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Discuss the rise of the first Magadhan empire. [UPPSC-1990]

Q. Discuss the rise of the first Magadhan empire. [UPPSC-1990] Ans: Magadha was one of the sixteen maha- janapadas which flourished shortly before the time of Gautam Buddha. Out of the sixteen maha-janapadas Magadha, Kosala, Vatsa and Avanti rose into prominence and engaged in the struggle for the supremacy. Besides, the republican confederacy of the […]

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