Polygar

Some articles on polygars, polygar:

Puli Devar - Puli Thevar's Struggle-quoted From Caldwell's History of Tirunelveli
... of Arcot annexed the kingdom of Madura in Western Tamil Nadu, but the Polygars or Lords of Madura Kingdom were in no mood to compromise with Nawab ... The Polygars refused to pay taxes and pay homage to Nawab ... As mentioned before, Polygars viewed Nawab as a usurper who deposed the rightful dynasty of Madura Kingdom ...
Puli Thevar's Struggle-quoted From Caldwell's History of Tirunelveli
... the kingdom of Madura in Western Tamil Nadu, but the Polygars or Lords of Madura Kingdom were in no mood to compromise with Nawab ... The Polygars refused to pay taxes and pay homage to Nawab ... As mentioned before, Polygars viewed Nawab as a usurper who deposed the rightful dynasty of Madura Kingdom ...
Panchalankurichi - Polygar
... and gained from them the possession of that territory.” “Each of the later Polygar was … called Kattaboma Nayaka, this name being the family title.” Under ...
Polygar War
... Polygar War or Palayakarar Wars refers to the wars fought between the Polygars (Palayakarrars) of former Madurai Kingdom in Tamil Nadu, India and the British East India ... protracted jungle campaigns against the Polygar armies and finally defeated them ...
Surandai - Polygar Rule and The Revolts
... during the time of troubles that began in 1732, the Marava polygars of the province openly defied the Dalavay’s authority and stopped paying tribute ... Polygar Kattari Velladurai was the leader of the defiant polygars from Vadagarai, Nerkattumseval ruled by Puli Thevar and Sivagiri. 1754-1762 but abandoned the cause before the polygars’ final defeat in 1762 ...