Sunday, May 16, 2021

Alexander’s Invasion

Alexander’s Invasion 

Alexander was born in 356 BC as the son of King Philip II of Mascedonia. 

Epirus or Olympias was Alexanders mother. 

Aristotle was Alexander’s teacher. 

He became the king in 336 BC 

He defeated the Persian ruler Darius III. 

Alexander founded the city of Alexandria in Egypt 

 In 326 BC Alexander defeated Porus (Purushothama) the ruler of Punjab and Captured Taxila through the battle of Hydaspes on the banks of river Jhelum. 

Ambhi the ruler of Taxila invited Alexander to India.

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