An ancient city situated on the eastern bank of the Kshipra River, Ujjain was the most prominent city on the Malwa plateau of central India for much of its history. It emerged as the political centre of central India around 600 BCE.
Name the kingdom which first used elephants in wars
If we read the ancient indian history then we will found king Porus used elephants against the Alexander in battle of hydaspas. Chandragupta maurya did used elephants in his conquest of whole India. Elephants were part of Ashoka's army.
When Alexander invaded India, Magadha was being ruled by the
At the time when Alexander had come to invade India, the most powerful kingdom was Magadha, under the rule of Nanda dynasty. This king maintained a huge force of 200,000 infantry, 80,000 cavalry, 8000 chariots and 6000 war elephants.
Which ruler murdered his father, Bimbisara
to ascend the throne?