The southern waters of the Indian Ocean were explored by the British navigator and explorer James Cook in 1772.
Which country is known as land of seven seas?
‘ (Ps. 24:2)? This refers to the seven seas and four rivers that surround the land of Israel.
Who came first in India?
ii) Francis de Almeida (1505-1509): He was the 1st Governor General of Portuguese settlement in India. He followed a policy called BLUE WATERFALLS (strengthening the naval power to expel Arabs from Arabian sea and Indian ocean).
European Powers That Came To India.
|Came to India||1498|
Who found the sea route to India?
Vasco da Gama’s name has figured in all history books, whether they relate to World, European,1 Asian or Indian history,2 as a great sailor and adventurer. He has been solely credited with the honour of having discovered the sea-route from Europe to India via the Cape of Good Hope.