Raj is the ruling government in India.
An example of raj is the British ruling over India between 1858 and 1947.
in India, rule; government
Origin of rajHindi from r?jya, kingdom: see rajah
the British government in, or its dominion over, the states of India
Dominion or rule, especially the British rule over India (1757-1947).
Origin of rajHindi rāj from Sanskrit rājā king ; see reg- in Indo-European roots.