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Cukhsa means something in the history of ancient India. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

India history and geogprahy

Cukhsa is mentioned In Taxila Copper-plate inscription of Patika, and Taxila Silver Vase inscription of Jihoṇika. According to Sir Aurel Stein, It is identical with modem Chach, north-west of Taxila in the North of Attock district. Cukhsa is similar to a curious Sanskrit word coska, which according to Trikāṇḍaśeṣa means a horse from the districts on the Indus. It is possible that coska is another form of Cukhsa and it denoted some particular district on the Indus.

Source: archive.org: Geography In Ancient Indian Inscriptions
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The history and geography of India includes names of areas, cities, countries and other regions of India, as well as historical dynasties, rulers, tribes and various local traditions, languages and festivals. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom but primarely encourages the path of Dhamra, incorporated into religions such as Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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