Tiger of Mysore
May 1, 2018 / Spotlight
As you study the vault marked ‘Tipu Sultan’ in the Sarmaya archives, a picture begins to emerge. Of a man who sought beauty and harmony in everything he created, from coins to palaces. Of a warrior so fierce, even his enemies admired him. Of a ruler so charismatic and flawed, even history hesitates to pass judgement.
A magnificent work of art that details Tipu's final moments
Snapshots of Tipu’s territory, as seen through the Sarmaya collection
Love him or hate him, but you have to admit, the man had style
Understanding the complex character who once ruled a kingdom.
Essential reading if you're fascinated by the Tiger of Mysore