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White Mughals Fan @WhiteMughalsFan Eighteenth century India

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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Mughal Emperor Shahjahan honoring Prince Aurangzeb on his wedding in 1637 @RCT Padshahnama https://t.co/GIxNdC7O6Z
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThis Mughal necklace c 18th @QatarMuseum https://t.co/Y7epkOMU6P
Retweeted by White Mughals FanAn Encounter at the Well c 1745 @ArthurMSaklerMuseum https://t.co/c3DD39PYGC
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA necklace in c 18th gold diamonds rubies pearls Jaipur Mughal @MIAQatar https://t.co/Eos2GS07Ig
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRawat Gokul Das II Hunting Tigers c 1800 @metmuseum https://t.co/U0hFLrBWDv
Retweeted by White Mughals FanLadies of the Court Hunting c 1775 @metmuseum https://t.co/tSJ2iMBjcL
Retweeted by White Mughals FanHunting Tigers c 1777 @metmuseum https://t.co/R2IhAvgHeJ
Retweeted by White Mughals FanPleasure of Hunting c 1800 @metmuseum https://t.co/xlVgYQBZBY
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA Mughal Lady holding a flower.c 1775 @harvartmuseums https://t.co/i4kgEzW8IU
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @WhiteMughalsFan @ambrin_hayat @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @SmitaRays @minisnarayanan Nobles join,hunting aesthetic? http://t.co/D801dJd8Qv
Retweeted by White Mughals FanExplosive Speech By Congress Rajya Sabha MP Viplove Thakur.... She Literally Spanked Modi.... #GetWellSoonModi https://t.co/GT8FdLzzJk
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRecommended reading: Introduction and Chapter 1 of Ornit Shani's 'How India Became Democratic'. https://t.co/FbqNHaFwzA
Retweeted by White Mughals FanKenyan Woman Forced Into Soliciting Helps Uncovers India-Africa Sex Trafficking, Trade Network https://t.co/QV4cv8NV5k @Hamlet28741041 @pavpil Baby Yoda!A Man Waving a Stick to Frighten the Birds away. But, does it work on #Locusts? #Locust crisis has gripped #Indiahttps://t.co/RsLIzFPAev
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @WhiteMughalsFan @drwaheeduddin @jai_GAdv More of Olivia Fraser's work http://t.co/HWIB2FaZyd http://t.co/kWKxhliXpF
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @GuzashtaLakhnau @CynicalMallu @PropitiousOn3 @Pushback_stream @hemantsarin @SangitaSri @Chemburstudio @Zeelaf01https://t.co/GHFK0lqDBh
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @Seemik13 @CynicalMallu @PropitiousOn3 @Pushback_stream @hemantsarin @SangitaSri @Chemburstudio @Zeelaf01https://t.co/RGCvSKD5M6
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @PersoArabiLearn Anyway I can help? Let me know if you need to talk. @ashoswai Interestingly, Pakistan-centric hate narrative is a huge part of BJP's manifesto; our elections are fought on domestic issues.
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @MehrTarar Fight with each other not fight against poverty wins election!
Retweeted by White Mughals FanBut hey, let's just fight instead of doing something to help those living in extreme poverty. https://t.co/JEs24joIAp
Retweeted by White Mughals FanPeople living in extreme poverty, as share of world total. Nigeria: 15.7% Congo: 10% India: 8% Bangladesh: 2.3% Ch… https://t.co/43tNqqszWu
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @Clioinarms @tequieremos @WhiteMughalsFan in that context, india and china will never surpass EU nation in terms of… https://t.co/wtmkjCfTVu
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @tequieremos @WhiteMughalsFan During most of the early modern period the highest standard of living in the world wa… https://t.co/tDoOIkIKbS
Retweeted by White Mughals FanMadanika Yakshi/Dancing Girl Telasanga Later Chalukya, 11thC Now in the Government Museum, Bangalore https://t.co/Ch5XdMqj1N
Retweeted by White Mughals FanTipu Sultan's Summer Palace, Bangalore https://t.co/lKIWKetpfv
Retweeted by White Mughals FanTipu Sultan's Summer Palace, Bangalore https://t.co/GCi3w5ugdI
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @PropitiousOn3 @Pushback_stream @hemantsarin @SangitaSri @Chemburstudio @Zeelaf01 @DalrympleWill @dpanikkarhttps://t.co/dWg7PAArHf
Retweeted by White Mughals FanEstd in 1923 as Jagirdars College by Seventh Nizam of Hyderabad, this institution served as a school exclusively fo… https://t.co/UlNIpQ8HdE
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @Mamdhata I didn't do anything. But at least I didn't criticize the people who actually did do something to help.Mughal emperors, sometimes, impressed official letters with their own hands as seal. This letter addressed to Raja… https://t.co/276PbMOEUo
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @Mamdhata Fuck you and your whataboutery. What have you done yourself to help these people? When someone actually d… https://t.co/GLiyGGFz16 @tequieremos @WhiteMughalsFan Statements that suggest that India was the richest place on Earth in the early modern… https://t.co/kO4N4sdqzT
Retweeted by White Mughals FanRadha and Krishna, Kangra School, c.1760. From the Victoria and Albert Museum. https://t.co/7SwsVUdboU
