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Mrunal's Prelim MockTest- History Culture: Foreign travelers from M.East & Europe
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In this round, we'll learn about notable foreign travelers from Middle East and Europe that came to India during and medieval times, and we'll solve the previous questions asked about it in various exams of UPSC such as civil services and combined defense services.

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Sir very great to see you....Keep going, make free session of Economic series also....
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sir i have read old ncerts do i also need to study themes of india ncert pls advise
china does not touch uzbekistan,its kyrgystan and tajakistan on east
Sir please also upload some free lessons of economics on you tube
bht jordar lessons hai sir as always... Rahul Gandhi k shehar se.. :)
  1. Last video Fahien (C2): 4th Cen Hiuen Tsang (Harsha): 7th Cen Itsing: 7th Cen Marco Polo (S.India): 13th Cen (Italy) We were practicing UPSC History MCQs about Foreign Travelers land Belarus Slovakia Germanyczech Rep. Ukraine Slovenia Hungari Kazakhsta France stria Al Baruni: 10th Croatia Moldova Romania erland gal SpainSerbia Montenegro Bulgaria Armenia Uzbekistan Turkmenistan Afghanistan Liechtenstein rbaijan ece Turkey Maltaprus Syria Tunisia Lebenon Iran Iraq Morocco Algeria Israel Jordon Kuwait Libia Ibn Battuta: 14th C Map Source: Class12 Guj board Geography Textbook


  2. Notable Middle-east Foreign Travelers in India Al-Biruni (10-11th) lbn Battuta, (14th) . Uzbekistani Mathematician, Astronomer (Not Middle East) . Came with Mahmud Ghazni. yunacademy . Accepted the Brahmanical e but disapproved of the notion of .Book: Tarikh-Al-Hind; Kitab Ul . Took Aryabhata's teachings to description of the caste system, pollution. Hind. West, and Translated Euclid's work into Sanskrit.


  3. Last video Fahien (C2): 4th Cen Hiuen Tsang(Harsha): 7th Cen Itsing: 7th Cen Marco Polo (S.India): 13th Cen (Italy) We were practicing UPSC History MCQs about Foreign Travelers land Belarus Slovakia Germanyczech Rep. Ukraine Slovenia Hungari Kazakhsta France stria Al Baruni: 10th Croatia Moldova Romania erland gal SpainSerbia Montenegro Bulgaria Armenia Uzbekistan Turkmenistan Afghanistan Liechtenstein rbaijan ece Turkey Maltaprus Syria Tunisia Lebenon Iran Iraq Morocco Algeria Israel Jordon Kuwait Libia Ibn Battuta: 14th C Map Source: Class12 Guj board Geography Textbook


  4. Notable Middle-east Foreign Travelers in India Al-Biruni (10-11th) lbn Battuta, (14th) Morocco (Africa), Book Rihla Came in Tughlaq's time, became Qazi, sent to jail, attacked by Robbers (just like Hieun Tsang) . Uzbekistani Mathematician, Astronomer . Came with Mahmud Ghazni. . Accepted the Brahmanical unacademy description of the caste system, e Raziya Sultana rode on horseback, . but disapproved of the notion of no purdah. pollution. Book: Tarikh-Al-Hind; Kitab UI Hind. . Female Slave system in India. . Cities: crowded streets & colorful market Wrote about Pan, Coconut, Horse Postal System (Uluq), although footpost system much faster than horses. . Took Aryabhata's teachings to West, and Translated Euclid's work into Sanskrit. . Chieftains used bamboo defense


  5. Notable Middle-east Foreign Travelers in India Al-Biruni (10-11th) lbn Battuta, (14th) e Uzbekistani Mathematician, Morrocco (Africa), Book Rihla Came in Tughlaq's time, became Qazi, sent to jail, attacked by Robbers Astronomer . Came with Mahmud Ghazni. . Accepted the Brahmanical unacademy description of the caste system, but disapproved of the notion of pollution. Book: Tarikh-Al-Hind; Kitab UI Hind. Raziya Sultana rode on horseback, no purdah. Female Slave system in India. Cities: crowded streets & colorful market Wrote about Pan, Coconut, Horse Postal System (Uluq), although footpost system much faster than horses. . Took Aryabhata's teachings to West, and Translated Euclid's work into Sanskrit. After him :15-16th Cent. : Abdur Razzaq Samarqandi, Mahmud Wali Balkhi (became Sanyasi), Shaikh Ali Hazin (disgusted with India) . Chieftains used bamboo defense


