Punnappakkam, aka: Punnappākkam; 1 Definition(s)


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Punnappākkam is an archaeologically important site situated in Tiruvallur-taluk (Chingleput district, Madras), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Punnappākkam there is a Tamil inscription on a slab in the ruins of a temple in the village. It commences with the introduction Tirumagal pola.

This inscription belongs to king Rājarājakesarivarman Rājarājadeva of the Chola dynasty.

Source: What is India: Annual Report on Indian Epigraphy (1945-1952)
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The history of India traces the identification of countries, villages, towns and other regions of India, as well as royal dynasties, rulers, tribes, local festivities and traditions and regional languages. Ancient India enjoyed religious freedom and encourages the path of Dharma, a concept common to Buddhism, Hinduism, and Jainism.

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