Turimella: 1 definition


Turimella 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.

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Source: What is India: Annual Report on Indian Epigraphy (1945-1952)

Turimella is an archaeologically important site situated in Cumbum-taluk (Kurnool district, Madras), known for inscriptions regarding the ancient history of India. For example, at Turimella there is a slab set up in front of the
Pāpavināśeśvara temple which registers a gift of land made by a chief who bore the surname ‘Ujenīpiśācha’ and was ruling over Eruva fom the city Turutaṭāka for the merit of his mother. The chief is further described as the right-hand man of Goggi-Bhaṭāra.

This (archaic) Telugu inscriptions belongs to king Vikramāditya of the Western Chālukya dyansty and is dated his second regnal year.

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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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