Dhana Nanda was the last ruler of the Nanda dynasty.He was one of the nine sons of the Mahapadma Nanda After him the crown went to Chandragupta Maurya, the founder of a new and more illustrious dynasty.
Liaka Kusulaka was an Indo-Scythian satrap (Satrap was the name given to the governors of the provinces of the ancient Median and Achaemenid (Persian) Empires and in several of their successors, such as the Sasanian Empire and the Hellenistic empires.) - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/2014/09/l-liaka-kusulaka.html#sthash.QrJWvrqB.dpuf
I am taking up the A-Z challenge of writing about the great kings of the world. A-Ashoka. The reign of Bindusara probably terminated in, or within a few years as of, 273 BC. Some four years later according to tradition his Successor was solemnly enthroned at patliputra and died after a reign of 36 years f 37 years, in or about 232 BC. The name of the new king was ASHOKA. He is, however, generally mentioned in his inscriptions as Devanampiya Priyadarsi.
Eastern Chalukyas, were a South Indian dynasty whose kingdom was located in the present day Andhra Pradesh. Their capital was Vengi (Pedavegi and Denduluru, nearEluru) and their dynasty lasted for around 500 years from the 7th century until c. 1130 C.E - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/2014/05/e-eastern-chalukyas.html#sthash.JQoIzX3L.dpuf
Born to the sun god and a princess, he was destined to rule the world. But as luck would have, his life was marred with inhuman struggle and tests - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/2014/08/k-karna.html#sthash.kvPIZw1F.dpuf
Soon after his accession, Ghiyasuddin Tughluq set himself to the task of restoring administrative order by removing the abuses of the preceding regime - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/search/label/history#sthash.YjK9tqzR.dpuf
Three days after the death of Babur, Humayun ascended the throne of India at the age of 23. The situation at his accession was not very easy. he was confronted with several hostile forces on all sides, disguised and so the more dangerous. There was hardly any unity in the royal family. - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/2014/07/h-humayun.html#sthash.YshvlaUT.dpuf
Iltutmish was remarkably hand-some in appearance and shed signs of intelligence and sagacity from his early days - See more at: http://sahisridhar.blogspot.in/2014/07/i-iltutmish.html#sthash.xEocEoPL.dpuf