Posts in Kamboj History Category

  • पुराण क्या है, पुराण कितने है, उनके नाम और कथा
  • पुराण क्या है, पुराण कितने है, उनके नाम और कथा


    पुराण शब्द का शाब्दिक अर्थ है पुराना, लेकिन प्राचीनतम होने के बाद भी पुराण और उनकी शिक्षाएँ पुरानी नहीं हुई हैं, बल्कि आज के सन्दर्भ में उनका महत्त्व और बढ़ गया है। ये पुराण श्वांस के रूप में मनुष्य की जीवन&#...


  • कम्बोज जाति का इतिहास
  • कम्बोज जाति का इतिहास


    कम्बोज और काम्बोज (Kamboj) लोग भारत और पाकिस्तान के पंजाब क्षेत्र के एक जातीय समुदाय हैं जो प्राचीन काम्बोज (Kambojas) जनजाति के आधुनिक प्रतिनिधि हैं। प्राचीन काम्बोज जनजाति भारत&#...


  • Kambojas in Manusmriti
  • Kambojas in Manusmriti


    Manusmriti informs us that, in consequence of the omission of sacred Brahmanical rituals/codes and of their not heeding to the Brahmanans, the following noble Kshatriyas (Kshatriya Jatayah) have gradually sunk in this world to the state of vrishalatam i.e. become degenerate Kshatriyas: the Paundrakas, Chodas, Dravidas,...


  • Rajyapala Kamboja - Founder of the Kamboja Pala dynasty of Bengal
  • Rajyapala Kamboja - Founder of the Kamboja Pala dynasty of Bengal


    Rajyapala or Kamboja-Vamsa-Tilaka was the founder of the Kamboja Pala dynasty of Bengal. This dynasty had ruled over northern and western Bengal. Four rulers of this dynasty are known who ruled, either over north-west Bengal or parts thereof, from second half of tenth century to the first quarter of 11th century. The last...


  • Connection between Kambojas King Sudakshina and Cyrus the Great
  • Connection between Kambojas King Sudakshina and Cyrus the Great


    Sudakshina Kamboja is mentioned to have attended Draupadi’s self-choice (Swayamvara) ceremony along with the kings of neighbouring kingdoms viz Shalya, the king of Madra Kingdom, with his son, the heroic Rukmangada, Rukmaratha, Somadatta (king of Bahlika Kingdom) of the Kuru (????) race with his three sons &ndash...



  • KambojaDvaravati Ancient Land Trade Route
  • KambojaDvaravati Ancient Land Trade Route


    The Kamboja–Dvaravati trade route began at the seaport of Dvaravati. It passed through the Anarta region to Madhyamika, a city near Chittor. South of Aravalli, the road reached the Indus River, where it turned north. At Roruka (modern Rodi), the route split in two: one road turned east and followed the river Sarasvati...


  • The Kamboja Kingdom - Sixteen Mahajanapadas
  • The Kamboja Kingdom - Sixteen Mahajanapadas


    Today we present the last ofsolasa(sixteen)mahajanapadas-- the great states of ancient India. The Kamboja Kingdom has been mentioned in association with the Gandhara Kingdom, the two being located in close proximity to one another in northwest India. Kamboja is also listed along with Darada and the Bahlika (Bactria...


  • Kamboja Asvaka Ksatriya (Indo-Iranian Light Cavalry)
  • Kamboja Asvaka Ksatriya (Indo-Iranian Light Cavalry)


    Master horsemen and horse traders, Kambojas never leave an opportunity to plunder using their light horse troops. Living on both sides of the Khyber Pass, they were a part of the "Arya" races which stormed and conquered India, some 1500 years before. Their own name was a mistaken identity by the Helllenes of Alexandros...


  • Kamboja Kings of Bengal
  • Kamboja Kings of Bengal


    A third branch of these Central Asian Kambojas seems to have migrated eastwards along the Himalayan foothills, hence their notice in the chronicles of Tibet (Kam-po-ji/Kam-po-ce) and Nepal (Kambojadesa). Fifth century CE [[Brahma Purana]] (53/16) mentions Kambojas with Pragjyotisas and Tamraliptikas. Sasanavamsa...