History of Uttarakhand for UKPSC Exam By Vikram Bhardwaj

If you're preparing for the UKPSC exams, it's essential to have a solid understanding of the history of Uttarakhand. This comprehensive guide provides an in-depth look at the political, social, and cultural history of the region, offering insights into the roots of its people and traditions. By studying Uttarakhand's past, you'll be better equipped to tackle the exam questions and gain a deeper appreciation for the rich cultural heritage of this northern Indian state.
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Created by Sadei Chandra Institute, Last updated Thursday 16-Feb-2023 Bi-lingual
What you’ll learn?
  • Ancient civilization and culture: The history of Uttarakhand dates back to ancient times, and the region has been home to various civilizations and cultures, which have left a significant impact on its history.
  • Dynasties and rulers: Over the centuries, various dynasties have ruled over the region, including the Katyuri dynasty, the Gurkha dynasty, and the British Empire. Studying the history of these rulers can provide insights into the political and social history of Uttarakhand.
  • Geographical significance: Uttarakhand is known for its rich natural resources and geographical features, including the Himalayan mountain range, which has played a significant role in shaping the region's history.
  • Socio-cultural history: Uttarakhand has a rich socio-cultural history, and studying it can help us understand the customs, traditions, and beliefs of the people of the region.
  • Freedom struggle: Like many other regions of India, Uttarakhand also played a significant role in India's freedom struggle. The people of Uttarakhand participated in various movements and protests against British colonial rule.

Curriculum for this class
17 Lessons 06:19:00 Hours
17 Lessons 06:19:00 Hours
  • Kuninda Dynasty 00:16:30
  • Paurav Vansh 00:23:30
  • Katyuri Vansh 00:22:00
  • Katyuri Vansh Part-2 00:23:15
  • Parmar Vansh 00:23:30
  • Parmar Vansh Part-2 00:30:00
  • Parmar Vansh Part-3 00:31:30
  • Parmar Vansh Part-4 00:22:15
  • Introduction of Gorkha 00:27:00
  • Anglo-Gorkha Dispute 00:14:00
  • Chand Vansh 00:27:00
  • Chand Vansh Part-2 00:28:30
  • Chand Vansh Part-3 00:19:45
  • Chand Vansh Part-4 00:11:00
  • Tehri Vansh 00:25:00
  • Tehri Vansh Part-2 00:17:00
  • British Shashan 00:17:15
  • A basic understanding of Indian history and geography: Learning the history of Uttarakhand requires a basic understanding of Indian history, geography, and culture. Knowledge of the broader socio-political context in which Uttarakhand evolved can also be helpful.
  • Good reading and comprehension skills: Reading and comprehending historical texts, documents, and articles is a critical requirement for learning the history of Uttarakhand. Good reading skills will help in understanding the nuances of the subject and its relevance in today's world.
  • Critical thinking and analytical skills: Studying history requires a critical analysis of events, causes, and consequences. Analytical skills will help in understanding and evaluating the significance of events and their impact on Uttarakhand's society.
  • Access to quality resources: Access to quality resources, such as books, articles, and recorded videos, is essential for studying the history of Uttarakhand. This will help in gaining a deeper understanding of the subject and its nuances.
  • A willingness to learn: A willingness to learn and an open-minded approach to history is essential for gaining a thorough understanding of Uttarakhand's history. It is important to approach the subject without any preconceived notions and to be open to new ideas and perspectives.
  • Familiarity with the local culture and traditions: Understanding the local culture, traditions, and language of Uttarakhand can provide valuable insights into the state's history and evolution. This will help in gaining a better understanding of the subject matter and its relevance to the region's people.
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The history of Uttarakhand is the most essential part of the Uttarakhand State exams in which Uttarakhand's history is the most extensive part of the state GS syllabus.

The recorded class videos of the history of Uttarakhand provide an excellent opportunity to learn about the past of this northern Indian state. These videos offer a comprehensive look at the political, social, and cultural history of Uttarakhand, covering various topics such as ancient civilizations, dynasties, rulers, and socio-cultural history. Watching these videos can provide an immersive learning experience, complete with visual aids and expert analysis. By learning about Uttarakhand's past through recorded videos, you can gain a deeper understanding of the region's roots, traditions, and cultural heritage, making it an excellent resource for students, history enthusiasts, and anyone interested in learning more about this fascinating Indian state.

The course includes the details of the Kuninda Dynasty, Paurav Vansh, Katyuri Vansh, Parmar Vansh, Gorkha, Anglo-Gorkha Dispute, Chand Vansh, Tehri Vansh, British Shashan which is a very important part of Uttarakhand PCS i.e. civil services examination.  

This course is also beneficial for UKPCS, UKSSSC, lecturer, group exams, and other state exams.

Vikram Bhardwaj, having good experience of 7+ years of teaching, is presently teaching in various institutes in Dehradun. In this course, he is presenting a complete knowledge of Uttarakhand that will help you understand the pattern of State's exams and civil services exams, etc.

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