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THE SATAVAHANAS

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KHARAVELA

KHARAVELA Kharavela (193 BCE–170 BCE) was the greatest king of the Mahameghavahana dynasty of Kaḷinga. It was an ancient ruling dynasty of Kalinga after the decline of the Mauryan Empire. The main source of information about Kharaveḷa is his famous seventeen line rock-cut Hatigumpha inscription in a cave in the Udayagiri hills near Bhubaneswar, Odisha. […]

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Sungas and Kanvas

Sungas and Kanvas After the death of Asoka, his successors were not able to keep the vast Mauryan Empire intact. The provinces started declaring their independence. The northwest India slipped out of the control of the Mauryas and a series of foreign invasions affected this region. Kalinga declared its independence and in the further south […]

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