Yakshis: social influencers of the ancient world? Image: The Heritage Lab
Yakshis: social influencers of the ancient world? Image: The Heritage Lab
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The Facebook and Instagram memes bringing Indian history (and independence struggle) back to life

  • Mad Mughal Memes, Heritage Hindustan and Indian History Meme are among a new wave of social media sites using a healthy dose of laughter to deliver lessons from the past
  • Among their fans are noted historians and authors, from William Dalrymple and Manu S. Pillai to Rana Safvi, Ursula Weekes and Ira Mukhoty

Yakshis: social influencers of the ancient world? Image: The Heritage Lab
Yakshis: social influencers of the ancient world? Image: The Heritage Lab
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