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Fan of White Mughals by @DalrympleWill about the true story of James Achilles Kirkpatrick and Khair-un-Nissa. Tweets about India & its culture, art & heritage.

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Tomb of Sultan Subhan Quli Qutub Shah III also known as Chote Maalik Ki Gummad was the 3rd Sultan of Qutub Shahi Dy… https://t.co/TtzFM0QbA1
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @D5habib @HiHyderabad @swachhhyd @smileysnaps @nuts2406 @Ilovehyderabad @KalyaniMuktevi @TareeqIqbalMohdhttps://t.co/XKJggBvNWMBefore you speak, let your words pass through 3 gates: 1) Is it true ? 2) Is it necessary ? 3) Is it kind ? -… https://t.co/MKQpMKZ5cC
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Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“View of Hyderabad City from #TajFalakNumaPalace” #NikonD5 #Paigah #Nizam #NikonPhotography #NikonIndiahttps://t.co/OuvLP6nlYB
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @DalrympleWill @WhiteMughalsFan @ambrin_hayat 1st Delhi Darbar 1877,Queen Victoria was Proclaimed Empress of India. http://t.co/M1Ve7Uc4gO
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe wedding of Sri Krishna, illustration from a Bhagavata Purana series, attributable to Purkhu, Kangra, circa 1800… https://t.co/AiWzOclsxY
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#Rajendralala #Mitra, the first Indian #President of the #AsiaticSociety in this peculiar #Headwear #turban #safahttps://t.co/9sco8NPoW6
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#Headwear that comes to notice is of Raja #RamMohanRoy, this peculiar type of #turban #safa #pag #pagadi was in… https://t.co/RtInx9da90
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#BankimChandra #chaterjee and #MadhusudanGupta in #attire of #Bengal with #headwear #turban #safa #Headwear of In… https://t.co/9d7Iohmxuc
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#dwarkanath #Tagore in #headwear #Bengal wearing attire of nobility of #Bengal, referred to as #Princehttps://t.co/OPwmf4nSUA
Retweeted by White Mughals Fancover page of #book by #TithiBhattacharya The #sentinels of #culture showing the typical #headwear in #Bengal https://t.co/YKp2Foz2IY
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA natch girl (Moonbeam?) of Shikarpore, Sindh - Thomas Postans - c.1838 @DalrympleWill @WhiteMughalsFanhttps://t.co/2pMdKjP5B9
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Retweeted by White Mughals FanHuman Sacrifice of wild tribe of Khondistan in East India: Victim Meriah to be dismembered. Woodcut illustration by… https://t.co/IJk6XUveHy
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Retweeted by White Mughals FanQutub Shahi rulers were Persian & spoke Farsi in which Number 4 is called ’Chahar’ changed to “Char” in Dakkhani la… https://t.co/CqosQBKL3j
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“Tombs of the first four Sultans of the Qutub Shahi Dynasty along with the Tomb of Kulthoom Begum... “ #NikonD5https://t.co/7fTLn5A5Fu
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRobert Clive: An ‘unstable sociopath and a racist’, hated both in India and England https://t.co/jYtQJ1iSTI via… https://t.co/QjOQTcPLjf
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#thread 1/n Assault on Kashmiri Gate September 14 1857 Illustrated London News1857; "Blowing up of Kashmiri Gate b… https://t.co/Vrq6H9Iyhm
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Retweeted by White Mughals FanFirst adhesive postage stamp of Hyderabad was issued on 8th Sept 1869 in persian script known as ‘Tughra’. It reads… https://t.co/nLlD7YqEPQ
Retweeted by White Mughals FanKumara Ramanatha was the son of Kampiladeva and his queen Hariharadevi. He was a great warrior and had won many vi… https://t.co/LTix3SDIJk
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#HyderabadDiaries Lost in the lanes of nostalgia... https://t.co/NB77I93Qr3 As old timers would fondly remember,… https://t.co/HTWhzJRSq7
Retweeted by White Mughals FanNizam Gate :: Nizam Gate is the first and main gate to the Ajmer Sharif Dargah which is a Sufi shrine of Moinuddin… https://t.co/vB1c86jhI6
Retweeted by White Mughals FanBiggest ivory workshop in ancient world discovered in Bhanbhore, Pakistan - Archaeology - https://t.co/sU9EDuvHDK https://t.co/b2Sy0eEiME
Retweeted by White Mughals FanI visited Bhanbhore in March, just before lockdown. This was the great port of the Indus before Thatta, and the pla… https://t.co/UhhtDaKK3o
Retweeted by White Mughals FanToday On 17 June 1631 Mumtaz Mahal breathed her last from postpartum hemorrhage in Burhanpur while giving birth to… https://t.co/46NuekMSZK
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'A Couple in their Chamber in Early Morning'. c1700 ad #Pahari #Ragmala (Vighada Ragaputra of Shri) painting from… https://t.co/wl7lBFNgmu
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Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“If we really shouldn’t lie about our history, as the prime minister says, let’s finally open up about the atrociti… https://t.co/tQyWqIcf30
