountains since as early as the Liao dynasty. The clan was well known during the Qing dynasty for producing a variety of consorts of all ranks f ...

Sumuru

Sumuru was one of the eight great clans of Manchu nobility. After the demise of the dynasty, some of its descendants sinicized their clan name to the Chinese surnames Shu, Xu or Xiao.

Tatara (clan)

Tatara was a clan of Manchu nobility. After the demise of the dynasty, some of its descendants sinicized their clan name to the Chinese surnames Tang, Tan, Shu or Song.

Changling (Qing dynasty)

Changling, 1st Duke of Weiyong born in Sartuk clan, was a Qing dynasty official of Mongol descent. He began life in 1775 as a secretary of the Grand Council, after taking the Xiu cai degree at the Manchu examination. In 1787 he fought in Taiwan, ...

Lianyuan (Manchu politicians)

Lianyuan is a Manchu Chinese statesman in the late Qing dynasty of China. His courtesy name is Xianheng. Lianyuan comes from the Cuigiya clan of Haixi Jurchens. He is also a member of the Bordered Red Banner under the Eight Banners system. He is ...

Mingsioi

Mingsioi or Mingxu was the Qing General of Ili in 1864-66, charged with the overall command of the Chinese troops in Xinjiang. Mingsiois predecessor, Cangcing 常清 ; Chang qīng was sacked after the defeat of Qing troops at Wusu during the Dungan ...

Shanqi

Shanqi, courtesy name Aitang, was a prince of the Aisin-Gioro clan, the ruling clan of the Qing Dynasty, as well as a minister in the late Qing. He was from the Bordered White Banner and the 10th generation Prince Su, the first Qing hereditary pr ...

List of emperors of the Qing dynasty

The Qing dynasty was the last imperial dynasty of China. It was officially founded in 1636 in what is now Northeast China, but only succeeded the Ming dynasty in China proper in 1644. The Qing period ended when the imperial clan abdicated in Febr ...

Colocolo (tribal chief)

Colocolo was a Mapuche leader in the early period of the Arauco War. He was a major figure in Alonso de Ercilla y Zuñigas epic poem La Araucana, about the early Arauco War. In the poem he was the one that proposed the contest between the rival ca ...

Juan Manqueante

Juan Manqueante was a Mapuche cacique from Mariquina in the mid-17th century. While he is a historical figure there are many legends and tales associated to him. In local lore Manqueante is considered him the most notable person born in the lands ...

List of Marathi people in literature and journalism

Hamid Dalwai – Novelist and social activist Vishnu Vaman Shirwadkar – "Kusumagraj", Jnanapeeth awardee Arun Sadhu – Non Fictional writer, biographer, journalist Vilas Sarang Satish Alekar –a Marathi playwright, actor, and theatre director, a Mara ...

List of Marathi people in science, engineering and technology

Anil Nerode – Mathematician, proved the Myhill-Nerode Theorem Shreeram Shankar Abhyankar – Mathematician, has contributed to singularity theory and Abhyankars conjecture Chandrashekhar Khare – Professor of mathematics at the University of Califor ...

List of Marathi people in the performing arts

Film directors Deepak Kadam – Director of various Video Albums, Ad films, TV serials & Marathi Feature Films. His upcoming movie WAAKYA has been chosen from 280 films from 35 country for navi Mumbai international film festival-2014 Baburao Mistry ...

List of Marathi social reformers

Vinoba Bhave is well known for the Bhoodan Movement. On 18 April 1951He was a winner at ji Pochampally of nalgonda, the Bhoodan Movement. He took donated land from land owner Indians and gave it away to the poor and landless, for them to cultivat ...

Ambedkar family

The Ambedkar family is a sociopolitical family of India. The Ambedkar family is the family of B. R. Ambedkar who was an Indian polymath, human rights activist, the architect of the constitution of India and the founding father of the Republic of ...

Deenbandhu

Deenbandhu, sometimes transliterated as Dinbandhu and spelled Din Bandhu, was a weekly Marathi-language newspaper first published in Pune, British India in January 1877. It was the first newspaper in India to cater explicitly to the labouring peo ...

Fatima Sheikh

Fatima Sheikh was an Indian educator, who was a colleague of the social reformers Jyotiba Phule and Savitribai Phule. Fatima Sheikh was the sister of Mian Usman Sheikh, in whose house Jyotiba and Savitribai Phule took up residence. One of the fir ...

Mahathma Phule Mandai

Mahathma Phule Mandai is the biggest retail vegetable market in the city of Pune, India.The market is housed in an iconic building from the British colonial era in the Shukrawar Peth locality in the center of the city.

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Mandai

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Mandai, is one of South Mumbais most famous markets. Originally named after Arthur Crawford, the first Municipal Commissioner of the city, the market was later renamed to honour Mahatma Jotirao Phule after a long struggle by ...

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University

Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Rohilkhand University is a government university in Uttar Pradesh, India and campus spread over 206 Acre. The university has taken an overall perspective of development plan. The university headquarters is in Bareilly with t ...

Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth

The Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri is a university established on March 29, 1968. It became functional in October 1969. Thirty three kilometers to the south is Ahmednagar city and fifty kilometers to the north is Shirdi. Newasa, land of ...

Mahatma Phule Museum

Mahatma Phule Museum is a museum located in Pune, a city in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It was founded in 1890 and was then called the Poona Industrial Museum, and subsequently it was named Lord Reay Museum. In 1968 it was renamed as Mahatma ...

Shivajinagar, Pune

The area has a very long history with the 8th century Rashtrakuta era cave temple of Pataleshwar being the oldest man made structure in Pune. Shivajinagar was earlier known as Bhambwade. Later it came to known as Bhamburde. It is believed that Ch ...

List of Marathi film actors

Nagesh Bhonsle Ramesh Bhatkar Mukta Barve Ashwini Bhave Priya Arun-Berde Prarthana Behere Laxmikant Berde Nitish Bharadwaj Subodh Bhave Adesh Bandekar Priya Bapat Monalisa Bagal Sunil Barve Sanskruti Balgude