Raj

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Raj or RAJ may refer to:

Indian history[edit]

Pronounced IPA /ɹɑːdʒ/ "kingdom"

  • British Raj, the British Empire in India (sometimes referred to as Indian Empire)
  • Company Raj, the British East India Company in the Indian subcontinent
  • Licence Raj, the former Indian system of elaborate licences, regulations and accompanying red tape
  • Mafia Raj, where public property and funds are controlled by a criminalised nexus of politicians and business interests

Places[edit]

Pronounced IPA /raj/ "paradise"

People[edit]

  • Raj (name), including a list of people and characters with the name
  • Raj caste, a Hindu ethnic group in India and Pakistan

Other[edit]

See also[edit]