Rise of Magadha and Nandas

Rise of Magadha and Nandas There were initially 16 Maha-Janapadas. Magadha formed one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas. In course of time small or weak kingdoms either submitted to stronger rulers or got eliminated. Finally in 6th century BC only 4 major kingdom survived: Avanti, Vatsa, Kosala and Magadha, Out of these four, finally Magadha emerged […]

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