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Indian History

Indus Valley Civilization Early Vedic Civilization Later Vedic Civilization Mahajanapadas Buddhism Jainism Mauryan Empire Post Mauryan Age-Kushans Gupta Empire Harshavardhana Sangam Age Satavahanas Vakatakas Kadambas Badami Chalukyas Rashtrakutas Chola Empire Kalyani Chalukyas Pallava Kingdom Rajputs Muslim Invasions Bahmani Empire Bhakti Movement Delhi Sultans Mughal Empire Sur Dynasty-Shershah Gajapati Kingdom Eastern Ganga Dynasty Hoysalas Ahom Kingdom Kakatiyas Kalachuris Later Pandyas Maratha Kingdom Sikhs Vijayanagara Empire Yadavas Advent of Europeans British Rule Constitutional Developments Education-Press Establishment of British le Governor Generals Moderates Popular Movements 1857 Revolt Revolutionary Terrorism Rise of Nationalism Lord Canning

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Indus Valley Civilization Early Vedic Civilization Later Vedic Civilization Buddhism Jainism Persian-Greek Invasions Mauryan Empire Kushans Gupta Empire Harshavardhana Indian Culture Sangam Age Satavahanas Chola Empire Badami Chalukyas Pallavas Rashtrakutas Kalyani Chalukyas Rajputs Muslim Invasions Bahmani Empire Delhi Sultans Mughal Empire Hoysala Kingdom Independent Kingdoms Kakatiyas Kalachuri Kingdom Later Pandyas Marathas Vijayanagara Empire Yadavas Sur Dynasty-Shershah Sikhs Advent of Europeans Revolts Governor Generals British Rule Natonal Leaders Popular Movements Revolutionary Terrorism Rise of Natonalism Viceroys Education-Press Constitutional Developments

Vakatakas

The period of Vakataka Empire was 250-500 A.D.

The founder of Vakataka Empire was Vindhyashakti.

The reign of Vindhyashakti was 250-270 A.D.

The capital of Vakataka Empire was Vatsagulma(today washim city of Maharashtra State).

Vakatakas were the successors of the Satavahanas and contemporaneous with Guptas.

The Vakataka Empire extended from southern edges of Gujarat and Malwa in the north to Tungabhadra river in the south and Arabean Sea in the west to Chattisgarh in the East.

Vindhyashakti was succeded by Pravarasena I (270-330 A.D).

He was the first Vakataka ruler who called himself as Samrat.

After Pravarasena I Vakatakas were divided into four branches.

Two branches are known and 2 are unknown.

The Vakataka Empire came to end in 500 A.D.