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @kamlesm @WhiteMughalsFan Another fine example of intricate and detailed carving just visited Konark stone temple. https://t.co/8pLrTGoKbW
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @PersoArabiLearn How are you doing?Happy #RoseDay (Thanks @IndiaArtHistory, didn't know this day) #CompanySchool painting from #Trichinopoly,1860 now… https://t.co/vrMrWLxuKs
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThis tiny African country got the U.N.’s top court to investigate Myanmar for genocide https://t.co/8uuW782WzF @DalrympleWill @AuschwitzMuseum At age 15, he was imprisoned for resistance activities against the German occupation; from there s… https://t.co/DzIEm5TiYM
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan6 February 1927 | Józef Kocik was born in Cracow. This Polish boy was deported by to #Auschwitz on 3 June 1942 from… https://t.co/PRPCCeZ34U
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @AuschwitzMuseum @FinnBlue99fish We have prison camps in the U.S. with refugees in them. Can't escape but, they can… https://t.co/bTn9nJFW1O
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @TangKungPao1 @Tbmast @AuschwitzMuseum @FinnBlue99fish The best way to honor the victims of the Holocaust is protes… https://t.co/LsYMsCYwzd @TangKungPao1 @Tbmast @AuschwitzMuseum @FinnBlue99fish He has a point. We weep over the horrific deaths of these in… https://t.co/SWjgmBeiRA7 February 1939 | French Jewish boy Michel Albagli was born in Paris. In 1944 he was deported to #Auschwitz and mur… https://t.co/Djxu4EFY5R
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @sanjayuvacha @DrSYQuraishi @Soofinama @MohdMuzzammilK @ambrin_hayat @Pupulmimi @thinkalot @iamranahttps://t.co/x9mnMdKNLd
Retweeted by White Mughals FanJaved Khan's Swiss connection,A frail old man sells second hand vintage Swiss watches in sequestered lane of… https://t.co/6WoCaHmktO
Retweeted by White Mughals FanWe are now at 34% of our crowdfunding goal & have 8 days left! Be a part of our documentary film & claim your secre… https://t.co/uqwqjEkzpx
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @waqasmaqsood1 From Akbar onwards, all Emperors were born in India with many having Rajput mothers and their "India… https://t.co/TukqzICCck
Retweeted by White Mughals FanIf Mughals were conquerors then so were the First Indians and Aryans who reached India 65K and 9K years ago from Af… https://t.co/Cu3mugqvNV
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA very efficient system of administration set up by Akbar facilitated an environment of trade and commerce. Thus,… https://t.co/RJjceDeWt8
Retweeted by White Mughals Fansea routes, ports and abolishing many inland tolls and taxes. Indian handicrafts were developed. There was a thrivi… https://t.co/rYvQ4j4MUg
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“Gold and silver come from every quarter of the globe to Hinduostan.” and silver come from every quarter of the glo… https://t.co/1lOQQ53byT
Retweeted by White Mughals FanIn the 18th century, India had overtaken China as the largest economy in the world. From 16th to 18th century, the… https://t.co/bhYMjBWWlo
Retweeted by White Mughals FanIndia had the largest economy till 1000 AD (with GDP share of 28.9 per cent in 1000 AD) but there was no economic g… https://t.co/MoLwsZx78T
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @hemantsarin @SangitaSri @Chemburstudio @Zeelaf01 @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @farida_art @PunjabiRooh @PunchTantrumhttps://t.co/iK2MkX84Mh
Retweeted by White Mughals FanHumayun - An awe-inspiring comeback story! The 2nd Mughal Emperor who lost the Empire he inherited, before recaptur… https://t.co/R8WD4WBD8T
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'A Sikh man with a Halo sitting on a chair'. Gouache painting, c1800 from @ExploreWellcome. A Halo, but isn't a… https://t.co/xiO67630oR
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @dpanikkar @KS1729 Ganesha is dressed in a sampot with a serpent as his sacred thread. "Seated Ganesha" ca. 15th c… https://t.co/BqloBQARBI
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @AudreyTruschke :-) @the_last_harpy_ Historian Audrey Truschke Explains Why The Hindu Right Is Terrified Of Havi… https://t.co/awt2JgfiwK
Retweeted by White Mughals FanAurangzeb? I never heard of him. https://t.co/ZzrPZ1b5R0
Retweeted by White Mughals FanFor your weekend reading: this powerful essay by Deepak Unnikrishnan on growing up in a migrant family in Abu Dhabi… https://t.co/izeyc310mm
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @2nerdyhistgirls @dpanikkar @ClevelandArt Lucky dog! And such a delightful painting!Like all dogs everywhere, this one has slipped his head through the railing to admire & sniff the view. But how man… https://t.co/PrHLeAVgst
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThat VP and Jinnah were close comes as a surprise, although there's no reason why it should. Companions at lunch in… https://t.co/YYVLiQGB7g
