Posts tagged with mahabharata

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  • 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,...




  • Kambojas Queen Cleophis - the queen of Assacana
  • Kambojas Queen Cleophis - the queen of Assacana


    Cleophis (Sanskrit: Kripa, काम्बोज महारानी कृपा)[1] was the queen of Assacana and mother of Assakenos or Assacanus, the war-leader of the Assakenoi or Assacani people at the time of Alexander's invasion (Curtius). The Assakenoi (Sanskrit Ashvakas: from Ashva...



  • Kamboja  - An Ancient Country of India
  • Kamboja - An Ancient Country of India


    Kamboja (Sanskrit: कम्बोज और काम्बोज ) was the ancient name of a country, and the Indo-Iranian (भारत-आर्यों) Kshatriya tribe (क्षत्रिय जनजाति), the Kambojas, settled therein. The country is listed as one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas or...


  • Kambhoji Raga
  • Kambhoji Raga


    Kambhoji or Kamboji or Kambodhi is a sublime classical raga or musical mode (anciently known as Kambhoja or Kamboja), which is very popular in Indian musical landscape It is known as Thakkesi pann in ancient Tamil music(3BCE) which is the oldest reference to this musical mode. Evidence exists that the ancient Kambojas...