Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E06 – Gorkha Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline Since the independence of India in 1947, as per the terms of the Britain–India–Nepal Tripartite Agreement, six Gorkha regiments, formerly part of the British Indian Army, became part of the Indian Army and… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E05 – Bihar Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Bihar Regiment is an Indian Army infantry regiment, and traces its origins back to the British Indian Army. The Bihar Regiment was formed in 1941 by regularising the 11th (Territorial) Battalion, the… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E04 – Kumaon Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Kumaon Regiment is the most decorated infantry regiment of the Indian Army. The regiment traces its origins to the 18th century and has fought in every major campaign of the British Indian… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E03 – Parachute Special Forces Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Parachute Regiment is the airborne regiment of the Indian Army and is one of the newly formed regiments. It is unique when compared to other regiments as it includes the Special Forces… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E02 – Mahar Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline Though the history of the Mahar Regiment dates back to when the Maratha Empire was expanding during the reign of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the regiment has witnessed several breakdowns. The regiment was fully… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2019): S02E01 – Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Jammu And Kashmir Light Infantry Regiment (JAKLI) has a history like no other. Because the formation of this regiment took place after Indian Independence, the traditions and practices followed by this regiment… Read More

Regiment Diaries Series 02 Overview (2019)

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline Celebrating the legacy of regiments and taking the viewers on an immersive journey through the rigours of training a warrior; this series showcases all that goes into turning a civilian into a solider.… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2018): S01E13 – The Garhwal Rifles

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Garhwal Rifles is an infantry regiment that has been decorated with one of the highest number of awards and mentions in the Indian Army. The British rulers in India were quick to… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2018): S01E12 – Mechanised Infantry Regiment

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Mechanised Infantry Regiment is one of the youngest regiments today in the Indian Army, although the history of the battalions that make up the regiment go way back to the 1700’s. The… Read More

Regiment Diaries (2018): S01E11 – The Grenadiers

Introduction Historical footage and interviews with soldiers showcase war stories, unique traditions and unifying principles of the Indian Army’s various regiments. Outline The Grenadiers was raised in 1778 and is one of the oldest regiments in the Indian Army. In every country, including India, the Grenadiers are made up of the best and strongest soldiers… Read More