Laxmibai

Laxmibai:

see Lakshmi BaiLakshmi Bai
or Laxmibai,
c.1828–58, maharani of Jhansi. Born into a Brahmin family of Benares (now Varanasi) and named Manakarnika, she had an unconventional childhood, receiving an education and martial training.
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