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA new blog post: Moloch gibbons and sloth bears .. looking at the work of the #Bengali artist Haludar in the 19th c… https://t.co/0sk7e06Tzn
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @DalrympleWill I just started The Anarchy and it is a brilliant page-turner! Best thing about retirement is having… https://t.co/6GvA7PpjzA
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan“The Anarchy” details the bloody story of the world’s first global corporation https://t.co/o13vBZD2lh
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe great chief Mahadji Scindia passed away in #Pune this day in 1794...his efforts ensured that the north, includi… https://t.co/afxWW2rzde
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what is depicted there? Ram Ravan yuddh scenes from Ramayan at Banteay Srei #Cambodia seems as if embroidery done o… https://t.co/4cqL2K2MQB
Retweeted by White Mughals FanDisability is no hurdle Seneb a high-ranking court official in Ancient Egypt, 2520BC married to priestess, had chil… https://t.co/dqDT6o4Rr6
Retweeted by White Mughals FanHave you heard of a 7 Storied palace, made only from Stone n Bricks. Made in 1623 it still looks majestic. Palace h… https://t.co/aT5GpxUmiu
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @PersoArabiLearn Thanks!When the press is controlled... https://t.co/MArzOHyYtK
Retweeted by White Mughals FanOutrage after Malian Kora player Ballake Sissoko handmade kora 'destroyed by US customs' https://t.co/mlA764zi9F
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThe Book of Indian Kings comprises stories and essays about some of the greatest rulers and statesmen in the histor… https://t.co/juagAJbk2n
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @majesticprimate @GawainTowler @Chemburstudio @kamlesm @DalrympleWill @Pupulmimi @hemantsarin @ambrin_hayathttps://t.co/irAz1vYzDs @WhiteMughalsFan @GawainTowler @Chemburstudio @kamlesm @DalrympleWill @Pupulmimi @hemantsarin @ambrin_hayathttps://t.co/fpg04rCOqD
Retweeted by White Mughals FanTime to bid almost extinct #SiberianCrane farewell as it migrates back from #Bharatpur National Park, #UttarPradeshhttps://t.co/tWHVR1DrCY
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @inthedreaming @essential_chaos @DalrympleWill Not to mention the numerous livestock just walking into the house 😄 @WhiteMughalsFan @essential_chaos @DalrympleWill I have to admit my reaction everytime I see this is to marvel at h… https://t.co/SaHX0vS4aN
Retweeted by White Mughals FanFaiz's Hum Dekhenge is hateful and provocative. But "Goli maro sallon ko" is just an election slogan. Ok cute.
Retweeted by White Mughals FanHindustani Classical Music legend @smudgal, a powerful voice against communalism &divisive elements, joined Shaheen… https://t.co/GM14SvIdAt
Retweeted by White Mughals FanThere are lots of unexpected presences in the annals of art but has anyone ever been quite as unexpected as Franz X… https://t.co/91bIOqxLCE
Retweeted by White Mughals Fanसावन की ऋतू आई री सजनिया प्रीतम घर नहीं आये #ठुमरी #Thumri RASIKAPRIYA SERIES: A NAYIKA PINES FOR HER ABSENT LOVE… https://t.co/lhhqzoLoqQ
Retweeted by White Mughals Fankeep wide open you eyes. such magnificent sight. Kashi Raj Temple just stumble upon such a treasure thought to shar… https://t.co/Yoz0XsP7mH
Retweeted by White Mughals FanFan 1700–1941 made from straw, metal, cotton, wood such exquisite art existed in our bharat see & appreciate… https://t.co/uCIlF1Tk1Z
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan#fan #pankha in #Madhubani #painting a rich heritage kept alive by #women in the Bihar https://t.co/fmU0wvZGdC
Retweeted by White Mughals FanAh yes, the topic of my class lecture today is: How the Mughals Built An Empire Through Peaceful Protests: A Case S… https://t.co/6ffApOlwxG
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan'Be afraid': @alka_MIRROR @MumbaiMirror https://t.co/v3yBysUspt
Retweeted by White Mughals FanA big bow to you @ttindia https://t.co/eKFVSjtOWh
Retweeted by White Mughals FanPrime Minister of the country quotes a satirical website to justify the draconian use of power against democratical… https://t.co/MecQhZR707
Retweeted by White Mughals FanI'm currently researching Rani Rashmoni. Out of curiosity, I Googled her. Interesting how many period dramas are be… https://t.co/XeZU8BxkPe
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @maelduin_ross @ThereseTaylor12 @DalrympleWill It looks like it. With the end result being his death. @PersoArabiLearn I have been working there for the past 4 years. @essential_chaos @DalrympleWill True @WhiteMughalsFan @DalrympleWill It might sound hilarious to colonial apologists, but to me it reeks of #colonial co… https://t.co/uBuCjnlnLI
Retweeted by White Mughals Fan @PersoArabiLearn Yup! I'm back!There are many theories as to why Victorians always look so dour in pictures. Long exposure times made smiling diff… https://t.co/fB9vyhLCqzbut alongwith #homes #temple #deity was also loved it. more #art crept in with #respect #peacock #feather used to m… https://t.co/CtA8gllx8w
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