Partition of Bharat happened 7 times over 61 years timeframe


Afghanistan was separated from India in 1876, Nepal in 1904, Bhutan in 1906, Tibet in 1907, Sri Lanka in 1935, Myanmar (Burma) in 1937 & Pakistan in 1947

Sri Lanka
The old name of Sri Lanka was Sinhaldeep. Sinhaldeep was later renamed Ceylon. Sri Lanka’s name was Tamraparni during the reign of Emperor Ashoka. Mahendra, son of Ashoka went to Sri Lanka to propagate Buddhism.

The ancient name of Afghanistan was Upganasthan & Kandahar’s was Gandhara.
In 1876 Gandamak treaty was signed between Russia & Britain. After the treaty, Afghanistan was accepted as a separate country.

Myanmar (Burma)
Ancient name of Myanmar was Brahmadesh. In 1937, the recognition of a separate country to Myanmar was given. In ancient times Hindu king Anandavrata ruled here.

Nepal was known as Deodhar in ancient times. Lord Buddha was born in Lumbini and mata Sita was born in Janakpur which is in Nepal today.
In 1951, Maharaja Tribhuvan Singh of Nepal appealed to the then PM of India, JLN to merge Nepal with India, but he rejected the proposal.

Thailand was known as Syam until 1939. The construction of Buddhist temples in Syam began in the 3rd century. The capital of Thailand Bangkok also has hundreds of Hindu temples.

Cambodia is derived from the Sanskrit name Kamboj, was part of unbroken India. The Kaundinya dynasty of Indian origin ruled here from the 1st century. National language was Sanskrit.
Even today in Cambodia, the names of Indian months such as Chet, Visakh, Asadha are used. The world famous “Ankorwat temple” dedicated to Lord Vishnu, which was built by the king Suryadev Varman is here.

The ancient name of Vietnam is Champadesh & its principal cities were Indrapur, Amravati and Vijay.
Many Shiva, Lakshmi, Parvati & Saraswati temples will still be found here.

The ancient name of Malaysia was Malay Desh which is a Sanskrit word implying land of mountains. Malaysia is also mentioned in Ramayana & Raghuvansham. The main script here was Brahmi & Sanskrit was the main language.

The ancient name of Indonesia is Dipantar Bharat which is mentioned in the Puranas. Deepantar Bharat means the ocean across India.The largest Shiva temple was in the island of Java. The names of the leading institutions of Indonesia even today are in Sanskrit.

The ancient name of Tibet was Trivishtam which was divided into two parts. One part was given to China & other to Lama after an agreement b/w Chinese & British in 1907.

Bhutan was separated from India by the British in 1906 & recognized as a separate country. Bhutan is derived from the Sanskrit word Bhu Utthan which means high ground.

There was partition of India on August 14, 1947 by British & Pakistan came into existence as East Pakistan & West Pakistan. In 1971 with the cooperation of India, Pakistan was divided again & Bangladesh came into existence.

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