Origin of Chess

The research on origin of chess was concentrated only on written investigation as well as resulting in archeological evidence which opinions about the origin of the game (chess). The evidences that are researched and found were available with no usage of detailed conventional theory. Hence, the question regarding the origin of chess was still in open stage. Even some assumptions like divinization models, mathematical calculations were assumed for the game basis.  Many scholars in the chess history solved the origin of chess classification issue but only after the agreement of models relationships which already exists. With the help of some theories assumption, chess was invented by an individual with its complexity.

Another significant step towards the origin of chess was found to be better after the invention by IGK2 (initiative group konigstein) during the year 1991. The members of the group looked up for the proper evidence and came with three different elements. They are 1) king, 2) soldiers/pawns 3) other pieces. It is clearly stated about the three elements that these are the stems from several sources and they are combined together, used up to date. This method has to be done by Silk Road merchants who had some experiences in merging with elements from several sources. It has been suggested that the king element and the behavior was selected from the Chinese style game, then the pawn/soldiers were selected from the Indian games and finally the other elements (bishop, horse, elephants) were selected from the astrological style methods. Some of the alternative moves by the other elements were purely selected from the TIC TAC TOE game…

It doesnt matters which theory is valid and which theory is selected for the origin of game but the way how it has accepted and spreading of the game alone is very important. The foremost predecessors of the chess game were started during the 6th century AD. Then it has spread to Persia. The game was taken control by Muslim world as soon as the Arabs starting ruling Persia and it has crossed to the southern part of the European countries. Chess game was started in Europe to involve only from the 15th century and during the 19th century; the foremost chess championship tournament series was started (1886). There was a rapid change in the chess game as well as found to be great leaps towards the game during the 20th century and world chess federation (FIDE) was started and still continued with it as well.

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