Retweeted by White Mughals FanSee the Dalai Lama speak at 7.30pm @JLFLitfest #BraveNewWorld (Now over one MILLION views since lockdown) https://t.co/1xuhcxziVT
Retweeted by White Mughals FanQuest for the Lover in Moonlight, an illustration to Bihari's Sat Sai, 1790-1800 #Garhwal frm Christies. Many of th… https://t.co/iKsQzdcbsL
Retweeted by White Mughals FanToday is #DesertificationAndDroughtDay Conserve Water now or face Drought. From @Sothebys c1700 ad #Pahari painting… https://t.co/KKuwAxlaJt
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA Raja & his Son (#Sikh?) paying respect to Rama & Sita, the couple enthroned beneath a white domed canopy. Also in… https://t.co/auG1o0NOK4
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#WorldElderAbuseAwarenessDay Did #Mughal ruler #Aurengzeb abuse father #ShahJahan by arresting & confining him at… https://t.co/qG9ANQfVKT
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @IndiaArtHistory @DalrympleWill @Go_Movie_Mango @miiranarayan @monidipadey @Arpitapedia @Ancient_Indus @HarappaEd F… https://t.co/Xo16mwwvpZ
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Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#InterestingFact Harappan site Farmana, Haryana, has yielded an interesting find. Archaeological evidence of coo… https://t.co/9MftKZJQ9D
Retweeted by White Mughals FanWe shall see. Inevitably, we shall also see the day that was promised to us... When dark peaks of torment and tyran… https://t.co/AM9Cuk6ZjG
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“Now, more than ever, we badly need to understand what is common knowledge elsewhere: that for much of history we w… https://t.co/no7h1XfSpx
Retweeted by White Mughals FanExcessively hot in #Delhi today. Real feel temperature is 47°c! #Surya, the Solar Deity (Sun God) please be kind to… https://t.co/j6RjXg6MC0
Retweeted by White Mughals FanI first leant about Clive's atrocities through @IwriteOK's brilliant podcast about the worst people in history, thi… https://t.co/LQcgVvguyO
Retweeted by White Mughals FanOne of the most horrific people I recently learnt about: Robert Clive, who was instrumental in plundering Bengal on… https://t.co/Pt4SiICNO5
Retweeted by White Mughals FanTipu Sultan's 'Magic Box': a gold icosahedron with Arabic numbers, made in 1780. It was taken from Mysore by the Br… https://t.co/mgLLShbhih
Retweeted by White Mughals FanBritish master of fiction Neil Gaiman set to star in JLF Brave New World online lit series  https://t.co/rGsLc6RUhY via @TheIndulgeMag
Retweeted by White Mughals FanI spy you! c1800 AD #Rajasthani #Ragmala painting from #Bundi #Rajasthan with @AlexisRenardArt 'A courtesan Sees Re… https://t.co/ikksRROrBU
Retweeted by White Mughals FanAnother uncomfortably hot day in #Delhi today. Meanwhile, this c1740 #Pahari painting from #Nurpur or #Basohlihttps://t.co/C9vk6IdBu0
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRaja Mandhata`s luminous painting (1690) is a part of #ragamala series.What is interesting is it`s a solo male port… https://t.co/8B0ARnJngS
Retweeted by White Mughals FanWhere do we go from here? A devout Sikh runs a langar for the anti-CAA protesters in Shaheen Bagh. His name is ment… https://t.co/gUSITn2MRb
Retweeted by White Mughals FanIn the 1770s, Lucknow artists experimented with spatial recession & viewpoints as the genre of architectural drawin… https://t.co/jU2JVIQiLi
Retweeted by White Mughals FanPhotograph of rock-cut sculptures of #Jain Tirthankaras in #Gwalior, taken by an unknown photographer in the 1880s.… https://t.co/uLM5EYu48O
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe game of gyan chaupar ('snakes and ladders') with 10 snakes and 2 scorpions! Commissioned by Richard Johnson in… https://t.co/wjMLHic1rb
Retweeted by White Mughals FanTarikh i - Khurshid Jahi : ' by an excess of the company of the ladies of the country he was very familiar with the… https://t.co/5va3pCcOBf
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRobert Clive was a vicious asset-stripper. His statue has no place on Whitehall | William Dalrymple https://t.co/FkeY5iK1Eg
Retweeted by White Mughals FanWilliam Dalrymple's next book is about how Indian culture and ideas spread in late antiquity — how Buddhism went no… https://t.co/Vw6CLdgdwQ
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6/20
2020
Eye-opening from William Dalrymple https://t.co/1qtcsN9jdI https://t.co/2hLIMs2L8A
Retweeted by White Mughals FanLate 18th century #Pahari painting from #Nurpur or #Kangra #HimachalPradesh now at @britishmuseum 'Two Musicians, T… https://t.co/LIz3j9XHPu
Retweeted by White Mughals FanFully agree with @DalrympleWill. Whitehall statue of so-called “Clive of India” irked me each time I went to Britis… https://t.co/c2VH7zgbox
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThis Sunday, watch vascular surgeon and writer Dr. @AmbarishSatwik LIVE with translator @arunava as they talk about… https://t.co/YjHNULWvr3
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @taraconnollyGP @KevinSharpe59 @DalrympleWill Thank you for sharing. This is also good on The East India Company by… https://t.co/RZiGO5iwyy
