A princely state, also called native state (legally, under the British) or Indian state (for those states on the subcontinent), was a nominally sovereign  monarchy ...
In principle, the princely states had internal autonomy, while by treaty the British Crown had suzerainty and was responsible for the states' external affairs.
That worthy sachem landed in princely state, arrayed in a bright blue blanket and red breech clout, with an extra quantity of paint and feathers, attended by a train ...
A princely state (also called a native state or Indian state) was a state within the former British Indian Empire where a native Indian prince held rule on behalf of ...
premiered in Fall 2000 with a focus on philately* of the princely states of India, known by stamp collectors as the "convention" and "feudatory" states.
Template:Princely states of India topics A princely state (also called native state or Indian state) was a nominally sovereign entity of British India during the ...
Nagar (Urdu: الله أكبر , riasat nagar) was a princely state in the northernmost part of Gilgit–Baltistan, Pakistan. Until August 1947, it was in a ...
Sandur State (Kannada: ಸಂಡೂರು ಸಂಸ್ಥಾನ) was a princely state of India during the British Raj, part of the Madras States Agency.
The State of Khairpur (Urdu: ریاست خیرپور ), also transliterated as Khairpur   or Khayrpur, was a princely state on the Indus River in modern-day ...
Other sources of information on the Indian princely states include: Charles Allen and Sharada Dwivedi Lives of the Indian Princes London: Century Publishing, 1984