Category:Kingdom of Mysore
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English: The Mysore Kingdom (1399–1947 AD) was a kingdom of southern India, traditionally believed to have been founded in 1399 in the vicinity of the modern city of Mysore. The kingdom, which was ruled by the en:Wodeyar family, initially served as a vassal state of the Vijayanagara Empire. With the decline of the Vijayanagara Empire (circa 1565), the kingdom became independent. The 17th century saw a steady expansion of its territory and the kingdom annexed large expanses of what is now southern Karnataka and parts of Tamil Nadu to become a powerful state in the southern Deccan. The kingdom reached the height of its military power and dominion in the latter half of the 18th century under Haider Ali and his son Tipu Sultan. The Wodeyars continued to rule the state until Indian independence in 1947, when Mysore acceded to the Union of India.
historic state in India
|Instance of||vassal state (Vijayanagara Empire, 1565),|
princely state of the British Raj (1799, 1947),
historical country (1399, 1948)
|Basic form of government|
|Dissolved, abolished or demolished|
This category has the following 16 subcategories, out of 16 total.
- ► Flags of the Kingdom of Mysore (5 F)
- ► Indian Institute of Science (6 C, 46 F)
- ► Karnataka (13 C, 3 P, 132 F)
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