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Battle of Takkolam - Atakur Inscription

Battle of Takkolam gave a body blow to the Chola power. The crown prince, Rajaditya was killed in the battle and there was a dynastic chaos in the Chola Empire from 950 to 985 after the king Parantaka died – five kings changed in the duration and the kingdom became an obscure entity from being a major power during that time. 204 more words

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Are the Cholas Really Tamil?

Rajendra Chola is one of the most famous of the Chola kings. A copper plate grant of his, known as Tiruvalangadu grant, gives a detailed story of the genesis of the dynasty besides other things. 948 more words

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Man’s Misrule

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The eras of the nations, in which we live, bring us to the culmination and climax of man’s misrule. 53 more words

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Modern Cholas – The confused lot

Well, they don’t know what’s their origin, they don’t know what their ancestors did. The older one gives a brief picture while the newer one is a more floral one. 1,166 more words

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Tiruvalangadu Copper Plates - A Floral Origin of the Cholas and References to the End of Pallavas

Discovered in 1905, these plates are one of the best indicators of how the Pallava Empire ended.

Well, like any other kings, they linked themselves to one of the main dynasties of Puranic India. 6,527 more words

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Christ vs. War

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Christ says, “Love your enemies”;
War says, “Hate them.”

Christ says, “Bless them who curse you”; 262 more words

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All Forms of Government Are Bad

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What kind of government is the best? In school the children are taught that the form of government they are under is the best. 77 more words

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