Posts tagged with "kamboja-country"

  • 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...


  • Kamboja Prince Parpakash
  • Kamboja Prince Parpakash


    The fourth prince of the Kambojas referenced in the Mahabharata is the younger brother of the illustrious prince Sudakshina Kamboja. In the Epic poetry|epic, this prince is simply addressed as Kamboja, but according to Pandit Bhagavadatta Sharma, the real name of the prince was Parpakash Kamboja (Bharata ka Itihaas, p...


  • Kamatha, King of Kamboja
  • Kamatha, King of Kamboja


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  • Chandravarma Kamboja
  • Chandravarma Kamboja


    Chandravarma Kamboja is the first Kamboja king mentioned by name in the Mahabharata. He appears to have been an ancient and very powerful ruler of the Kambojas. He finds mention in the Adiparva section of the Epic poetry|epic where he is stated to be an Asura or a demonic ruler (See main entry candra in Monier-Williams...


  • Maharaja Sudakshina Kamboja
  • Maharaja Sudakshina Kamboja


    King Draupida of Panchala had advised Yudhishtra to send messangers to Kamboja and other neighboring tribes to seek their military help before Duryodhana could do the same (MBH 5.4.18), but it appears that Duryodhana had pre-empted the show and wrested the initiative from the Pandavas. Sudakshina was not committed to any...


  • Kamboja Kings of Mahabharata
  • Kamboja Kings of Mahabharata


    The Kamboja and Gandhara kingdoms, being located in the extreme Uttarapatha of Madhyadesha or Aryanvarta, the Madhyadesha writers were not as familiar with these extreme kingdoms as they were with interior ones. Hence we have limited information on the ‘personal names’ of the Kamboja/Gandhara kings but especially...


  • Parama Kamboja Kingdom
  • Parama Kamboja Kingdom


    Drona Parava (????? ????) of Mahabharata refers to 6000 soldiers from the Parama Kamboja group who had sided with the Pandavas (???????) against the Kauravas (??????) in the Kurukshetra war (???????????). They have been described as "very handsome, very fortunate Kambojas" (prabhadrakastu Kambojah),[2] extremely fierce...


  • Kamboja Kingdom
  • Kamboja Kingdom


    Kamboja or Kamvoja is a kingdom grouped among the western kingdoms in the epic Mahabharata. Western kingdoms were cold countries and people used blankets. They also reared sheep and drank sheep milk. Kamboja Horses were of excellent quality. Their horses and even horsemen were used in the wars between kings of Aryavarta...


  • King Srindra Varmana Kamboj
  • King Srindra Varmana Kamboj


    Studies in Skanda Purana, 1978, p 59, A. B. L. Awasthi; History of Punjab, Vol I, 1996, (editors) Dr L. M. Joshi, Dr Fauja Singh, Publication Bureau, Punjabi University Patiala; Cosmo. Geography, pp 100-101, D. C. Sircar; Geography of Ancient and Medieval India, 1971, p. 261; History of Mediaeval Hindu India, 1979, p...