The Battle of Plassey was a watershed moment in Indian history, marking the first major victory of the East India Company. On June 23 1757, the decisive British victory against the combined forces of Siraj ud-Daulah and the French East India Company established their supremacy in Bengal.
We celebrate and acknowledge the contributions of Sharan Rani Backliwal—India’s first female sarod player. Counted among the greatest musicians of the 20th century, she paved the future for women-instrumentalists.
We strive to make openly licensed digital collections accessible to everyone—so we can all get creative with it! We invite you to have a little fun with our GIF-stickers on Insta.
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