Fareeha Arshad
Scientist | History Nerd | Writer | Learner | Reader | https://findingfareeha.substack.com/ | I write to save lives. Or perhaps just mine.

Because Urdu is more than a language.

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Photo by Olivier Guillard on Unsplash


Our ancestors were more badass than we assume

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Our own species is a relative newcomer. | Image credits: Elisabeth Daynes/ Science Photo Library

1. They owned inbuilt pesticide beds


Attributes that medieval knights had that you don't about

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Image by Adalhelma from Pixabay


A short historic account of the Mughals in India

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Jama Masjid (great mosque) built under the rule of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in 1656 | It is located in the heart of puraani (old) Delhi, India, surrounded by the infamous Chandni Chowk market | Image source: Sergio Capuzzimati on Unsplash


The tragic tale of Raziya Sultan: the only woman to ever sit on Delhi’s throne

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Image by Shindevaishu / Wikimedia Commons taken from Medievalists.net


A step-by-step guide on how to save money in your 20s.

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Photo: Katie Harp/Unsplash


#3 Pros Own Their Ideas; Amateurs Don’t

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Photo by Justin Clark on Unsplash


And What You Can Do About It

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Photo by Leio McLaren (leiomclaren.com) on Unsplash


1730–1740: Empress Anna of Russia

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Empress Anna Ivanovna by George S. Stuart | Image source: Wikimedia Commons

1730 — 1740: Empress Anna of Russia


A beginner’s guide to freelance writing

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Photo by Davide Baraldi on Unsplash

1. Make a target and stick to it

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