Vijayanagar
geographical name Hindu kingdom (1336-1565) S India S of the Krishna

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Vijayanagar —   [vidʒ ; Sanskrit »Stadt des Sieges«], Vijayanagara, ausgedehnte Ruinenstadt beim heutigen Dorf Hampi im Bundesstaat Karnataka, Südindien, am rechten Ufer der Tungabhadra; 1336 gegründete Hauptstadt des gleichnamigen Hindureiches, das innerhalb… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Vijayanagar — Former Hindu kingdom, southern India, south of the Krishna River. Founded in 1336 by leaders of the Kanarese people, it became the greatest empire of southern India and for more than two centuries served as a barrier against Muslim raiders from… …   Universalium

  • Vijayanagar — Ausdehnung des Reiches von Vijayanagara auf dem Machthöhepunkt ca. 1520 Vijayanagar (oder Vijayanagara) war ein hinduistisches Königreich in Südindien, bestehend von 1336/46 bis 1565. Es war nach einer gleichnamigen Stadt (deutsch: Stadt des… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vijayanagar — Ex reino hindú del sur de India, situado al sur del río Krishna. Fundado en 1336 por líderes del pueblo kanara, llegó a ser el mayor imperio de la India meridional y durante más de dos siglos sirvió de barrera contra los invasores musulmanes del… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vijayanagar — Royaume de Vijayanâgara Cet article fait partie de la série Histoire de l Inde Périodes Inde ancienne Sultanat de …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vijayanagar, Bangalore — Vijayanagar is a residential locality in west Bangalore, India. It derives its name from the Vijayanagara empire that flourished in south India during 15th and 16th centuries. It is bound by Mysore Road and Magadi Road, with Chord Road cutting… …   Wikipedia

  • VIJAYANAGAR (EMPIRE DE) — VIJAYANAGAR EMPIRE DE Les rescapés de la dynastie hindoue des Kakatiya, du pays ndhra, Harihara Ier et Bukka, chassés par les musulmans, fondent en 1336, sur les rives de la Tungabhadra, une place forte nouvelle, Vijayanagar, à la dénomination… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Vijayanagar Metropolitan City — comprised of the urban core of the imperial city and the surrounding principalities of the regal capital of the Vijayanagar empire in the time period spanning early 14th. century to the middle of 16th. century C.E.Abdur Razzak, the Persian… …   Wikipedia

  • Vijayanagar (Stadt) — 42 Meter hoher Gopuram des Virupaksha Tempels, erbaut um 1440 Blick über den heutigen Ort …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vijayanagar Empire —    Founded by Harihara and Bukka who claimed to be the descendents of Yadava rulers of Deogir. They were originally in the service of the Kakatiya ruler of Warangal, Rudradeva, and were carried to Delhi as prisoners along with him in 1324. On… …   Historical dictionary of Medieval India

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