The first Maharaja of the Sikh Empire, which ruled the northwest Indian subcontinent in the early half of the 19th century.- Ranjit Singh
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Gurdwara located in the city of Amritsar, Punjab, India.
Maharaja Ranjit Singh, after founding the Sikh Empire, rebuilt it in marble and copper in 1809, and overlaid the sanctum with gold leaf in 1830.
The military force of the Khalsa, formed in 1598 by Guru Hargobind.
Due to the lifelong efforts of the Maharaja and his European officers, it gradually became a prominent fighting force of Asia.
The Sikh Empire, also known as the Punjab Empire, was a state originating in the Indian subcontinent, formed under the leadership of Ranjit Singh, who established an empire based in the Punjab.
City and capital of Gujranwala Division located in Pakistan.
The city served as the capital of the Sukerchakia Misl state between 1763 and 1799, and is the birthplace of the founder of the Sikh Empire, Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
Second largest city in the Indian state of Punjab, after Ludhiana.
During Sikh Empire in 1822 Maharaja Ranjit Singh fortified the city starting from a wall at Katra Maha Singh area.
Sikhs ( or ; ਸਿੱਖ, ) are people who adhere to Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the late 15th century in the Punjab region of present-day Pakistan, based on the revelation of Guru Nanak.
The Confederacy of these states was unified and transformed into the Sikh Empire under Maharaja Ranjit Singh.
One of the four provinces of Pakistan.
In 1799, the Sikh Empire was formally established under the rule of Ranjit Singh with its capital based in Lahore, and Punjab remained under Sikh rule until the arrival of the British Empire.
The second Maharaja of the Sikh Empire.
He was the eldest son of Maharaja Ranjit Singh, founder of the Sikh Empire and his consort, Maharani Datar Kaur.
The last Maharaja of the Sikh Empire.
He was Maharaja Ranjit Singh's youngest son, the only child of Maharani Jind Kaur.
Northernmost geographical region of the Indian subcontinent.
In 1820 the Sikh Empire, under Ranjit Singh, annexed Kashmir.