Bengali T-Shirt – Raja Shashanka Print
When you think of Bengal as a political kingdom, what comes first to your mind? Nawab Siraj ud Daulah? Robert Clive? Warren Hastings? Was there no indigenous hero who made Bengal and its citizens feel proud of themselves? TFI pays a humble tribute to the glorious Bangla ruler through their Bengali T-shirts in TFI Store.
To be honest, there was one, not that many people have heard of him. Ruler of the Gauda dynasty, and named after Bhagwan Shiva, also known as Shashank Shekhar, Raja Shashanka emerged from the ruins of the once glorious Gupta Empire. He ruled the independent state of Bengal from 590 to 625 AD.
Raja Shashanka was a contemporary of the famed Pushyabhuti ruler, Samrat Harshavardhana from Thanesar, Kannauj, as well as Samrat Pulakeshin II of the Chalukyan dynasty. His capital was at Karnasubarna, the same city where the capital of the once famed Anga kingdom of Mahabharata’s Karna once stood, and which is now a part of the modern-day city of Murshidabad in the Indian state of West Bengal.
It was Raja Shashanka who first carved the independent state of Bengal. Not did he assert his identity in the eastern India with fanfare, like Pulakeshin II, he also kept the advance of Samrat Harshavardhana in check. It is under his guidance that the Bengali calendar, used as the national calendar by our neighboring nation Bangladesh, as well as some of the Indian states like West Bengal, Tripura etc., was created in his reign.
If we really need to credit someone for establishing the identity of Bengal throughout India, it has to be Raja Shashanka, who not only created a mark of his own with his astute administration, but also saved his kingdom from intern squabblings, as well as incessant invasions.
Bengali T-shirts collection:
The most widely used piece of clothing today is a T-shirt that forms an integral part of your wardrobe – be it for your morning run, Gym, Friday dressing at office, a campout with friends or maybe getting to bed! tfi-store offers a wide range of bengali long sleeve t-shirts featuring Devbhasha Sanskrit Collection in the form of various quotes and graphics and historical warriors like Rani Lakshmibai and Lachit Borphukan from every corner of India, catering to Men, Women, Kids and Toddlers. TFI pays a humble tribute to the glorious Bangla ruler through their Raja Shashanka collection of T shirts in TFI Store.
TFIStore from the house of The Frustrated Indian is trying to make Indian culture cool with its unique Historical Heroes and Sanskrit apparel collection. Now wear your History with pride and flaunt Devbhasha Sanskrit on your long sleeves t-shirt.
100% combed cotton with single jersey to make it wrinkle-free and smooth. Doesn’t let you feel hot!
180 gsm bio-washed material for a soft and silky fabric finish, along with superior colour brightness. Lasts up to 20 washes.
Stretch resistant precision prints with higher details and unlimited colors using Epson Ultrachrome DG inks.
WASH CARE INSTRUCTIONS
Do not wash and dry at high temperatures. High-temperature washes can fade and crack the print, and a high-temperature dryer settings can shrink the garment, as well as damage the print.
To prolong the life of prints, we suggest following the care instructions below:
Wash inside out with cold water with mild detergent and similar colors using a gentle cycle.
Tumble dry low, or hang-dry for longest life.
Do not bleach and do not dry clean. No fabric softeners.
If ironing is necessary, iron inside-out on the lowest setting. Do not iron printed area.
TFIStore from the house of The Frustrated Indian is trying to make Indian Culture cool with its unique historical Heroes and Sanskrit apparel collection.
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