- 1500 CE

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1500 CE

Events in half century preceding 1500 CE

1451 C.E - Bahlul Khan Lodhi ascends the throne of the Delhi sultanate starting the Lodhi dynasty

1452 C.E - Sankardev Srimanta the legendary poet, playwright, socio religious reformer is born during rule of Ahom king Susenphaa

1469 C.E - Guru Nanak, the founder of Sikhism is born

1470 C.E - Kabir Das the student of Ramananda continues bhakti tradition with his couplets

1477 C.E - Ahom king Suhenphaa war with Nagas and beats them completely

1485 C.E - Saluva Narasimha Deva Raya drives out Praudha Raya ending the Sangama Dynasty in Vijayanagara

1486 C.E - Advent of Chaitanya Mahaprabhu, founder of Gaudiya Vaishnavism and leader of the world's first civil disobedience movement, in Navadwip, West Bengal

1490 C.E - Ahmadnagar declares independence, followed by Bijapur and Berar in the same year thus breaking up the Bahmani sultanate into Deccan sultanates

1498 C.E - Vasco de Gama's first voyage from Europe to India and back

1499 C.E - Sikandar Lodi tries to attack Bihar and Gwalior but beaten by Rajputs under Rana Sanga & Mansingh