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#ExpressResearch| Author William Dalrymple explains no one in the 18th century would have dreamt of putting up a st… https://t.co/Sl22OJrThx
Retweeted by White Mughals FanFrom The Anarchy by William Dalrymple. If it's there in your 'to buy' list buy it before the Hardcover runs out. https://t.co/aXXiq8B119
Retweeted by White Mughals FanAs millions of Indian citizens trudge home, braving every vicissitude with courage and fortitude, @BDUTT examines t… https://t.co/ICs1rzJBTy
Retweeted by White Mughals FanSo are is this a painting of 4 horses in motion or 12 cleverly placed horses? It does remind me of Nāgabandha. "F… https://t.co/YfeHSs9pRt
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe Great Pagoda. Tritchinopoly. Thomas Daniell, 1797. https://t.co/FFOT5uCNiE
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRobert Clive was a vicious asset-stripper. His statue has no place on Whitehall https://t.co/3dLYL1t0hY
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @dundon_tony I’ve just finished reading William Dalrymple’s The Anarchy about the East India Company. Brilliantly w… https://t.co/cxznvU2TT5
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @Dr_Santangeli @gautamsand @seshadribalaji6 I would strongly recommend The Anarchy to anyone who wants to learn mor… https://t.co/7Trsp2FyeL
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'View of the Principal street in #Jaipur #Rajasthan from the Sanganeer Gate' From @ChristiesInc this c1850… https://t.co/sKdY9uINaW
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2020
Folio from a Folk Tale. Rupa Basanta. Kangra, 1835. Rietberg Museum. https://t.co/FceIkO24kG
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'Exterior View of St. James Church', #KashmereGate, #Delhi. 1836 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting now with… https://t.co/E2vB0JLbhu
Retweeted by White Mughals FanMiniature painting of(left to right) Kharak Singh, Raja Ranjeet Singh & Akbar II on ivory. The inscriber has wrong… https://t.co/QnLF01W8uW
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThere were two tea rooms on the ground floor of London's East India House in 1806. Mmm, tea. (@britishlibrary… https://t.co/2NB3mhsXin
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @jhowesuk @RadicalEIC @britishlibrary Definitely refreshment rooms. Here's our blog post showing the EIC housekeepe… https://t.co/m19I4rbIGt
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Retweeted by White Mughals FanAnd so, this is how it all started. Were Bats the origin of #COVID19? 'Asian Lesser False Vampire Bat' c1790… https://t.co/7QJCh2MGTO
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'Kavita Puri's book is the most humane account of partition I've read' - Nikesh Shukla We're really pleased to sho… https://t.co/v2OeoQrPNA
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @IndiaArtHistory @DalrympleWill @pranavmahajan @imgarv786 @MohdMuzzammilK @Royal_Mughals @GuzashtaLakhnau @tawairkhhttps://t.co/KxFTC3TDXs
Retweeted by White Mughals FanLord Cornwallis - Governor General of Ghazipur. It was he who fled under the cover of fog, as he lost the wars in… https://t.co/3mVoNXLneJ
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @khalidkoraivi @PropitiousOn3O @tawairkh @IndoIslamicPage There’s this very similar 1840 work attributed to Mazhar… https://t.co/BlwlqCGfgH
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThis is definitely the work of Mazhar Ali Khan https://t.co/DxTLWsiLNo
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Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @hemantsarin @DalrympleWill @GuzashtaLakhnau @zarafshan @tawairkh @IndiaArtHistory @MohdMuzzammilK @LucknowObserverhttps://t.co/h0GebziwGz
Retweeted by White Mughals FanView of a House built by Claude Martin at Lucknow, 1790. As per description given in The Pictorial Lucknow, 1883 th… https://t.co/X2Tw8h0dHU
Retweeted by White Mughals FanArchives | Nalanda was severely damaged in a fire set by Hindu fanatics, yet its destruction is attributed to the M… https://t.co/v3ZZYhcdQt
Retweeted by White Mughals FanShelling between Pakistan & India has intensified along the Kashmir border. But when families rush to bunkers for p… https://t.co/H4BW5CPyQg
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe notion of zero indicating void goes back to the Greeks. The idea that zero is a number ie. The number between m… https://t.co/xJlx5gWufS
Retweeted by White Mughals FanWhat did the ancient Indian mathematicians give to the world: Zero as a number (Aristotle's concept of zero meant '… https://t.co/pR6FsrZ1iH
Retweeted by White Mughals FanExcellent conversation between @jimalkhalili and @DalrympleWill ! Informative. #IndianMathematics https://t.co/dGVSVpjogW
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe notion of negative numbers go back 2 millennia. They looked at negative numbers as debt! @jimalkhalilihttps://t.co/FL9bOwHsgp
Retweeted by White Mughals FanIn the west there is complete ignorance about indias contribution to astronomy and mathematics. @DalrympleWill in c… https://t.co/qgmvOt7UHy
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