Indian History

Satakarni I-Hala-Pulomavi-Yagnasri


      Satakarni I-Pulomavi-Hala-Yagnasri
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Satakarni I-Nanaghat Inscription
1. Simuka was the founder of Satavahana dynasty. Simuka was succeeded by his brother Krishna.
2. Satakarni I ascended the throne after Krishna.
3. Satakarni I married a Naga princess Naganika.
4. Dakshanapathapathi was the titles of Satakarni I.
5. Satakarni I performed two Asvamedha Yagas and one Rajasuya yaga.
6. Satakarni I was the greatest king among the early Satavahanas.
7. Nanaghat inscription was issued by Naganika.
8. Pushyamitra Sunga and Kharavela were the contempararies of Satakarni I. Kharavela invaded against Satavahanas during the period of Satakarni I.
9. Guntupalli and Hatigumpha inscriptions says that the Satakarni I was defeated in the hands of Kalinga king Kharavela.
10. In Girnar inscription Rudradaman mentioned that he defeated Satakarni twice.
11. Rudradaman was the Saka ruler issued first complete Sanskrit Inscription.
Pulomavi I
12. Pulomavi I invaded North India. He killed Susharma and captured Pataliputra.
Hala
13. Hala was the 17th king of Satavahana dynasty.
14. Lilavati Parinayam contains about the marriage of Hala.
15. He patronized many poets. Hence he had the title Kavivatsala.
16. Hala wrote Gathasaptasati.
Yagnasri Satakarni
16. The last great Satavahana ruler was Yagna Sri Satakarni.
Pulomavi III
17. Maukadoni Inscription belonged to Pulomavi III.