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Kundagiri, aka: Kunda-giri, Kuṇḍagiri; 1 Definition(s)

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Kuṇḍagiri (कुण्डगिरि).—There are two small hills Kuṇḍa-giri and Milikunda mentionedin Davangera and Koramanga grants of Ravivarman. Kuṇḍa-giri is taken identical with Kudgere in the Shimoga district. In the Davange grant, it is said to have resisted the missile let downupon it by Raghu but that it submissively obeyed Ravi’s command.

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 Dharma, incorporated into religions such as Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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