The Ahom kingdom (1228–1826, called Kingdom of Assam in medieval times) was a medieval kingdom in the Brahmaputra valley in Assam that maintained its sovereignty for nearly 600 years and successfully resisted Mughal expansion in North East India. It was able to establish its suzerainty over the Brahmaputra valley and had a profound effect on the political and social life in the region. The kingdom was established by en:Sukaphaa, a Tai prince from en:Mong Mao. With the defeat of the Burmese after the en:First Anglo-Burmese War and the en:Treaty of Yandaboo in 1826, control of the kingdom passed into British East India Company hands.
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Media in category "Ahom Kingdom"
The following 22 files are in this category, out of 22 total.
- Ahom insignia plain.svg 124 KB
- Ahom sculpture.JPG 397 KB
- Ahom sculptures.JPG 1,002 KB
- Ahom warriors.JPG 288 KB
- Ahom-kingdom-c1826p.png 2.09 MB
- AhomBlouse2.JPG 715 KB
- AhomShirt.JPG 875 KB
- Battle of saraighat.svg 25 KB
- Dola.jpg 327 KB
- KingkhapMekhela.JPG 388 KB
- Moidam..jpg 1.6 MB
- Rang Ghar.jpg 361 KB
- Sukafa.jpg 103 KB
- Sukapha.jpg 256 KB
- Yandabo treaty.jpg 70 KB