Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Kakatiyas of Eka Sila Nagaram

The Origins The exact origins of the dynasty are unclear. Some historians trace the origins of the Kakatiyas to a Gundaya who died fighting for the Rashtrakutas against the Eastern Chalukyas in the 10th Century. The story is that the … Continue reading

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Telugu Lessa

The Eastern Chalukyas and Telugu Note: Chalukyas != Western Chalukyas != Eastern Chalukyas Pulakesi II expanded his Chalukyan kingdom to Eastern Deccan in the first quarter of the 7th Century. After his death in a battle with the Pallava king, … Continue reading

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