Tag Archive: chess origin

Jun 19

Origin, history and Legend of Chess game.

The origin and history of chess is still an open debate. While the main contender for this question is China , many say that it originated in India . Most scholars agree that chess originated in India in the sixth century as “chaturanga”, a military-style strategy game.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.explainstuff.com/2009/06/19/origin-and-legend-of-chess-game/