Rajapura (also known as Rajavasa) was the capital of
Kamboja Kingdomas per epic Mahabharata(7.4.5). It is identified as the modern day Rajauriin Kashmir. Kalinga Kingdomalso had its capital named as Rajapura.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Kamboja Kingdom — Kamboja or Kamvoja is one of 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 … Wikipedia
Rajapura — was the capital of Kalinga king Chitrangada. Duryodhana s wife was the daughter of Chitrangada. He abducted the Kalinga princess with the help of his friend Karna. Kamboja Kingdom also had its capital named as Rajapura … Wikipedia
Location of the Kamboja Kingdom — Kamboja was the name of an ancient country and the Indo Iranian warrior tribe settled therein. The country is listed as one of the sixteen Mahajanapadas or great nations in ancient Buddhist texts. The Kambojas are attested to have both Indian as… … Wikipedia
Parama Kamboja — Ancient Sanskrit literature reveals that like the Madras/Uttara Madras and the Kurus/Uttara Kurus, the ancient Kambojas also had, at least two settlements. The great epic Mahabharata sufficiently attests two main divisions of the Kambojas which… … Wikipedia
Kapisa Province — Geobox|Province country = Afghanistan country name = Kapisa native name = کاپیسا map caption = Map of Afghanistan with Kapisa highlighted capital = Mahmud i Raqi capital lat d = 35.0 capital long d = 69.7 population as of = 2002 population =… … Wikipedia
Kambojas and Cambodia — Cambodia or Kambodia is the English transliteration of the French name Kambodge , which name stands for Sanskrit Kamboja (Persian Kambujiya or Kambaujiya ). In Chinese historical accounts, the land was known as Chenla. The ancient inscriptions of … Wikipedia
Ashvakas — The Ashvakas or Ashvayanas, classically called the Asenes ( la. Aseni), are a very ancient people of north east Afghanistan (Nuristan) and the entire Peshawar Valley up to Punjab, Pakistan. They are/were a sub group of the Greater Kamboja tribe… … Wikipedia
Mahajanapadas — Mahā Janapadas ← 700s–300s … Wikipedia
Kalinga Kingdom — Kalinga forms the sea shore of Orissa state in India. Kuru king Duryodhana s wife was from Kalinga. Kalingas sided with Duryodhana in the Kurukshetra War. The founders of five eastern kingdoms, which included: Angas (east, central Bihar), Vangas… … Wikipedia
Kamboj in Muslim and British Era — Kamboj or Kambohs (Urdu: کمبوہ ) are tribes of the Punjab region, said to be the modern representatives of the ancient Kambojas. They are found as Hindus, Sikhs, Muslims, Persians, Jaina and Buddhists and are mostly confined to northern parts of… … Wikipedia