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Ram “Janmabhoomi” through history’s prism

Ayodhya, Jai Shri Ram, Ram Janmabhoomi Movement, Babri Structure, Kanpur, Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Mir Baki, Babur, Akbar, Jahangir, Shahjahan, Aurangzeb, Amir Ali, Ramcharan Das, Warsaw, Russian Orthodox Christian Cathedral, Moors, Spain
Ram Janmabhoomi and its essence for Hindus

(The destruction of Babri Structure this week 24 years ago was a seminal moment in India's history.

Facts on J & K that never reached you

Jammu and Kashmir, Left Historians, Indian Union, Hari Singh, Letter of Accession, Lord Mountbatten, Ladakh, Gilgit, Sheikh Abdullah, Baltistan, Mirpur, Muzaffarabad, National Conference, Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah, Gujjar, Shia, Ladakh, Government of India Act 1947
Maharaja Hari Singh, Nehru and Sheikh Abdullah

History, in India, is a strange subject and historians even stranger. The subject is reviled by students who perceive it to be dull and boring.