- Abhira kingdom
Abhira kingdom finds reference in
Hindu scriptures, but its description and location varies according to the particular scripture.
The most ancient reference to Abhira Kingdom indicates its location on the banks of the River
Saraswati. Other references indicate its location on the banks of the Indus. Sindhprovince was also called Abhirdesh, meaning the abode of Abhiras (people).
Currently, a number of scholars believe that term was used for holy
Yadavkingdoms. In that way, Dwarkaand Mathuraof Lord Krishnawere also Abhira kingdoms.
The most ancient book on sex, the
Kama Sutrawas composed in Abhira Kingdom.
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