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Boita Rules and regulations regarding construction of ships were recorded in the Sanskrit Juktikalpataru. The Madalapanji records that king Bhoja built many ships with local wood. The ships have a single mast with a square sail. The first ship has standing elephants in the front part, two people seated in the center and two sailor with oars at the rear steering the ship. From December to early March, the retreating monsoons blow in the reverse direction. The pattern reverses during January and February. Ships outbound from Tamralipta would have followed the Burmese coast, stopping at the Nicobar islands , a one-month journey. From there, they continued to the southeast, then sailed down the Malay Peninsula and through the strait of Malacca , and onward to Java or Bali, or headed northeast to Indochina or China. An alternative route was southward down the coast of India, perhaps stopping in Ceylon, then southeast to Sumatra.

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Tweet You think it is simple to sequence chronologically the happenings of history. Well, here is a quiz to challenge your assumption: Or was it the Revolt of ? Or the heroic rebellion of Dewan Velu Thampi of Travancore, who, from all accounts, tormented the British in ? These are the questions which all of us will soon have to grapple, courtesy Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar.

Dolphins are also seen here.

After a brief debate, the lower house, Lok Sabha , passed the bill and amendment on 9 November History of Odisha and Historic sites in Odisha Lingaraja Temple built by the Somavanshi king Jajati Keshari Prehistoric Acheulian tools dating to Lower Paleolithic era have been discovered in various places in the region, implying an early settlement by humans. He turned into a pacifist and converted to Buddhism. Kharavela was a Jain ruler. He also built the monastery atop the Udayagiri hill.

By the reign of Yayati II, c. Yayati II is supposed to have built the Lingaraj temple at Bhubaneswar. Notable rulers of the dynasty were Anantavarman Chodaganga , who began re-construction on the present-day Shri Jagannath Temple in Puri c. The region resisted integration into the Mughal empire until , when it was conquered by Sultanate of Bengal.

Ramachandra Bhanja himself was killed by Bayazid Khan Karrani. They agreed to treaty because their leader Qutlu Khan Lohani had recently died. But, they then broke the treaty by attacking the temple town of Puri.

Maritime history of Odisha

It is believed that during the Mahabharata period, the Sabar and the Saora tribes arrived in the region from the hills. In ancient times, Odisha was known as Kalinga. The devastating war deeply affected Ashoka who after seeing the massive killings embraced Buddhism. In the 4th century AD, the region came under the control of the Guptas. Muslims gained prominence in the 13th and the 14th centuries till The state also witnessed the rule of Nawab of Hyderabad and the Marathas.

Its carvings, however, were left unfinished.

Lingaraj Temple Lingaraj Temple is a temple of the Hindu god Shiva and is one of the oldest temples of the Temple City Bhubaneswar, a revered pilgrimage center and the capital of the state of Odisha. The temple of Lingaraja, the biggest of all at Bhubaneswar is located within a spacious compound wall of latterite measuring feet by feet. The wall is 7 feet 6 inches thick and surmounted by a plain slant coping. Alongside the inner face of the boundary wall there runs a terrace probably meant to protect the compound wall against outside aggression.

The temple of Lingaraja is by far the most notable monument of Bhubaneswar. Rising to a height of about one hundred and eighty feet and dominating the entire landscape it represents the quintessence of the Kalinga type of architecture and the culminating result of the architectural tradition at Bhubaneswar. This temple has actually four parts: This temple has images of both Shiva and Vishnu.

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We have already discussed the arts of the Mauryan period in the previous article. This post also deals with some of the important architectural sites such as Sanchi, Ajanta, Ellora, etc. You not only will learn the important facts related to Indian culture, but will also start to love the subject!

The temple is built with red gold sandstones known as rajrani locally and hence the name of the temple Raj Rani Temple.

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The culture has been influenced by religions like Jainism, Hinduism and Buddhism.

Maritime history of Odisha

An image of third Pandava, Arjuna, driving his chariot is also seen on the tower.

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