Vikramaditya sentence example
- (Chandragupta Vikramaditya), who ascended the throne of the Guptas about A.D.
- The name Vikramaditya simply means "sun of power," and was adopted by several Hindu kings, of whom Chandragupta II.
- On the revival of Brahmanism Ajodhya was restored by King Vikramaditya (c. 57 B.C.).
- 236, the Andhra dynasty, after an existence of some 460 years, came to an end, under circumstances of which no record remains, and their place in western India was taken by the Kshaharata satraps, until the last of them was overthrown by Chandragupta Vikramaditya at the close of the 4th century.
- Vikramaditya, whose court and administration are described by the Chinese pilgrim Fa-hien, and who is supposed to have been the original of the mythical king Vikramaditya, who figures largely in Indian legends.Advertisement
- 642 he was defeated by the Pallavas of Conjeeveram, and though his son Vikramaditya I.
- Ujjain, known as Avanti in the Buddhist period and as Ozene to the Greeks, is one of the seven sacred cities of the Hindus and the traditional capital of King Vikramaditya, at whose court the "nine gems" of Sanskirt literature are said to have flourished.
- It was founded by Bijai Bahadur (vikramaditya), a sanad being granted him in 1804 and another in 1811.
- In 655 the Chalukya power was restored by Pulakesin's son Vikramaditya I.; but the struggle with the Pallavas continued until, in 740, Vikramaditya II.
- In 750 Vikramaditya's son, Kirtivarman Chalukya, was overthrown by the Rashtrakutas.Advertisement
- The reign of Vikramaditya VI., or Vikramanka, which lasted from 1076 to 1126, formed another period of Chalukya greatness.