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The New Cambridge History of India: Towards the northeast Isanya of the palace is the great temple of Siva. The author tries to be subjective about the ruler Rajendra Chola, who is often misunderstood as an unkind emperor.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Besides the names of the palace and fort walls, the yangai of a few roads and streets ganggai preserved in the epigraphs.

Brihadisvara Temple, Gangaikonda Cholapuram – Wikipedia

The Royal palace, the city buildings are all one with the dust. The reasons for the city’s destruction are unclear. Chola’s wife Veerama Devi was a courageous woman too and this book details on her and how she did justice to her name by living with honour and valour.

May 27, Saran rated it really liked it.

Clean lawns surround the temple premises. The square-shaped ardha mandapa connects the sanctum and the great hall. Aug 11, Harish rated it it was amazing. Transnationalism in Ancient and Medieval Societies. It brought merchants from all over the world.


‘Gangaikonda Cholapuram’ – The City of the Chola who brought the Ganges.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Rajendra Chola has always been a fascinating figure t If you want to know anything and everything about Rajendra Chola, then this book is for you,the author Balakumaran who continues the history of Cholas after Udaiyar examines every aspect of the life of Rajendra Chola and crafts an extremely detailed and dense history of the great man and his conquests.

The tower rises as a vertical square structure to a height of Islam in South Asia: Jan 13, Hariprasath Thiagarajan rated it really liked it. Kinda book to read. Except for this temple, the old city of Gangaikonda Cholapuram — the capital of a powerful Asian empire for over two centuries along with its other major Chola-era Hindu temples have been completely destroyed, leaving a desolate place.

Kumaran Vellaisamy rated it really liked it Jan 12, As ofthe ancient city exists as a heritage town in konsa Ariyalur district of Tamil Nadu, India.

கங்கை கொண்ட சோழன் பாகம் 1 [Gangai Konda Cholan #1]

Summary of the Book With an engaging narration of the genius writer Balakumaran, this novel offers an unputdownable read for history lovers. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.


Return to Book Page. Other books in the series. How to download this? Each band has five individual bays on the south, west and east sides with pilasters between the bays.

Arun rated it liked it Feb 14, Vishnu Durga sculpture showing Vaishnavism-Shaktism ,onda and the belief that Durga is Vishnu’s sister. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Gangaikonda Cholapuram Temple.

The last part brings us close to tears, making us wonder at he sheer scale of the reach of such a wonderful ruler who spread our glory far and wide. GangaiKonda Chozhan is a must read for those who want to know more comprehensively about the Cholas.

Chola’s wife Veerama Devi was a courageous woman too and this book details on her and how she did justice to her name by living with honour and gzngai.

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