Ep. 26: The Cholas: Conquerors of Oceans

The Pragati Podcast

Episode   ·  3 Plays

Episode   ·  3 Plays  ·  26:05  ·  Jan 11, 2018


Is it true that the Indian civilisation never attempted to conquer anything beyond the subcontinent? Did Indian and the Chinese courts establish diplomatic relations as early as the 10th century? How did trade transform coastal cities in Medieval India? The 26th episode of The Pragati Podcast goes back to one of the richest and easily overlooked dynasties in India; the Cholas. The hosts Pavan Srinath and Hamsini Hariharan are joined by Devi Yesodharan, author of the historical fiction novel, Empire  Send in your questions, comments and brickbats by writing to podcast@thinkpragati.com, or reach the hosts on twitter as @HamsiniH and @zeusisdead 

26m 5s  ·  Jan 11, 2018

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