Maharaja Ranjit Singh: A reign still remembered

A recent poll by historians termed Maharaja Ranjit Singh the greatest world leader

Maharaja Ranjit Singh: A reign still remembered

Harjeet Singh Gill 

In those dark days of colonialism all over the world, when slavery of the conquered was considered normal, Ranjit Singh dealt with his governed populace with love and affection

Maharaja Ranjit Singh is an icon of Indian and Punjab history. We have been emphasising his greatness in polity, in his concern for religions and sects of his governed populace, in his love for all, in his incisive understanding of human values in an age when there was the rule of brutal force and tyranny all over the world.