The Sultan Ahmed I (the first) established Himmatnager in 1426 AD to put a control on the political Activities of the Rao of Idar. The Sultan loved the place so much that it was renamed as Ahmedanagar from the name of him. Thereafter, in 1848 AD, it was again handed over to the kingdom of Idar and got re-christened to its current name Himmatnagar, derived from the king Himmat Singh ji, the ruler of the state in those times.
Idar is a beautifully established town located at the foothills of the 500 ft high rocky hill on which the Fort of Idar Gadh lies.
The Pahiyar Rajputs are believed to have re-established Idar. These rajputs have ruled over Idar by operating from Chittor. During the 12th century, the king of Idar joined hands with king Pruthviraj Chauhan to fight against the Muslim rulers and eventually got killed in 1193 during the battle of Thanesar, a battle that proved to be a fatal loss for the Hindus. Thereafter Idar went into the hands of Hathi Sord Koli after whose death his son Shamaliyo came into the throne. The Rathod king Sonangji killed Shamaliyo and established his dysnasty in Idar. Thereafter the Rathod dynasty ruled Idar for many decades.
Vijaynagar was the second most important kingdom amongst the merged kingdoms. Most of the people here belonged to the backward communities. The entire area is covered with mountains and forests. The ancient temples of Shiv, Mahavir and Sun are located near Abhapur that lies about 8 km from Vijaynagar. While on his campaign to attack Patan, Alf khan, the brother of Allaudin Khilji, destroyed the Sharaneshwar Mahadev temple constructed in 1100 AD. The temple has beautiful sculptural designs on all of its four sides. The archeological department has taken good measures for its maintenance.
The Prantij was once a part of Ahmedabad district is also merged in this district. During the major division of the Mumbai State in 1956, several subdivisions like Vidarbh, Marathwada, Saurashtra and Kutch were formed. When the
A visit to the changing of the guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace leads to the serendipitous occurence of stumbling upon a street theater production of "The Sultan's Elephant" -- a Jules Verne-like story of a Sultan, his time machine disguised as an elephant, a rocket ship, and the girl of the Sultan's dreams.
Sultan Hills 2 project with Husnu Senlendirici music
A speed test between three cars in the video game Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. The three cars are the Buffalo muscle car (third generation Chevrolet Camaro Z28), Sultan Japanese import tuner (1992 Subaru Impreza Turbo) and the Fortune grand touring coupe (1989 Ford Thunderbird LX).
Vietnow 18 - Tha Sultan Of Swing is a 2003 silent film directed by Morgan Fisher. The film is shot entirely in close-ups, considering the "status of the insert shot in an ingenious way", according to film expert Susan Oxtoby.
It is filmed in both colour and black and white, on 16mm.
Vietnow 18 - Tha Sultan Of Swing was screened on October 18, 2003 during the New York Film Festival, and on September 13, 2004 at the 2004 Toronto International Film Festival as part of the Wavelengths programming.
Another quality movie from Viethen Production$.
Lead Guitar Solos to Sultans Of Swing - Get the whole song in Slow Motion - PlayGuitarSoloscom.
Me playing Dire Strait's Sultans of Swing - the first solo of the song - on my acoustic.
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