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List of Indian Wars and Battles

List of Important battle in India,Important war in India

Generally 2 to 3 questions asked in General Awareness section of exams like SSC CGL, SSC CPO, LIC AO, SSC CHSL & other state exams.Most of these questions are based on the year of war, the names of fighting kingdoms and the name of the winning kingdom/king. Since General awareness section is where you can score marks very easily, you should pay attention on these questions and notes on Battles and Wars fought in Indian History. Here’s the entire list of Wars, year and winners.

          War / Battle         
326 B.C.
Battle of Hydaspas
Porus loses to Alexander
261 B.C.
Kalinga War
Asoka wins but adapts Buddhism
712 A.D.
Invasion of Sind
Mohammed-bin-Qasim invades from the west
1191 A.D.
First Battle of Tarain
Prithviraj Chauhan defeats Mohammed Ghori
1192 A.D.
Second Battle of Tarain
Ghori defeats Prithviraj Chauhan
1194 A.D.
Battle of Chhandwar
Ghori defeats Jaichandra of Kannauj
1526 A.D.
First Battle of Panipat
Babar defeats Ibrahim Lodhi
1527 A.D.
Battle of Khanua
Babar defeats Rana Sanga
1529 A.D.
Battle of Ghaghara
Babar defeats the Afghans
1539 A.D.
Battle of Chausa
Sher Shah Suri defeats Humayun
1540 A.D.
Battle of Kannauj (or Bilgram)
Sher Shah Suri defeats Humayun
1556 A.D.
Second Battle of Panipat
Bairam Khan (representing Akbar) defeats Hemu
1565 A.D.
Battle of Talikota (or Banihatti)
Vijaynagar empire (represented by Sadasiva) loses against an alliance formed by Ahmednagar, Bijapur, Golkonda and Bidar
1576 A.D.
Battle of Haldighati
Akbar defeats Maharana Pratap
1615 A.D.
Mewar submitted to the Mughals
Peace treaty signed between Jahangiri and Rana Amar Singh of Mewar.
1649 A.D.
Mughal-Safavid War
Mughals lose Kandahar to Persia
1658 A.D.
Battle of Dharmatt and Samugarh
Aurangzeb defeats Dara Shikoh
1665 A.D.
Seige of Purandar
Raja Jai Singh defeats Shivaji. Treaty of Purandar signed
1708 A.D.
Battle of Khed
Shahu defeats Tara Bai.
1737 A.D.
Battle of Bhopal
Baji Rao defeats Mohammed Shah.
1739 A.D.
Battle of Karnal
Nadir Shah defeats Mohammed Shah.
1757 A.D.
Battle of Plassey
Robert Cive defeats Siraj-ud-daula, the Nawab of Bengal
1760 A.D.
Battle of Wandiwash
English defeat the French
1761 A.D.
Third Battle of Panipat
Ahmed Shah Abdali defeats Marathas
1764 A.D.
Battle of Buxar
Hector Munro defeats combined armies of Nawab Mir Qasim of Bengal, Nawab Shuja-ud-daula of Awadh and Mughal emperor Shah Alam
Treaty of Allahabad
1767-69 A.D.
First Anglo Mysore War
Hyder Ali defeats English forces
Treaty of Madras
1766-69 A.D.
First Anglo Maratha War
British defeated 
Treaty of Salbai
1770 A.D.
Battle of Udgir
Marathas defeat the Nizam
1780-84 A.D.
Second Anglo Mysore War
Hyder Ali dies. Treaty of Mangalore is signed
Treaty of Manglore
1789-92 A.D.
Third Anglo Mysore War
Tipu Sultan defeated. Treaty of Serirangapatnam is signed.
1799 A.D.
Fourth Anglo Mysore War
Tipu Sultan is defeated and killed
1803-06 A.D.
Second Anglo Maratha War
Marathas lose to the British
Treaty of Deogaon, Treaty of Surjianjangaon,
Treaty of Rajghat, Treaty of Bassien
1817-19 A.D.
Third Anglo Maratha War
Marathas lose to the British again
Treaty of Mandasor
1824-26 A.D.
First Anglo Burmese War
British win over Burmese.
1839-42 A.D.
First Anglo Afghan War
British defeat Afghan ruler Dost Mohammad
Tripartite Treaty between Ranjit Singh,Shah Shuja & Lord Auckland
1845-46 A.D.
First Anglo Sikh War
Sikhs lose to the British
Treaty of Bhairowal
1848-49 A.D.
Second Anglo Sikh War
Punjab annexed by the British
1852 A.D.
Second Anglo Burmese War
British win the war
1865 A.D.
Third Angio Burmese War
British win and Burma is annexed
1868-80 A.D.
Second Anglo Afghan War
Treaty of Gandamak is signed
1919-21 A.D.
Third Anglo Afghan War
Ended in an Artimice. Durand line established.
Treaty of Rawalpindi
1947 A.D.
First Kashmir War
1962 A.D.
Sino Indian War
China won
1965 A.D.
India-Pakistan War
1971 A.D.
India-Pakistan War
1999 A.D.
India-Pakistan war
India regain
possession of


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