Which was the capital of Chera kingdom?

Chera dynasty

Capital Early Cheras Kuttanad Muziris (Muchiri) Kongu Cheras Karur Chera/Perumals of Makotai (formerly Kulasekharas) Kodungallur (Makotai/Vanchi) Mushika Cheras (Mushika dynasty) Kannur Venadu Cheras (Kulasekharas) Kollam
Common languages Tamil, Old Malayalam
Religion Saivism
Today part of India

What was the capital of pandyas?

Korkaiport, early historic
Maduraitill 1335 CETenkasitill 1660 CE
Pandya dynasty/Capitals

The capital of the Early Pandyan kingdom was initially Korkai, Thoothukudi and was later moved to Koodal (now Madurai) during the reign of Nedunjeliyan I.

What was the capital and port of Cheras?

Notes: The Chera territory covered mostly the Kerala coast. The capital of the Cheras was located at Vanji/Karuvur. There emblem was Bow and the premium ports were Tondi and Muchiri.

Which was the capital of Kulasekhara?

Suicide squads were set up to meet the challenge. Rama Varma Kulashekhara (r. 1090–1102), the last of the Kulasekharas and the first Kulasekhara Venad ruler moved his capital to a provincial capital Kollam when Later Chola king Kulothunga Chola I sacked Mahodyapuram.

Who is the most famous Chera king?

Sengutturan was the greatest king of the Chera dynasty as mentioned in the Chera tradition. He had defeated the Chola and the Pandya kings.

What happened Cholas?

From 1216 the Hoysala kings obtained lands in the Chola country, former Chola feudatories threw off their allegiance, northern powers intervened, and the upheaval facilitated the Pandya conquest of the Chola country in 1257. The Chola dynasty ended in 1279.

Who defeated the Cheras and seized?

Answer: The Pandyas were defeated by Chola king Parantaka in 910 AD (the fate of the Kongu Chera country, then ruled by Kongu Cheras, upon the fall of Madurai is not known).

Who ruled Kerala before Cheras?

During the first five centuries ce the region was a part of Tamilakam—the territory of the Tamils—and thus was sometimes partially controlled by the eastern Pandya and Chola dynasties, as well as by the Cheras. In the 1st century Jewish immigrants arrived, and, according to local Christian tradition, St.

Which is the capital of the Chera kingdom?

The Cheras were the ruling dynasty of the present-day state of Kerala and parts of Tamil Nadu in South India. Their capital was Muziri also known as Vanchi. Which is the capital of Chera kingdom?

Where was the headquarters of the Kongu Cheras?

The headquarters of the Kongu Cheras was located at Karur-Vanchi ( Karur) in central Tamil Nadu. The Chera rulers of Kongu were subordinate to or conquered by Chalukya, Pallava and Pandya kings. Rashtrakuta and Chola rulers are also said to have overrun the Kongu Chera country.

When did the Chera dynasty end in Tamil Nadu?

Pandyan Kingdom was located in Tamil Nadu reigned around 6th century BC and ended around the 15th century AD. The Chera Dynasty had ruled in two different time-periods.

When did Kongu Chera separate from Chera kingdom?

Present-day central Kerala probably detached from Kongu Chera kingdom around 8th-9th century AD to form the Chera Perumal kingdom (c. 9th- 12th century AD). The exact nature of the relationships between the various branches of Chera rulers is somewhat unclear.