  6. These given in NCERI so have to prepare Duarte Barbosa (16") Portuguese writer, S. 1 India's trade, Society an Cze stria Manucci (17th): Italian doctor, never returned to Europe. Just like Rahul Gandhi & his mom Fahien: 4 Hiuen Tsang:7 Itsing: 7 Marco Polo: 13 (Italy) ermanV Ka Al Baruni Siovenia Croatia Moldova France Romania Bulgaria Armenia Uzbekistan Turkmenistan Afghanistan Liechtenstein rbaijan enegro yprus Israel Jordon gal Spain Father Antonio Monserrate Akbar's court (16th C.) Turkey yria Strait of Gibraltar sia Lebenorn Iraq Iran Morocco Algeria Kuwait Libia Ibn Battuta (14) Map Source: Class12 Guj board Geography Textbook


  7. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Medieval India Q. Who among the following European travellers never returned to Europe and settled down in India? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. Duarte Barbosa B. Manucci C. Tavernier D. Bernier unacademy Given in NCERT themes-ll Ch. Through the eyes of Travellers Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  8. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims MockTest: History: Medieval India Q. Who among the following European travellers never returned to Europe and settled down in India? (UPSC's- CDS-ii-2018) A. Duarte Barbosa (S.India) B. Manucci (never returned) C. Tavernier (Jeweler) D. Bernier (Mughal) unacademy Given in NCERT themes-ll Ch. Through the eyes of Travellers Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  9. 17th Century: 2 travelers from France First, Jean-Baptiste Tavernier French jeweller Compared India to Iran and the Then. Fran ois Bernier . French doctor, physician to Shah . Came to India six times. Jahan's eldest son Dara Shukoh . "Travels in the Mughal Empire'" . Mughal's owned all land, and unacademy Ottoman empire. distributed among Nobles. No Private property unlike Europe- disastrous consequences, because land owner's sons will not inherit so they'll not develop. There is no 'Middle Class', only rich and poor. Mughal camp towns, Karkhana, Sati System Image source: Wikipedia


  10. Mock Question Q9. Who among the following mentioned the incidents of Sati system in India? 1. Marco Polo 2. Hiuen Tsang 3. Fran ois Bernier Ans. Codes A) 1 and 2 only B) 1 and 3 only C) 2 and 3 Already taught #1 and #2 in the last lecture . unacademy D) 3 only. Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  11. UPSC examiner's prem for foreign travelers in Prelims-2018 Q. Which one of the following foreign travellers elaborately discussed about diamonds and diamond mines of India? (Pre18 Set-D) A. Francois Bernier Indirectly hinted in NEW NCERT, and what I've already taught ademy B. Jean-Baptiste Tavernier C. Jean de Thevenot D. Abbe Barthelemy Carre Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  12. UPSC examiner's prem for foreign travelers in CDS-2018-ii Q13. According to the French traveler Tavernier, the majority of houses in Varanasi during the 17th century were made of (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. brick and mud B. stone and thatch C. wood and stone D. brick and stone Who prepares in this much detail!!? Anyways try to "guess."... nacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  13. UPSC examiner's prem for foreign travelers in CDS-2018-ii Q13. According to the French traveler Tavernier, the majority of houses in Varanasi during the 17th century were made of (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. brick and mud B. stone and thatch C. wood and stone D. brick and stone unacademy Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip


  14. Mrunal's UPSC Prelims Mock Test: History: Medieval India Q. The class of Amar Nayakas in Vijayanagara is a reference to which of the following? (UPSC's-CDS-ii-2018) A. Village Chieftains B. Senior Civil Servants C. Tributary Chiefs D. Military Commanders unacademy This is given in NEW NCERT Themes in Indian History-ll / Class-12 Chapter 3 Pause Video to Attempt it Yourself 100% Surety 50:50 Skip