Posts tagged with "kamboja-country"



  • 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...



  • 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...